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Borges and His Fiction: A Guide to His Mind and Art
by Gene H. Bell-Villada
University of Texas Press, 2000
eISBN: 978-0-292-79196-1 | Paper: 978-0-292-70878-5
Library of Congress Classification PQ7797.B635Z6342 1999
Dewey Decimal Classification 868

Since its first publication in 1981, Borges and His Fiction has introduced the life and works of this Argentinian master-writer to an entire generation of students, high school and college teachers, and general readers. Responding to a steady demand for an updated edition, Gene H. Bell-Villada has significantly revised and expanded the book to incorporate new information that has become available since Borges’ death in 1986. In particular, he offers a more complete look at Borges and Peronism and Borges’ personal experiences of love and mysticism, as well as revised interpretations of some of Borges’ stories. As before, the book is divided into three sections that examine Borges’ life, his stories in Ficciones and El Aleph, and his place in world literature.

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