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Jorge Luis Borges

Charles Vallely

Jorge Luis Borges

a catalogue of unique books and manuscripts

by Charles Vallely

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Lame Duck Books, Volume Gallery in Brookline, Mass, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Borges, Jorge Luis, -- 1899-1986 -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.,
  • Borges, Jorge Luis, -- 1899-1986 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Catalogs, Booksellers" -- United States.,
  • Rare books -- Catalogs.,
  • Manuscripts -- Catalogs.

  • Edition Notes

    Price list (1 fold. sheet) laid in.

    Statementtext and foreword by Charles Vallely ; introduction by Alberto Manguel.
    GenreBibliography, Catalogs.
    ContributionsManguel, Alberto, Lame Duck Books, Volume Gallery
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ7797 .B635Z943 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144, [1] p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21132575M

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Jorge Francisco Isidoro Luis Borges KBE (/ˈbɔːrhɛs/; Spanish: [ˈxorxe ˈlwis ˈborxes] 24 August - 14 June ), was an Argentine short-story writer, essayist, poet and translator, and a key figure in Spanish language literature.

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Jorges Luis Borges was born in Buenos Aires in and educated in Europe. One of the most widely acclaimed writers of our time, he published many collections of poems, essays and short stories, before his death in Geneva in June In Borges shared Cited by: Jorge Luis Borges, Argentine poet, essayist, and short-story writer whose works became classics of 20th-century world literature.

Among his best-known works are the short-story collections Ficciones () and The Aleph, and Other Stories, – ().

“Jorge Luis Borgesby Grete Stern” by Grete Stern (). Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons. Jorge Luis Borges’ terse, mind-expanding stories reshaped modern was one of the first authors to mix high culture with low, merging such popular genres as science fiction and the detective story with heady philosophical discourses on authorship, reality and.

Free download or read online Collected Fictions pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Jorge Luis Borges.

The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this fiction, short stories story are.

The book has been awarded with, and many others/5. Argentine author Jorge Luis Borges exerted a strong influence on the direction of literary fiction through his genre-bending metafictions, essays, and poetry.

Borges was a founder, and principal practitioner, of postmodernist literature, a movement in which literature distances itself from life situations in favor of reflection on the creative process and critical self-examination. The Aleph and Other Stories Jorge Luis Borges $ - $   Jorge Luis Borges was born in Buenos Aires in and was educated in Europe.

One of the most widely acclaimed writers of our time, he published many collections of poems, essays, and short stories before his death in Geneva in June In Borges shared the International Publisher’s prize with Samuel Beckett/5(27). Jorge Francisco Isidoro Luis Borges Acevedo, usually referred to as Jorge Luis Borges (Spanish pronunciation: [xoɾxe lwis boɾxes]), was an Argentine writer and poet born in Buenos Aires.

Inhis family moved to Switzerland where he attended school and traveled to Spain/5(K). Jorge Luis Borges’s tale about a library containing every possible combination of letters – every work that could ever be written – has come to life online. Labyrinths (, ) is an award-winning collection of short stories and essays by Jorge Luis Borges translated into English, published soon after Borges won the International Publishers' Prize with Samuel Beckett.

It includes, among other stories, " Tlön, Uqbar, Orbis Tertius ", " The Garden of Forking Paths ", and " The Author: Jorge Luis Borges. Jorge Luis Borges Description Jorge Francisco Isidoro Luis Borges Acevedo (; Spanish: [ˈboɾxes] (listen); 24 August – 14 June ) was an Argentine short-story writer, essayist, poet and translator, and a key figure in Spanish-language and universal literature.

"The Garden of Forking Paths", by Jorge Luis Borges, translations from the Spanish by a translation team for the short story collection, FICCIONES, published in Just finished this spectacular and complicated collection of short stories that span time and dimension, and genre/5(K).

Jorge Luis Borges nació en en Buenos Aires. En se mudó con su familia a Suiza y vivió también en España, donde comenzó a publicar en distintas revistas literarias.

Ende regreso en Buenos Aires, participó activamente de la vida cultural del momento; /5(). I n "The Book of Sand" (), Jorge Luis Borges describes a volume of inconceivably thin leaves in which no page is the first and no page the last, so that wherever you open it there is a.

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Jorge Luis Borges often used several key motifs in his books, such as mirrors and labyrinths, and it is this reuse of symbols which has created the ''Borgesian" genre. These symbols and the offbeat constructions which Borges almost singlehandedly invented went on to inspire legions of writers, including Gene Wolfe and Salman 5/5(5).

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