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The Resource Collected fictions, Jorge Luis Borges ; translated by Andrew Hurley

Collected fictions, Jorge Luis Borges ; translated by Andrew Hurley

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Collected fictions
Title
Collected fictions
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Jorge Luis Borges ; translated by Andrew Hurley
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Author
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
The works of an Argentinian writer who took the detective story and turned it into metaphysics. They range from the 1935 A Universal History of Iniquity, a series of biographies of reprehensible evildoers, to the surrealistic August 25, 1983 in which Borges meets himself as an old man
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DLC
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Short stories
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1899-1986
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Borges, Jorge Luis
Dewey number
863
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Spanish
LC call number
PQ7797.B635
LC item number
A24 1998
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1944-
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Hurley, Andrew
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  • Borges, Jorge Luis
  • Immortalism
  • Labyrinths
  • Outlaws
  • Borges, Jorge Luis
  • Immortalism
  • Labyrinths
  • Outlaws
Label
Collected fictions, Jorge Luis Borges ; translated by Andrew Hurley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The uncivil teacher of court etiquette Kôtsuké no Suké
  • Hakim, the masked dyer of Merv
  • Man on pink corner
  • Et cetera
  • Index of sources --
  • A universal history of iniquity.
  • Preface to the first edition
  • Preface to the 1954 edition
  • The cruel redeemer Lazarus Morell
  • The improbable impostor Tom Castro
  • The Widow Ching : pirate
  • Monk Eastman, purveyor of iniquities
  • The disinterested killer Bill Harrigan
  • The library of Babel
  • The garden of forking paths
  • Artifices.
  • Foreword
  • Funes, his memory
  • The shape of the sword
  • The theme of the traitor and the hero
  • Death and the compass
  • The secret miracle
  • Three versions of Judas
  • Fictions. The garden of forking paths.
  • The end
  • The cult of the phoenix
  • The south --
  • Foreword
  • Tlön, Uqbar, Orbis tertius
  • The approach to Al-Mu'tasim
  • Pierre Menard, author of the Quixote
  • The circular ruins
  • The lottery in Babylon
  • A survey of the works of Herbert Quain
  • The other death
  • Deutsches requiem
  • Averroës' search
  • The zahir
  • The writing of the god
  • Ibn-Hakam al-Bokhari, murdered in his labyrinth
  • The two kings and the two labyrinths
  • The wait
  • The man on the threshold
  • The aleph
  • The aleph.
  • Afterword --
  • The immortal
  • The dead man
  • The theologians
  • Story of the warrior and the captive maiden
  • A biography of Tadeo Isidoro Cruz (1829-1874)
  • Emma Zunz
  • The house of Asterion
  • The captive
  • The mountebank
  • Delia Elena San Marco
  • A dialog between dead men
  • The plot
  • A problem
  • The yellow rose
  • The witness
  • Martín Fierro
  • Mutations
  • The maker.
  • Parable of Cervantes and the Quixote
  • Paradiso, XXXI, 108
  • Parable of the palace
  • Everything and nothing
  • Ragnarök
  • Inferno, I, 32
  • Borges and I
  • Museum.
  • On exactitude in science
  • In memoriam, J.F.K.
  • Foreword: for Leopoldo Lugones
  • Afterword --
  • The maker
  • Dreamtigers
  • A dialog about a dialog
  • Toenails
  • Covered mirrors
  • Argumentum ornithologicum
  • In praise of darkness.
  • Foreword
  • The ethnographer
  • Pedro Salvadores
  • Legend
  • A prayer
  • His end and his beginning --
  • The duel
  • The other duel
  • Guayaquil
  • The gospel according to Mark
  • Brodie's report --
  • Brodie's report.
  • Foreword
  • The interloper
  • Unworthy
  • The story from Rosendo Juárez
  • The encounter
  • Juan Muraña
  • The elderly lady
  • "Undr"
  • A weary man's utopia
  • The bribe
  • Avelino Arredondo
  • The disk
  • The book of sand
  • Afterword --
  • The book of sand.
