Borges, Jorge Luis

Published by Editorial SUR, Buenos Aires, 1961
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First Printing. Octavo (19cm); pale green stiff wrappers, with titles printed in black and blue on spine and front cover; dustjacket; 193,[7]pp; text is in Spanish. Subtle toning to wrapper extremities, vintage booksellers ticket to front endpaper, else very Near Fine in a Fine dustjacket. Lacking the scarce wraparound band. A superior copy of this key collection in which Borges personally compiled short stories, poems, essays, and sketches which were the favorites among his body of work. They are, as he put it, "those pieces on which I would like my reputation to rest." Becco 78. Bookseller Inventory # 980

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Publisher: Editorial SUR, Buenos Aires

Publication Date: 1961

Edition: First Edition.

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