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Ferris, Anthony Rizcallah

Overview
Works: 40 works in 192 publications in 4 languages and 4,006 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Quotations  Fiction  Romance fiction  Biography  Poetry  Juvenile works  Self-portraits 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Author, Other, Contributor
Classifications: PJ7826.I2, 892.78
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Anthony Rizcallah Ferris
 
Most widely held works by Anthony Rizcallah Ferris
Tears and laughter by Kahlil Gibran( Book )

15 editions published between 1946 and 2011 in English and held by 561 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
The secrets of the heart, selected works by Kahlil Gibran( Book )

31 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in English and French and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An early collection of Kahlil Gibran & rsquo;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 & mdash;past, present, and future & mdash;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 & ldquo;The Crucified, & rdquo; his heart-wrenching lament for a Lebanon shackled by tradition and politics in & ldquo;My Countrymen, & rdquo; and his masterful use of symbolism and simile in & ldquo;The Secrets of the Heart. & rdquo; A writer with infinite abilities and an eye to the immortal, Gibran continually seeks true beauty no matter the form
Spirits rebellious by Kahlil Gibran( Book )

12 editions published between 1900 and 1993 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clarion call for freedom from one of the twentieth century's most important philosophers and writers, Kahlil Gibran A book so powerful it was burned in the marketplace of Beirut at the time of its publication, Kahlil Gibran's Spirits Rebellious is a clarion call for freedom in his homeland of Lebanon-for individuals and society. Gibran's bitter denunciation of religious and political injustice flows through his lyric pen in three parables, that of "Madame Rose Hanie," "The Cry of the Graves," and "Kahlil the Heretic." His vision of liberty is no less powerful today
The secrets of the heart; a special selection by Kahlil Gibran( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasury of Kahlil Gibran by Kahlil Gibran( Book )

16 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This treasury gathers together a wide-ranging collection of exquisite poems, prose and parables from world-renowned Lebanese poet, Kahlil Gibran, and illuminates the backgroud of Arabic tradition and discusses his outstanding qualities and preoccupations - above all the importance of friendship in its widest sense
Between night and morn; a special selection by Kahlil Gibran( Book )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 320 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 & rsquo;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 & ldquo;The Tempest, & rdquo; the discovery of love lost to war in & ldquo;The Mermaids, & rdquo; and the long voyage of sea and soul in the prose poem & ldquo;Between Night and Morn. & rdquo; From scathing indictments against worldly wrongs to tender spiritual exultations, Between Night and Morn powerfully evokes the mood and magnetism of Gibran
Spiritual sayings by Kahlil Gibran( Book )

26 editions published between 1962 and 1994 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kahlil Gibran, a self-portrait by Kahlil Gibran( Book )

9 editions published between 1959 and 1973 in English and held by 183 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
Thoughts and meditations by Kahlil Gibran( Book )

10 editions published between 1960 and 1993 in English and Multiple languages and held by 150 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( Book )

10 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For contents, see Author Catalog
Kahlil Gibran: a self-portrait by Kahlil Gibran( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self portrait by Kahlil Gibran( Book )

5 editions published between 1959 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voice of the Master by Kahlil Gibran( Book )

7 editions published between 1958 and 1990 in English and French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gibran answers life's most perplexing riddles, and reveals the victory of faith over grief
Spiritual sayings by Kahlil Gibran( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1970 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The broken wings by Kahlil Gibran( Book )

4 editions published between 1957 and 1989 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the doomed love affair between a young man and a married woman
The Voice of the Master ... Translated from the Arabic by Anthony R. Ferris( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Auto-portrait by Kahlil Gibran( Book )

2 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in Arabic and French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kahlil Gibran: A Self-Portrait by Anthony Rizcallah Ferris( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Treasured writings of Kahlil Gibran by Kahlil Gibran( Book )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Khalil Gibran (1883-1931) was an essayist, novelist, and mystic poet. He wrote The Prophet, a collection of philosophical essays that went on to become one of the bestselling books of the twentieth century. Though he was born in Lebanon, he moved to Boston's South End as a child and studied art with Auguste Rodin in Paris for two years before launching his literary career. Much of Gibran's work contains themes of religion and Christianity as well as spiritual love
 
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The secrets of the heart, selected works
Alternative Names
Fāris, Anṭūn Rizq Allāh

Ferris, Anthony R.

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