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The alchemist

Author: Paulo Coelho; Alan Clarke
Publisher: New Delhi ; New York : HarperCollins Publishers India : India Today Group, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
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. 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. No one knows what the treasure is, or if Santiago will be able to surmount the obstacles along the way. But what starts out as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fables
Fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paulo Coelho; Alan Clarke
ISBN: 9788172234980 8172234988
OCLC Number: 774912983
Description: 177 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Paulo Coelho ; translated by Alan R. Clarke.

Abstract:

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. 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. No one knows what the treasure is, or if Santiago will be able to surmount the obstacles along the way. But what starts out as a journey to find worldly goods turns into a discovery of the treasures found within.

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