Rare First Edition of Kahlil Gibran’s “The Prophet”

THE PROPHET  by Kahlil Gibran. Rare 1st edition, 2nd printing, March 1924, (stated on copyright page). This early edition is scarce and difficult to find.  Illustrated with 12 plates including frontispiece reproduced from original drawings by Gibran. Condition: Very good.

107 pages. No dust jacket.  Very dark green or black cloth with gilt lettering and design. Binding is tight, corners are bumped, there is some sun fading to a small area of rear cover (see photo), other very minor imperfections to covers such as scuffs, scratches and discoloration. Very light foxing to some pages and a ¾ inch tear to the outer margin of one plate not affecting the image.  Overall very good.  A nice tight copy.  Approx. 5 -1/2 X 8- 1/4 inches. Price: $2850 (price includes shipping and insurance).

Price: $2850

 

 

 

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