Man of Nazareth

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Man of Nazareth
1980 Magnum paperback edition
AuthorAnthony Burgess
CountryUnited States
GenreHistorical novel
Publication date
Media typePrint (Hardback and Paperback)
LC ClassPZ4.B953 Man 1979 PR6052.U638
Followed byThe 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.