The Aleph : including the prose fictions from The Maker / translated with an introduction by Andrew Hurley.

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  • Author(s): Borges, Jorge Luis, 1899-1986Hurley, Andrew
  • Language:
    English
  • Publication Information:
    New York : Penguin Books, 2004
  • Publication Date:
    2004
  • Physical Description:
    xiii, 210 ; 20 cm.
  • Series:
    Penguin classics
  • Publication Type:
    Book
  • Document Type:
    Fiction
  • Additional Information
    • Content Notes:
      Aleph: the Immortal -- The dead man -- The theologians -- Story of the warrior and the captive maiden -- A biography of Tadeo Isidoro Cruz (1829-1874) -- Emma Zunz -- The house of Asterion -- The other death -- Deutsches requiem -- Averroes' search -- The Zahir -- The writing of the God -- Ibn-Hakam al-Bokhari, murdered in his labyrinth -- The two kings and the two labyrinths -- The wait -- The man on the threshold -- The Aleph -- Afterword -- The Maker: Forword: for Leopold Lugones -- The maker -- Dreamtigers -- A dialog about a dialog -- Toenails -- Covered mirrors -- Argumentum Ornithologicum -- The captive -- The mountebank -- Delia Elena San Marco -- The dialog between dead men -- The plot -- A problem -- The yellow rose -- The witness -- Martin Fierro -- Mutations -- Parable of Cervantes and the Quixot -- Paradiso, XXXI, 108 -- Parable of the palace -- Everything and nothing -- Ragnarok -- Inferno, I -- Borges and I -- Museum: On exactitude and science -- In memoriam J.F.K.
    • Notes:
      Originally published by Emece Editores, Buenos Aires, as El Aleph.
    • Other Titles:
      Aleph and other stories.
    • ISBN:
      0142437883 (pbk.) :
    • Accession Number:
      ocm55975910
    • Accession Number:
      fay.172027
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      BORGES, J. L.; HURLEY, A. The Aleph : including the prose fictions from The Maker. [s. l.]: Penguin Books, 2004. ISBN 0142437883. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.172027. Acesso em: 26 maio. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Borges JL, Hurley A. The Aleph : Including the Prose Fictions from The Maker. Penguin Books; 2004. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.172027. Accessed May 26, 2020.
    • APA:
      Borges, J. L., & Hurley, A. (2004). The Aleph : including the prose fictions from The Maker. Penguin Books.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Borges, Jorge Luis, and Andrew Hurley. 2004. The Aleph : Including the Prose Fictions from The Maker. Penguin Classics. Penguin Books. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.172027.
    • Harvard:
      Borges, J. L. and Hurley, A. (2004) The Aleph : including the prose fictions from The Maker. Penguin Books (Penguin classics). Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.172027 (Accessed: 26 May 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Borges, JL & Hurley, A 2004, The Aleph : including the prose fictions from The Maker, Penguin classics, Penguin Books, viewed 26 May 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Borges, Jorge Luis, and Andrew Hurley. The Aleph : Including the Prose Fictions from The Maker. Penguin Books, 2004. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.172027.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Borges, Jorge Luis, and Andrew Hurley. The Aleph : Including the Prose Fictions from The Maker. Penguin Classics. Penguin Books, 2004. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.172027.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Borges JL, Hurley A. The Aleph : including the prose fictions from The Maker [Internet]. Penguin Books; 2004 [cited 2020 May 26]. (Penguin classics). Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=cat05595a&AN=fay.172027

Reviews

LJ Reviews 2004 October #1

Two collections of short pieces from throughout Borges's career. These offer a very broad selection of characters and circumstances. Copyright 2004 Reed Business Information.