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Labyrinths : selected stories and other writings

Author: Jorge Luis Borges
Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, Eng. : Penguin Books, 1970.
Series: Penguin modern classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of short stories, essays and parables.

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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jorge Luis Borges
ISBN: 0140029818 9780140029819
OCLC Number: 3983717
Notes: Originally published in New York in 1962. This first Penguin edition is from the augmented edition published in New York in 1964.
Description: 297 pages ; 19 cm.
Contents: Fictions. Tiön, uqbar, Orbis Tertius --
The garden of forking paths --
The lottery in Babylon --
Pierre Menard, author of the Quixote --
The circular ruins --
The library of Babel --
Funes the memorious --
The shape of the sward --
Theme of the traitor and the hero --
Heath and the compass --
The crecret miracle --
Three versions of Judas --
The sect of the Phoenix --
The immortal --
Story of the warrior and the captive --
Emmas Zunz --
The House of Asterion --
Deutsches requiem --
Averroes' search --
The Zhir --
The waiting --
The God's script. Essay: The Argentine writer and tradition --
The wall and the books --
The fearful sphere of Pascal --
Partial magic in the Quixote --
Valéry as symbol --
Kafka and his precursors --
Avatars of the Tortoise --
The mirror of enigmas --
A note on (toward) Bernard Shaw --
A new refutation of time. Parable. Inferno, 1, 32 --
Paradiso, XXI, 108 --
Ragnarök --
Parable of Cervantes and the Quixote --
The witness --
A problem --
Borges and I --
Everything and nothing --
Elegy --
Chronology.
Series Title: Penguin modern classics.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Jorge Luis Borges ; edited by Donald A. Yates and James E. Irby ; preface by André Maurois.

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