Kazantzakis, NikosTHREE PLAYS: Christopher Columbus; Melissa; Kouros New York: Simon and Schuster, (1969). 671202049 First edition in English. Translated by Athena Gianakas Dallas. Hardcover. Faint remainder mark to the lower page edges, else near fine in brown cloth; in a decorative dust jacket with mild tanning to the spine panel. Jacket design by Paul Bacon. Three plays by the author of ZORBA THE GREEK and THE LAST TEMPTATION OF CHRIST. MELISSA and KOUROS are based on classical Greek legends, and CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS is based on the explorer's voyage to the New World.