On Argentina

Paperback | June 29, 2010

byJorge Luis BorgesEditorSuzanne Jill Levine, Alfred Mac Adam

not yet rated|write a review
Borges' On Argentina provides vital information for anyone trying to come to grips with Latin American thought in the early twentieth century. The twenty selections chosen for this collection will flesh out the vision of the young Borges between 1925 and 1930. These essays constitute an important intellectual biography of one of the most influential Latin American authors of all time.

For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.

Pricing and Purchase Info

$16.65 online
$18.50 list price (save 10%)
In stock online
Ships free on orders over $25

From the Publisher

Borges' On Argentina provides vital information for anyone trying to come to grips with Latin American thought in the early twentieth century. The twenty selections chosen for this collection will flesh out the vision of the young Borges between 1925 and 1930. These essays constitute an important intellectual biography of one of the mo...

Jorges Luis Borges was born in Buenos Aires in 1899 and educated in Europe. One of the most widely acclaimed writers of our time, he published many collections of poems, essays and short stories, before his death in Geneva in June 1986. In 1961 Borges shared the International Publishers' Prize with Samuel Beckett. The Ingram Merrill Fo...

other books by Jorge Luis Borges

Labyrinths
Labyrinths

Paperback|Jun 5 2007

$16.62 online$20.95list price(save 20%)
Ficciones
Ficciones

Paperback|Feb 1 1994

$19.27 online$23.50list price(save 18%)
Collected Fictions
Collected Fictions

Paperback|Sep 1 1999

$19.81 online$26.00list price(save 23%)
see all books by Jorge Luis Borges
Format:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 7.73 × 5.1 × 0.51 inPublished:June 29, 2010Publisher:Penguin Publishing GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0143105736

ISBN - 13:9780143105732

Customer Reviews of On Argentina

Reviews