Zorba the Greek
- Faber and Faber
- Κωδικός Προϊόντος: 00271
- Διαθεσιμότητα: Προσωρινά μη Διαθέσιμο
- Χωρίς ΦΠΑ: 11.79€
This chronicles the friendship between
Kazantzakis and Zorbas, and the lignite business they set up at Prastova in the
Mani. In the novel, Yiorgis Zorbas is renamed Alexis Zorbas ("Zorba"
in English translation), and the action is transferred to
It fast emerges that the lignite mine was a pretext; the narrator is not interested in businesses and profits but is in search of answers to the philosophical conundrums that torment him. Using common sense and the experience derived from his tumultuous life, Zorba shows him that the answers - if they do exist - are not to be found in books, but in life itself, as long as one lives it with passion, freed of hopes and expectations.
Author: Nikos Kazantzakis
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Dimensions: 17.50 x 11cm