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Seven nights

Author: Jorge Luis Borges
Publisher: New York : New Directions Pub. Corp., 1984.
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The seven lectures which make up this volume were delivered by Borges in Buenos Aires at the Teatro Coliseo, at intervals between June and August 1977. In an Epilogue to the first Spanish edition of the book, published in Mexico in 1980, Roy Bartholomew tells how the lectures were widely taped, appeared later as pirated records, and were widely in a cut and mangled form, in the literary supplement of a Buenos Aires  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Borges, Jorge Luis, 1899-1986.
Seven nights.
New York : New Directions Pub. Corp., 1984
(OCoLC)557877300
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jorge Luis Borges
ISBN: 0811209059 9780811209052 0811209040 9780811209045
OCLC Number: 10824823
Notes: "Lectures ... delivered by Borges in Buenos Aires at the Teatro Coliseo at intervals between June and August 1977"--Introduction.
Translation of: Siete noches.
Description: 121 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The Divine comedy --
Nightmares --
The thousand and one nights --
Buddhism --
Poetry --
The Kabbalah --
Blindness.
Other Titles: Siete noches.
Responsibility: Jorge Luis Borges ; translated by Eliot Weinberger ; introduction by Alastair Reid.

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The seven lectures which make up this volume were delivered by Borges in Buenos Aires at the Teatro Coliseo, at intervals between June and August 1977. In an Epilogue to the first Spanish edition of the book, published in Mexico in 1980, Roy Bartholomew tells how the lectures were widely taped, appeared later as pirated records, and were widely in a cut and mangled form, in the literary supplement of a Buenos Aires newspaper.

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