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Kazantzakis, Nikos 1883-1957

Overview
Works: 1,175 works in 3,594 publications in 14 languages and 46,996 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Christian fiction  Poetry  Records and correspondence  Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Personal narratives  Juvenile works 
Roles: Translator, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Dedicatee, Honoree, Creator, Recipient, Interviewee, Adapter, Composer, Correspondent, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Conceptor, Performer, Librettist
Classifications: PA5610.K39, 889.3
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Publications about Nikos Kazantzakis
Publications by Nikos Kazantzakis
Publications by Nikos Kazantzakis, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Nikos Kazantzakis
Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis( Book )
69 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and Arabic and held by 3,657 libraries worldwide
"Story of a Greek workman who accompanies the narrator to Crete to work a lignite mine and becomes the narrator's greatest friend and inspiration."--Back cover
The last temptation of Christ by Nikos Kazantzakis( Book )
42 editions published between 1922 and 2012 in English and Greek, Modern [1453- ] and held by 3,194 libraries worldwide
In this story, Jesus is presented as both fully human and fully devine, free of sin but subject to all temptations
The Odyssey : a modern sequel by Nikos Kazantzakis( Book )
27 editions published between 1958 and 1997 in English and held by 2,258 libraries worldwide
Twenty-four book sequel to the Homeric poem that continues the story of Odysseus from his return to Greece to his death
Saint Francis : a novel by Nikos Kazantzakis( Book )
17 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in English and held by 1,495 libraries worldwide
Fictional account of Saint Francis of Assisi's heroic single-mindedness in the face of extreme physical and spiritual suffering. He portrays the saint as a great lover and inspiring leader, who embraced radical poverty in the face of many obstacles and temptations
The Greek passion by Nikos Kazantzakis( Book )
17 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,450 libraries worldwide
The elders of Lycovrissi gather to select principles for the Passion Play. Among the villagers, Manolios is chosen to play Christ and Katerina is to play Mary. As this passionate story evolves they begin to change. Then there is a murder, and Manolios believes he must offer himself as sacrifice
The fratricides by Nikos Kazantzakis( Book )
12 editions published between 1964 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,212 libraries worldwide
Against the background of the Greek civil war of the late 1940s, Captain Drakos, son of the local priest Father Yanaros, has taken to the mountains with a group of villagers and joined the Communist rebels. It is Holy Week and Father Yanaros feels that he himself is bearing the sins of the world
Friedrich Nietzsche on the philosophy of right and the state by Nikos Kazantzakis( file )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,121 libraries worldwide
Freedom or death : a novel by Nikos Kazantzakis( Book )
16 editions published between 1955 and 1983 in English and held by 1,065 libraries worldwide
Freedom and Death is Kazantzakis's modern Iliad. The context is Crete in the late nineteenth century, the epic struggle between Greeks and Turks, between Chrisianity and Islam. A new uprising takes place to rival those of 1854, 1866 and 1878, and the island is thrown into confusion yet again. In the village of Megalokastro a Cretan resistance fighter, Captain Michales, is matched by the Turkish bey, his blood-brother. The life of the local community continues shakily, but is disrupted by explosions of violence
The saviors of God : spiritual exercises by Nikos Kazantzakis( Book )
5 editions published between 1960 and 1969 in English and held by 785 libraries worldwide
The rock garden, a novel by Nikos Kazantzakis( Book )
10 editions published between 1956 and 1969 in English and held by 781 libraries worldwide
Story of a man trying to save his own soul, yet intensely aware that others around him are fighting for their lives and calling on him to join them
Journey to the Morea by Nikos Kazantzakis( Book )
7 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 702 libraries worldwide
Account of the author's travels in modern Greece in search of his own roots in Greek culture and genius
Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis( file )
21 editions published between 1965 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 684 libraries worldwide
Zorba, an irrepressible, earthy hedonist, sweeps his young disciple along as he wines, dines, and loves his way through a life dedicated to fulfilling his copious appetites
Spain by Nikos Kazantzakis( Book )
9 editions published between 1963 and 1983 in English and Catalan and held by 572 libraries worldwide
Symposium by Nikos Kazantzakis( Book )
4 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 535 libraries worldwide
Alexander the Great : a novel by Nikos Kazantzakis( Book )
5 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in English and held by 528 libraries worldwide
Toda Raba by Nikos Kazantzakis( Book )
12 editions published between 1933 and 1969 in 5 languages and held by 513 libraries worldwide
Serpent and lily : a novella, with a manifesto, the sickness of the age by Nikos Kazantzakis( Book )
2 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 489 libraries worldwide
Japan, China by Nikos Kazantzakis( Book )
6 editions published between 1963 and 1982 in English and held by 484 libraries worldwide
Journal of a 1935 trip to the Orient. Epilogue gives diary entries of 1957 trip supplemented by wife who accompanied him
Alexis Zorba by Nikos Kazantzakis( Book )
195 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 472 libraries worldwide
La rencontre entre Zorba le Grec et le narrateur, un ingénieur : leur amitié, leur voyage et l'échec de leur entreprise crétoise. Une aventure spirituelle et aussi un immense poème, chef-d'oeuvre de N. Kazantzaki
At the palaces of Knossos : a novel by Nikos Kazantzakis( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 466 libraries worldwide
With the help of the princess Ariadne and other friends in the palace at Crete, Theseus enters the Labyrinth and slays the hideous Minotaur, thus spearheading the resistance of the Athenian people against King Minos
 
