On Writing

Paperback | June 29, 2010

byJorge Luis BorgesEditorSuzanne Jill LevineIntroduction bySuzanne Jill Levine

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Borges' On Writing is designed to offer a comprehensive and balanced account of the evolution of Borges' thinking on the craft of writing, an intense and perennial concern of his. Borges had a remarkable impact on writers in the USA, Britain, Italy, France and many other countries. His essays were perceived to have anticipated some of the principal topics of modern literary theory, from Russian formalism through to poststructuralism and postmodernism.

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Borges' On Writing is designed to offer a comprehensive and balanced account of the evolution of Borges' thinking on the craft of writing, an intense and perennial concern of his. Borges had a remarkable impact on writers in the USA, Britain, Italy, France and many other countries. His essays were perceived to have anticipated some of ...

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...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 7.8 × 5.1 × 0.5 inPublished:June 29, 2010Publisher:Penguin Publishing GroupLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0143105728

ISBN - 13:9780143105725

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