The Library of Babel

Jorge Luis Borges

Published by David R. Godine Publisher
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Synopsis: Jorge Luis Borges (24 August 1899 – 14 June 1986) was an Argentine short-story writer, essayist, poet and translator, and a key figure in Spanish-language literature. This book contains English versions of 6 short stories and verses. “The Rejected Sorcerer” (aka El Brujo Postergado) (short story) “The Library of Babel” (short story) “The Babylonian Lottery” (short story) “The Circular Ruins” (short story) “The Card-Trick” (verse) “A Patio” (verse) First published “Fantastic Universe”, March 1960, “Encounter Magazine” 1962, 1963

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Title: The Library of Babel
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