The Prophet (version 5)

Kahlil Gibran (1883 - 1931)

The Prophet is the best known work of Khalil Gibran, also known as Kahlil Gibran, a Lebanese American poet and artist.

The poetic prose of The Prophet has delighted readers for generations, and the book became particularly popular in the 1960s. Al-Mustafa the prophet, who has lived abroad for many years, is about to board a ship home when he is stopped by a group of people with whom he discusses many aspects of life and the human condition, including love, children, freedom, reason and passion, pain, self-knowledge and death.

- Summary by Ruth Golding and Wikipedia
This recording was originally published on and was later released on Librivox when US copyright permitted.

Genre(s): Philosophy, Modern

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Part 1 Ruth Golding
Play 02 Part 2 Ruth Golding