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The Alchemist

Author: Paulo Coelho; Alan Clarke
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperOne, [1993] ©1993
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This story, dazzling in its powerful simplicity and inspiring wisdom, is about an Andalusian shepard boy named Santiago who travels from his homeland of Spain to the Egyptian desert in search of a treasure buried in the pyramids. Along the way he meets a gypsy women, 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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paulo Coelho; Alan Clarke
ISBN: 9780061122415 0061122416
OCLC Number: 873648237
Description: 197 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Alquimista.
Responsibility: Paulo Coelho ; translated by Alan R. Clarke.

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This story, dazzling in its powerful simplicity and inspiring wisdom, is about an Andalusian shepard boy named Santiago who travels from his homeland of Spain to the Egyptian desert in search of a treasure buried in the pyramids. Along the way he meets a gypsy women, 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 discovery of the treasure found within.

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