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

Collected fictions, Jorge Luis Borges ; translated by Andrew Hurley

Label
Collected fictions
Title
Collected fictions
Statement of responsibility
Jorge Luis Borges ; translated by Andrew Hurley
Creator
Contributor
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
Member of
Summary
The first complete, annotated collection of short stories in English by the twentieth-century Spanish master ranges from his 1935 debut up to his last work, "Shakespeare's Memory," in its first appearance in English
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1999.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1998
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
016278
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
863
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ7797.B635
LC item number
A24 1998
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Collected fictions, Jorge Luis Borges ; translated by Andrew Hurley
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Man on pink corner
  • Et cetera
  • A universal history of iniquity.
  • 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 uncivil teacher of court etiquette Kôtsuké no Suké
  • Hakim, the masked dyer of Merv
  • The garden of forking paths
  • Artifices.
  • 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
  • The end
  • The cult of the phoenix
  • Fictions. The garden of forking paths.
  • The south
  • 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 library of Babel
  • 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.
  • 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 mountebank
  • Delia Elena San Marco
  • A dialog between dead men
  • The plot
  • A problem
  • The yellow rose
  • The witness
  • Martín Fierro
  • Mutations
  • Parable of Cervantes and the Quixote
  • The maker.
  • 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
  • The maker
  • Dreamtigers
  • A dialog about a dialog
  • Toenails
  • Covered mirrors
  • Argumentum ornithologicum
  • The captive
  • In praise of darkness.
  • The ethnographer
  • Pedro Salvadores
  • Legend
  • A prayer
  • His end and his beginning
  • The other duel
  • Guayaquil
  • The gospel according to Mark
  • Brodie's report
  • Brodie's report.
  • The interloper
  • Unworthy
  • The story from Rosendo Juárez
  • The encounter
  • Juan Muraña
  • The elderly lady
  • The duel
  • "Undr"
  • A weary man's utopia
  • The bribe
  • Avelino Arredondo
  • The disk
  • The book of sand
  • 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
Control code
922235
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
565 p.
Isbn
9780670849703
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98021217
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm38989853
  • (OCoLC)38989853
Label
Collected fictions, Jorge Luis Borges ; translated by Andrew Hurley
Publication
Contents
  • Man on pink corner
  • Et cetera
  • A universal history of iniquity.
  • 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 uncivil teacher of court etiquette Kôtsuké no Suké
  • Hakim, the masked dyer of Merv
  • The garden of forking paths
  • Artifices.
  • 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
  • The end
  • The cult of the phoenix
  • Fictions. The garden of forking paths.
  • The south
  • 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 library of Babel
  • 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.
  • 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 mountebank
  • Delia Elena San Marco
  • A dialog between dead men
  • The plot
  • A problem
  • The yellow rose
  • The witness
  • Martín Fierro
  • Mutations
  • Parable of Cervantes and the Quixote
  • The maker.
  • 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
  • The maker
  • Dreamtigers
  • A dialog about a dialog
  • Toenails
  • Covered mirrors
  • Argumentum ornithologicum
  • The captive
  • In praise of darkness.
  • The ethnographer
  • Pedro Salvadores
  • Legend
  • A prayer
  • His end and his beginning
  • The other duel
  • Guayaquil
  • The gospel according to Mark
  • Brodie's report
  • Brodie's report.
  • The interloper
  • Unworthy
  • The story from Rosendo Juárez
  • The encounter
  • Juan Muraña
  • The elderly lady
  • The duel
  • "Undr"
  • A weary man's utopia
  • The bribe
  • Avelino Arredondo
  • The disk
  • The book of sand
  • 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
Control code
922235
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
565 p.
Isbn
9780670849703
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98021217
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm38989853
  • (OCoLC)38989853

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