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The alchemist : [a fable about following your dream]

Author: Paulo Coelho
Publisher: [San Francisco] : HarperSanFrancisco, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView 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 a treasure buried in the Pyramids. What starts out as a journey to find worldly goods turns into a discovery of the treasure found within.
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Genre/Form: Fables
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paulo Coelho
ISBN: 0062502174 9780062502179 9780061122415 0061122416
OCLC Number: 123243619
Awards: Short-listed for Eliot Rosewater Indiana High School Book Award 2003
Description: 177 pages
Other Titles: Alquimista.
Responsibility: Paulo Coelho ; translated by Alan R. Clarke.
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An Andalusian shepherd boy named Santiago travels from his homeland in Spain to the Egyptian desert in search of a treasure buried in the Pyramids. What starts out as a journey to find worldly goods turns into a discovery of the treasure found within.

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