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The book is an attempt to collect all the worldclass works of borges within one publication. The two volumes lifted borges to worldwide literary fame in the 1960s and several stories feature in. A selection of borges dazzling fictions are gathered in this. One of the most widely acclaimed writers of our time, he published many collections of poems, essays, and short stories before his death in geneva in june 1986. Jorge luis borges has been called the greatest spanishlanguage writer of our century. Download hundreds of free audio books by such authors as twain, tolstoy.
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A poet, critic and short story writer, he received numerous awards for his work including the 1961 international publishers prize shared with samuel beckett. The book was published in multiple languages including english, consists of 565 pages and is available in paperback format. One of the twentieth centurys greatest writers, jorge luis borges 18991986 published numerous collections of poems, essays, and fiction, director of the national library of buenos aires from 1955 to 1973, borges was awarded the degree of doctor of letters, honoris causa, from both columbia and oxford. While only a slim volume of about 100 pages, jorge luis borges ficciones is one of the 20th centurys most original and influential works.
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