  • The other
  • Ulrikke
  • The congress
  • There are more things
  • The sect of the thirty
  • The night of the gifts
  • The mirror and the mask
  • Shakespeare's memory.
  • August 25, 1983
  • Blue tigers
  • The rose of Paracelsus
  • Shakespeare's memory
  • A note on the translation
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes to the fictions
Control code
ocm38989853
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
565 pages
Isbn
9780670849703
Lccn
98021217
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Collected fictions, Jorge Luis Borges ; translated by Andrew Hurley
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The uncivil teacher of court etiquette Kôtsuké no Suké
  • Hakim, the masked dyer of Merv
  • Man on pink corner
  • Et cetera
  • Index of sources --
  • A universal history of iniquity.
  • Preface to the first edition
  • Preface to the 1954 edition
  • The cruel redeemer Lazarus Morell
  • The improbable impostor Tom Castro
  • The Widow Ching : pirate
  • Monk Eastman, purveyor of iniquities
  • The disinterested killer Bill Harrigan
  • The library of Babel
  • The garden of forking paths
  • Artifices.
  • Foreword
  • Funes, his memory
  • The shape of the sword
  • The theme of the traitor and the hero
  • Death and the compass
  • The secret miracle
  • Three versions of Judas
  • Fictions. The garden of forking paths.
  • The end
  • The cult of the phoenix
  • The south --
  • Foreword
  • Tlön, Uqbar, Orbis tertius
  • The approach to Al-Mu'tasim
  • Pierre Menard, author of the Quixote
  • The circular ruins
  • The lottery in Babylon
  • A survey of the works of Herbert Quain
  • The other death
  • Deutsches requiem
  • Averroës' search
  • The zahir
  • The writing of the god
  • Ibn-Hakam al-Bokhari, murdered in his labyrinth
  • The two kings and the two labyrinths
  • The wait
  • The man on the threshold
  • The aleph
  • The aleph.
  • Afterword --
  • The immortal
  • The dead man
  • The theologians
  • Story of the warrior and the captive maiden
  • A biography of Tadeo Isidoro Cruz (1829-1874)
  • Emma Zunz
  • The house of Asterion
  • The captive
  • The mountebank
  • Delia Elena San Marco
  • A dialog between dead men
  • The plot
  • A problem
  • The yellow rose
  • The witness
  • Martín Fierro
  • Mutations
  • The maker.
  • Parable of Cervantes and the Quixote
  • Paradiso, XXXI, 108
  • Parable of the palace
  • Everything and nothing
  • Ragnarök
  • Inferno, I, 32
  • Borges and I
  • Museum.
  • On exactitude in science
  • In memoriam, J.F.K.
  • Foreword: for Leopoldo Lugones
  • Afterword --
  • The maker
  • Dreamtigers
  • A dialog about a dialog
  • Toenails
  • Covered mirrors
  • Argumentum ornithologicum
  • In praise of darkness.
  • Foreword
  • The ethnographer
  • Pedro Salvadores
  • Legend
  • A prayer
  • His end and his beginning --
  • The duel
  • The other duel
  • Guayaquil
  • The gospel according to Mark
  • Brodie's report --
  • Brodie's report.
  • Foreword
  • The interloper
  • Unworthy
  • The story from Rosendo Juárez
  • The encounter
  • Juan Muraña
  • The elderly lady
  • "Undr"
  • A weary man's utopia
  • The bribe
  • Avelino Arredondo
  • The disk
  • The book of sand
  • Afterword --
  • The book of sand.
  • The other
  • Ulrikke
  • The congress
  • There are more things
  • The sect of the thirty
  • The night of the gifts
  • The mirror and the mask
  • Shakespeare's memory.
  • August 25, 1983
  • Blue tigers
  • The rose of Paracelsus
  • Shakespeare's memory
  • A note on the translation
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes to the fictions
Control code
ocm38989853
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
565 pages
Isbn
9780670849703
Lccn
98021217
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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