COELHO, Paulo.

The Alchemist.

Translated by Alan R. Clarke.

San Francisco: Harper San Francisco, 1993 Stock Code: 138966
£1,500.00

"Be faithful always to your destiny"

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First edition in English, first printing, inscribed by the author on the title page, "Fanny: be always faithful to your destiny, Paulo Coelho, Oct 95". The Alchemist was originally published in Portuguese as O Alquimista in Brazil in 1988. It has since been translated into 67 languages and has sold upwards of 90 million copies worldwide.

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Description

Octavo. Original black quarter cloth, spine lettered in gilt, black paper-covered boards, dark blue endpapers, fore edge untrimmed. With the dust jacket.

Illustrations

A few in-text line drawings of stars, suns and moons.

Condition

A fine copy in fine jacket.

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