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Ficciones

Jorge Luis Borges

Ficciones

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Published by Franklin Library in Franklin Center, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Argentina
    • Subjects:
    • Argentina -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJorge Luis Borges ; edited, and with an introduction, by Anthony Kerrigan ; illustrated by Roger Roth.
      SeriesThe Collected stories of the world"s greatest writers
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ7797.B635 F513 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 162 p., [5] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages162
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2602321M
      LC Control Number85160235


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Ficciones was the book of the month selected by an incredibly well-read and brilliant man who was brilliant in his manner and discourse. I took one look and it and threw it over my shoulder (very hard if the book is on your Kendell.) However, before I went to the discussion session, I read it, the whole thing,Cited by: 3.

Every book is mirrored by one with all the opposite conclusions. Tlon, Uqbar, Orbis Tertius is a story that gives us imaginary countries and worlds that get into encyclopedias and take on a life of their own. (Like imaginary islands) “One of the schools of /5(K).

Ficciones was the book of the month selected by an incredibly well-read and brilliant man who was brilliant in his manner and discourse.

I took one look and it and threw it over my shoulder (very hard if the book is on your Kendell.) However, before I went to the discussion session, I read it, the whole thing, The first part was "living in a /5(). See all books by Jorge Luis Borges About Jorge Luis Borges Jorge Luis Borges (–) was an Argentine poet, essayist, and author of short stories.

His most notable works as a key literary Spanish-language figure of the twentieth century include Ficciones (Fictions) and El Aleph (The Aleph). Ficciones es quizá el libro más reconocido de Jorge Luis Borges, – The Washington Post Book World “Borges’s composed, carefully wrought, gnarled style is at once the means of his art and its object—his way of ordering and giving meaning to the bizarre and terrifying world he creates: it is a brilliant, burnished instrument, and it /5(17).

The first book in this collection, El jardin de senderos que se bifurcan is really fantastic. In "Tlon, Uqbar, Orbis Tertius", Borges tells of a conspiracy to convince the world that another world really exists and that we have had contact with them/5(89).

The seventeen pieces in Ficciones demonstrate the gargantuan powers of imagination, intelligence, and style of one of the greatest writers of this or any other century/5(20).

The first book in this collection, El jardin de senderos que se bifurcan is really fantastic. In "Tlon, Uqbar, Orbis Tertius", Borges tells of a conspiracy to convince the world that another world really exists and that we have had contact with them/5().

The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Jorge Luis Borges. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this fiction, short stories story are,/5. Ficciones (Fictions) is the most well-known collection of short stories written by Argentine author Jorge Luis Borges. Written between andthe English language translation was published inthe same year as Labyrinths, an unrelated collection of Borges’s short stories.

First published inhis Ficciones compressed several centuries' worth of philosophy and poetry into 17 tiny, unclassifiable pieces of prose. He offered up diabolical tigers, imaginary encyclopedias, ontological detective stories, and scholarly commentaries on nonexistent books, and in the process exploded all previous notions of genre/5().

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Jorge Luis Borges's Ficciones Chapter Summary. Find summaries for every chapter, including a Ficciones Chapter Summary Chart to help you understand the book. The seventeen pieces in Ficciones demonstrate the gargantuan powers of imagination, intelligence, and style of one of the greatest writers of this or any other century.

Borges sends us on a journey into a compelling, bizarre, and profoundly resonant realm; we enter the fearful sphere of Pascal's abyss, the surreal and literal labyrinth of books, and the 2/5(2). The seventeen pieces in Ficciones demonstrate the gargantuan powers of imagination, intelligence, and style of one of the greatest writers of this or any other century.4/5(1).

Ficciones is a Spanish word meaning "fictions." By calling the pieces in the book "ficciones" rather than stories, Jorge Luis Borges emphasizes their particular genre status. Some of the pieces are commentaries on imaginary books.

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Thanks for the A2A, Quora User. I agree with Surendran Rajendran that Labyrinths (or a similar collection) is the best place to start.

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En se mudo con su familia a Suiza y vivio tambien en Espana, donde comenzo a publicar en distintas revistas literarias. Ende regreso en Buenos Aires, participo activamente de la vida cultural del momento; fundo las revistas Prisma y Proa, y firmo el primer manifiesto publico su libro de /5().

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