Zaragoza: Departamento de Literatura de la Universidad de Zaragoza, (Libros Pórtico), 1986. First edition. Paperback. 287p., wrps. Fine. Item #188227
Jorge Francisco Isidoro Luis Borges Acevedo (1899 – 1986) was an Argentine short-story writer, essayist, poet and translator, and a key figure in Spanish-language and universal literature. His best-known books, Ficciones (Fictions) and El Aleph (The Aleph), published in the 1940s, are compilations of short stories interconnected by common themes, including dreams, labyrinths, philosophy, libraries, mirrors, fictional writers, and mythology.