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Author : Jorge Luis Borges Pages : 496 pages Publisher : Penguin Books Language : ISBN-10 : 0140587217 ISBN-13 : 9780140587 210

Selected Poems Tho ugh uni ver sall y accl aim ed for his daz zlin g wor ks of ficti ons


, Jor ge Luis Bor ges alw ays con sid ere d him self first and fore mo st a poe t. Thi s ne w bili ngu al sele ctio n brin gs tog eth er so me two hun dre d


poe msthe larg est coll ecti on of Bor ges ' poe try eve r ass em ble d in Eng lish , incl udi ng sco res of poe ms nev er pre vio usl y tra nsl ate d.


Edit ed by Ale xan der Col em an, the sele ctio n dra ws fro ma lifet ime 's wor k-fro m Bor ges ' first pub lish ed vol um e of ver se, Fer vor de Bue nos Aire


s (19 23) , to his fina l wor k, Los Con jur ado s, pub lish ed just a yea r bef ore his dea th in 198 6. Thr oug hou t this uni que coll ecti on the brill ian


ce of the Spa nis h orig inal s is mat che d by lum ino us Eng lish ver sio ns by a rem ark abl e cas t of tra nsl ato rs, incl udi ng Rob ert Fitz ger ald, Ste


phe n Kes sler , W. S. Mer win , Ala stai r Rei d, Mar k Str and , Cha rles To mli nso n, and Joh n Upd ike. For mo re tha n sev ent y yea rs, Pen


gui n has bee n the lea din g pub lish er of clas sic liter atu re in the Eng lish spe aki ng wor ld. Wit h mo re tha n 1,7 00 title s, Pen gui n Cla


ssic s rep res ent sa glo bal boo ksh elf of the bes t wor ks thr oug hou t hist ory and acr oss gen res and disc ipli nes . Rea der s trus t the seri es to


pro vid e aut hori tati ve text s enh anc ed by intr odu ctio ns and not es by dist ing uis hed sch olar s and con tem por ary aut hor s, as well as uptodat


e tra nsl atio ns by aw ard win nin g tra nsl ato rs. Selected Poems

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