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Madman His Parables and Poems by Kahlil Gibran. Sixth Printing, 1929

Madman His Parables and Poems by Kahlil Gibran. Alfred A. Knopf. 1929. (Sixth Printing, October, 1929) Hardcover with no dust jacket. An early printing of 'The Prophet' author, Kahlil Gibran's, first book. Book has moderate cover edge wear. Wear is heavy on the top of the spine. Gilt lettering and decoration on the front cover is slightly faded, but still quite legible. Gilt on the spine is completely faded. There is some foxing to the full page illustrated pages. Foxing has bled a bit onto the adjacent pages. Otherwise, no previous owner markings. No tears, folds or creases to pages. Binding is tight with no looseness to pages. Not ex-library, not remaindered and not a facsimile reprint. For sale by Jon Wobber, bookseller since 1978. FB01a