The Last Temptation. Nikos KAZANTZAKIS, P. A. BIEN, novel, translation.

The Last Temptation

Oxford: Bruno Cassirer, 1960. First U.K. Edition. First Impression. Octavo (20.75cm); pale blue-gray cloth, with titles stamped in navy blue on spine; dustjacket; [6],7-519,[1]pp. Faintest suggestion of foxing to text edges, else a clean, Near Fine copy. Dustjacket is price-clipped, with a hint of sunning to spine, and some faint, scattered foxing; Near Fine. The Greek author's fourth book, imagining an alternate fate for Jesus Christ. Basis for Martin Scorcese's controversial 1988 film The Last Temptation of Christ, starring Willem Dafoe and Harvey Keitel. CRITERION #70.

Price: $350.00

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