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The alchemist

Author: Paulo Coelho; Alan Clarke
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperSanFrancisco, [2009?], ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"An Andalusian shepherd boy named Santiago travels from his homeland in Spain to the Egyptian desert in search of treasure buried in the pyramids. Along the way he meets a Gypsy woman, a man who calls himself king, and an alchemist, all of whom point Santiago in the direction of his quest ... What starts out as a journey to find worldly goods turns into a meditation on the treasures found within"--Publisher  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Brazilian fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paulo Coelho; Alan Clarke
ISBN: 9780062502179 0062502174
OCLC Number: 723054812
Notes: English translation originally published in 1993.
Description: 175 p. ; 22 cm.
Other Titles: Alquimista.
Responsibility: Paulo Coelho ; translated by Alan R. Clarke ; [with an introduction from the author].

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"An Andalusian shepherd boy named Santiago travels from his homeland in Spain to the Egyptian desert in search of treasure buried in the pyramids. Along the way he meets a Gypsy woman, a man who calls himself king, and an alchemist, all of whom point Santiago in the direction of his quest ... What starts out as a journey to find worldly goods turns into a meditation on the treasures found within"--Publisher description.

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