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The Madman

His Parables and Poems (Dodo Press)

by Kahlil Gibran

  • 262 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Dodo Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Self-Help & Practical Interests,
  • American - General,
  • Motivational & Inspirational,
  • Poetry / Single Author / American,
  • Religion : Inspirational,
  • Self-Help : Motivational & Inspirational,
  • Inspirational

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11676173M
    ISBN 101406528358
    ISBN 109781406528350
    OCLC/WorldCa156806349

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