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Included also is a lengthy autobiographical essay written especially for. This is an article i wrote in 2009 to mark the 110th birth anniversary of borges. Jorge luis borges project gutenberg selfpublishing. Short stories of jorge luis borges the giovanni translations borges jorge luis download bok. The aleph 1949 the immortal the dead man the theologians story of the warrior and the captive maiden a biography of tadeo isidoro cruz 18291874 emma zunz the house of asterion the other death deutsches requiem averroes search ibnhakam albokhari, murdered in his labyrinth the two kings and the two labyrinths the wait. The anchor story, the aleph, describes a point in space that contains all other spaces at once. Included also is a lengthy autobiographical essay written especially for this volume.
His world is one of mysticism and magic, and paradoxically, of raw realism. We all appreciate it in advance to be prepared to go to meet up with us all. Borges stories have a deceptively simple, almost laconic style. I could be bounded in a nutshell, and count myself a. The book was published in multiple languages including english, consists of 210 pages and is available in paperback format. Free download or read online the aleph and other stories pdf epub book. First published in september 1945, it was reprinted in the short story collection, the aleph and other stories, in 1949, and revised by the author in 1974.
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