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Ferris, Anthony Rizcallah

Overview
Works: 33 works in 165 publications in 3 languages and 3,964 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Quotations  Fiction  Poetry  Musical settings  Meditations  Self-portraits 
Roles: Translator, Editor
Classifications: PJ7826.I2, 892.78
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Most widely held works about Anthony Rizcallah Ferris
 
Most widely held works by Anthony Rizcallah Ferris
The secrets of the heart; a special selection by Kahlil Gibran ( Book )
29 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and held by 1,067 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An early collection of Kahlil Gibran's writings showcases the many styles of this prolific thinker, all profoundly beautiful Kahlil Gibran reveals his vision of the soul and understanding of the world-past, present, and future-in this rich sampling of more than twenty works. Prose tales, fables, and poems evoke the mystic East and form a world at once powerful, tender, joyous, and melancholy. This collection, penned when Gibran was still a young writer, reveals many of the themes and styles plumbed throughout his life, including his lifelong struggle against injustice in "The Crucified," his heart-wrenching lament for a Lebanon shackled by tradition and politics in "My Countrymen," and his masterful use of symbolism and simile in "The Secrets of the Heart." A writer with infinite abilities and an eye to the immortal, Gibran continually seeks true beauty no matter the form
Tears and laughter by Kahlil Gibran ( Book )
15 editions published between 1946 and 2011 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This classic work showcases the early brilliance and philosophical foundation of Kahlil Gibran, one of the most influential writers of the twentieth century Kahlil Gibran, author of The Prophet and one of the twentieth century's most revolutionary, inspiring writers, effortlessly blends his unique perspective on Eastern and Western philosophy in this early collection of work, written when he was just twenty years old. From delicate turns of phrase to strong assertions of equality, delightful rejoicings to frightening prophecies, Gibran's poetry and prose reveal his eternal hunger for love and beauty. This expanded edition includes key works of social justice such as "The Bride's Bed" and firmly establishes Gibran's role as champion of human rights and individual liberty
A treasury of Kahlil Gibran by Kahlil Gibran ( Book )
11 editions published between 1951 and 2011 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Passionate and spiritual writings uncovering the philosophical foundations of one of the twentieth century’s greatest thinkers Kahlil Gibran’s works are known throughout the world for their lyrical grandeur, wisdom, and insights drawn from the everyday sufferings of man. This nine-book collection captures one of modern history’s titanic literary figures at his best. Texts such as “The Secret of the Heart,” “Laughter and Tears,” and “Song of the Flower” reveal the vivid splendor of life through Gibran’s gifted similes and symbolism. Passionate and unforgettable, these verses of lyric prose impart to the reader a grand symphony of sparking joys epitomizing the qualities that have made Gibran one of the world’s most eminent philosophical virtuosos
Spirits rebellious by Kahlil Gibran ( Book )
12 editions published between 1900 and 1993 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"'Illustrations reproduced from original drawings by the author.'"
Between night and morn; a special selection by Kahlil Gibran ( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kahlil Gibran, a self-portrait by Kahlil Gibran ( Book )
10 editions published between 1960 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book by the author of "The Prophet" reveals his innermost self through his letters written between 1904 and 1930. They form a true self-portrait of the poet in the time of his greatest artistic productivity. These are Gibran's Boston & New York years, with an interlude in Paris, during which he studied under the sculptor Auguste Rodin. There are touching letters to his sister & other members of his family, there are thoughtful letters to Guraieb, the Editor who introduced him and impassioned letters to Ziadeh, the Lebanese writer with whom Gibran formed an extraordinary "literaary and love relationship" entirely through correspondence
Spiritual sayings by Kahlil Gibran ( Book )
24 editions published between 1962 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thoughts and meditations by Kahlil Gibran ( Book )
10 editions published between 1961 and 1993 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This author has put into words his thoughts about varied subjects that have appealed to him. He is a poet - a prophet - assailing the corruptions of Syrian government and upper social circles
A second treasury of Kahlil Gibran by Kahlil Gibran ( )
9 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For contents, see Author Catalog
Between night and morn by Kahlil Gibran ( )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A selection of early works by bestselling author Kahlil Gibran offers an accessible introduction to his beautiful language and inspiring worldview The prolific writings of Kahlil Gibran, author of The Prophet, continue to inspire a devoted international following and have transformed modern Arabic literature. In this volume of early writings, Gibran's simple yet lyrical style crosses from prose to poetry and yields insight into his dedication and inner vision of beauty, including the tale of a strange hermit in "The Tempest," the discovery of love lost to war in "The Mermaids," and the long voyage of sea and soul in the prose poem "Between Night and Morn." From scathing indictments against worldly wrongs to tender spiritual exultations, Between Night and Morn powerfully evokes the mood and magnetism of Gibran
A self portrait by Kahlil Gibran ( Book )
7 editions published between 1959 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The voice of the Master by Kahlil Gibran ( Book )
9 editions published between 1958 and 1972 in English and French and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gibran answers life's most perplexing riddles, and reveals the victory of faith over grief
Les secrets du coeur : poèmes et méditations by Kahlil Gibran ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ensemble prévu en huit volumes, consacré au poète mystique libanais Khalil Gibran et à son oeuvre. On y trouve des repères biographiques ainsi que des exposés destinés à cerner sa personnalité, sa philosophie et son art, mais surtout un choix de pensées et de textes divers extraits de ses écrits
A treasury of Kahlil Gibran, edited by Martin L. Wolf. Translated from the Arabic by Anthony Rizcallah Ferris by Kahlil Gibran ( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thoughts and Meditations. Translated from the Arabic and edited by Anthony R. Ferris ( Book )
2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Auto-portrait by Kahlil Gibran ( Book )
2 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in Arabic and French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The broken wings by Kahlil Gibran ( Book )
3 editions published between 1957 and 1967 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on Gibran's autobiographical novel, a young man falls in love with a woman who, bound by social convention, must marry another
Kahlil Gibran: A Self-Portrait by Anthony Rizcallah Ferris ( Book )
1 edition published in 1959 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Winter : SSATBB with piano by Z. Randall Stroope ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kahlil Gibran. A self-portrait. [Letters.] Translated from the Arabic and edited by Anthony R. Ferris. [With a facsimile.] ( Book )
2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Fāris, Anṭūn Rizq Allāh
Ferris, Anthony R.
Ferris, Anthony R. (Anthony Rizcallah)
Languages
English (144)
French (3)
Arabic (1)
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