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controlled identity Akritas, 1883-1957

controlled identity Karma Nirvamē, 1883-1957

controlled identity Kazan, Nicolas, 1883-1957

controlled identity Psēloreitēs, Petros, 1883-1957

Akritas
Akritas 1885-1957
Cazandzákis, Nícos 1883-1957
Cazantzakis, Nicos
Cazantzákis, Nícos 1883-1957
Geranos, A. 1883-1957
Kasandsakis, Nikos 1883-1957
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Kazan, Nicolas
Kazan, Nicolás 1883-1957
Kazan, Nicolas 1885-1957
Kazan, Nikolai 1883-1957
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Kazancakis, Nikos 1883-1957
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Kazandzákis, Níkos 1883-1957
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Kazandzaks, Niks 1883-1957
Kazantzakê, Nikou
Kazantzakes N.
Kazantzakēs, N. 1883-1957
Kazantzakēs, N. (Nikos), 1883-1957
Kazantzakes, Niko
Kazantzakēs, Niko 1883-1957
Kazantzakes, Nikolaos
Kazantzakēs, Nikolaos 1883-1957
Kazantzakēs, Nikos.
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Kazantzakes, Nikos 1885-1957
Kazantzakh, Nikoy 1883-1957
Kazantzaki, Nicolai 1883-1957
Kazantzaki Niko 1883-1957
Kazantzaki, Nikolai 1883-1957
Kazantzaki, Nikos.
Kazantzaki Nikos 1883-1957
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Kazantzakis, Niko.
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Kazantzákīs, Nîkos 1883-1957
Kāzāntzākīs, Nīkūs 1883-1957
Kāzāntzākīs, Nīqūs 1883-1957
Kazanxaqis, Nikos 1883-1957
Kazanzaqis, Niko 1883-1957
Nirbamēs, Karmas
Nirbamēs, Karmas 1883-1957
Nirbamēs, Karmas 1883-1957 pseud
Nirbames, Karmas 1885-1957
Nirbamēs, Karmas, pseud., 1883-1957
Nirvamīs, Karmas
Psēloreitēs, Petros
Psēloreitēs, Petros 1883-1957
Pseloreites, Petros 1885-1957
Καζαντζάκης, Νικόλαος
Καζαντζάκης, Νικόλαος 1883-1957
Καζαντζάκης, Νίκος
Καζαντζάκης Νῖκος 1883-1957
Νιρβάμης, Κάρμας
Казандзакис, Никос.
Казандзакис, Никос 1883-1957
Казантакис, Никос 1883-1957
קאזאנצאקי, ניקוס
קאזאנצאקי, ניקוס 1883־1957
קאזאנצאקיס, ניקוס
קאזאנצאקיס, ניקוס 1883־1957
קזנצקיס, ניקוס 1883-1957
كازانتزاكيس, نيكوس.
カザンザキス, ニコス
カザンツァキ, ニコス
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