Jose SARAMAGO, Giovanni Pontiero
SARAMAGO, Jose (Translated from the Portuguese by Giovanni Pontiero.).
The Gospel According to Jesus Christ.
New York: Harcourt, 1994. Hardcover. First U.S. edition. A near fine book in a fine dust jacket. This highly controversial novel, condemned by the Roman Catholic Church, is a fictional re-telling of Jesus Christ's life depicting him as a flawed, humanized character with passions and doubts. Signed by the author on the title page.