The Book of Sand

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Dutton, 1977 - Short stories, Spanish - 125 pages
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Thirteen new stories by the celebrated writer, including two which he considers his greatest achievements to date, artfully blend elements from many literary geares.

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User Review  - elenchus - LibraryThing

Prompted by a Deep Ones discussion of "There are more things", proceeded to read the remaining 10 stories in my large print edition. The collection is rife with books and libraries, nameless strangers ... Read full review

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User Review  - P_S_Patrick - LibraryThing

I liked this book, but it's quite short, this edition also contains a collection of poems titled "The Gold Of Tigers", each in both Spanish and English. Most of them do not really rhyme in the Spanish ... Read full review


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There Are More Things

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About the author (1977)

Jorge Luis Borges (1890-1982), Argentine poet, critic, and short-story writer, revolutionized modern literature. He was completely blind when appointed the head of Argentina s National Library.

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