Collected Fictions

Collected Fictions

Jorge Luis Borges Andrew Hurley
4.5/5 (21647 ratings)
Jorge Luis Borges has been called the greatest Spanish-language writer of our century. Now for the first time in English, all of Borges' dazzling fictions are gathered into a single volume, brilliantly translated by Andrew Hurley. From his 1935 debut with The Universal History of Iniquity, through his immensely influential collections Ficciones and The Aleph, these enigmatic, elaborate, imaginative inventions display Borges' talent for turning fiction on its head by playing with form and genre and toying with language. Together these incomparable works comprise the perfect one-volume compendium for all those who have long loved Borges, and a superb introduction to the master's work for those who have yet to discover this singular genius.
Language
English
Pages
565
Format
Paperback
Publisher
Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition
Release
September 30, 1999
ISBN
0140286802
ISBN 13
9780140286809

Collected Fictions

Jorge Luis Borges Andrew Hurley
4.5/5 (21647 ratings)
Jorge Luis Borges has been called the greatest Spanish-language writer of our century. Now for the first time in English, all of Borges' dazzling fictions are gathered into a single volume, brilliantly translated by Andrew Hurley. From his 1935 debut with The Universal History of Iniquity, through his immensely influential collections Ficciones and The Aleph, these enigmatic, elaborate, imaginative inventions display Borges' talent for turning fiction on its head by playing with form and genre and toying with language. Together these incomparable works comprise the perfect one-volume compendium for all those who have long loved Borges, and a superb introduction to the master's work for those who have yet to discover this singular genius.
Language
English
Pages
565
Format
Paperback
Publisher
Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition
Release
September 30, 1999
ISBN
0140286802
ISBN 13
9780140286809

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