Man of Nazareth

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Man of Nazareth
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1980 Magnum paperback edition
Author Anthony Burgess
Country United States
Language English
Genre Historical novel
Publisher McGraw-Hill
Publication date
1979
Media type Print (Hardback and Paperback)
ISBN 0-07-008962-0
OCLC 4515476
823/.9/14
LC Class PZ4.B953 Man 1979 PR6052.U638
Followed by The Kingdom of the Wicked

Man of Nazareth is a historical novel by Anthony Burgess based on his screenplay for Franco Zeffirelli's TV miniseries Jesus of Nazareth. It is one of a trilogy of Burgess books with biblical themes, the others being The Kingdom of the Wicked and Moses.

Plot introduction[edit]

Man of Nazareth is a fictionalized historic account recalling the story of Jesus from his birth to his death.

Release details[edit]

  • 1979, United States, McGraw-Hill ISBN 0-07-008962-0, Pub date November 1979, Hardback

Sources, references, external links, quotations[edit]

"'Love and Do as You Please'". The New York Review of Books. NYR Books …. 26. 16 August 1979.