The Resource Ficciones, (electronic resource)

Ficciones, (electronic resource)

Label
Ficciones
Title
Ficciones
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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 iconography of eternal return. More playful and approachable than the fictions themselves are Borges's Prologues, brief elucidations that offer the uninitiated a passageway into the whirlwind of Borges's genius and mirror the precision and potency of his intellect and inventiveness, his piercing irony, his skepticism, and his obsession with fantasy. To enter the worlds in Ficciones is to enter the mind of Jorge Luis Borges, wherein lies Heaven, Hell, and everything in between
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Cataloging source
Midwest
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1899-1986
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Borges, Jorge Luis
Dewey number
863/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Kerrigan, Anthony
  • hoopla digital
Series statement
Greatest books of the twentieth century
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  • Manners and customs
  • Electronic books
  • Argentina
Target audience
adult
Label
Ficciones, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11801190
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11801190
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11801190
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11801190
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Ficciones, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11801190
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11801190
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11801190
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11801190
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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