Oxford: Bruno Cassirer, 1962. First English Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo. Near Fine / Very Good. Item #002549
390 p.p. Beige cloth boards with brown lettering on spine. Ligh bumping to spine ends, small damp stain to top edge, minor rubbing to corners, edges of text block lightly foxed. In mylar covered pictorial dust jacket. Dust jacket has two small chips to spine head at spine, one at foot, and chips to corners, bumping and sunning to edges, wear at front joint, creasing and soiling to rear cover. Stamp to FFEP. This is not a biography but an interpretation of one of the most loveable figures in history by the vivid Greek writer. Kazantzakis was arguably the most important and most translated Greek writer and philosopher of the 20th century.