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The total library : non-fiction 1922-1986

Author: Jorge Luis Borges; Eliot Weinberger; Esther Allen; Suzanne Jill Levine
Publisher: London : Penguin, 1999
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Though best known in the English speaking world for his short fictions and poems, Borges is revered in Latin America equally as an immensely prolific and beguiling writer of non-fiction prose. In The Total Library, more than 150 of Borges' most brilliant pieces are brought together for the first time in one volume - all in superb new translations. More than a hundred of the pieces have never previously been  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Translations into English
Named Person: Jorge Luis Borges; Jorge Luis Borges
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jorge Luis Borges; Eliot Weinberger; Esther Allen; Suzanne Jill Levine
ISBN: 0141183020 9780141183022
OCLC Number: 45328513
Language Note: Translated from the Spanish.
Description: xvi, 560 p. ; 20 cm.
Contents: Early writings, 1922-1928 --
1929-1936 --
Writings for El Hogar (Home) magazine, 1936-1939 --
1937-1945 --
Nine Dantesque essays, 1945-1951 --
1946-1955 --
Dictations, 1956-1986.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Essays.
Responsibility: Jorge Luis Borges ; edited by Eliot Weinberger ; translated by Esther Allen, Suzanne Jill Levine and Eliot Weinberger.

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Though best known in the English speaking world for his short fictions and poems, Borges is revered in Latin America equally as an immensely prolific and beguiling writer of non-fiction prose. This  Read more...

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