By Jorge Luis Borges

Publicado por primera vez en 1984 y largamente ausente de las librerías, Atlas reúne una serie de escritos de Jorge Luis Borges acompañados por fotografías de María Kodama. Palabras e imágenes reflejan los viajes que hicieron juntos: gente, ciudades, paisajes, aromas, sonidos, experiencias, sabores, momentos. Del viaje en globo en el valle de Napa, Estados Unidos, al otoño en Izumo, Japón; del encuentro con Robert Graves en Mallorca a l. a. conciencia de ser «irreparablemente porteño», estas páginas transmiten con nitidez el goce del descubrimiento y los angeles aventura.

Show description

Read Online or Download Atlas PDF

Similar short stories books

Collected Short Stories Volume 4

This ultimate vintage number of tales unearths Somerset Maugham's distinct expertise for exposing and exploring the sour realities of human relationships. remarkable stories of affection, infidelity, ardour and prejudice, the tales diversity from 'The Lotus Eater' within which a guy has a imaginative and prescient of a lifetime of bliss within the Mediterranean, to the astringent stories of 'The Outstation' and 'The again of Beyond' in Malaya and South East Asia.

The Joy of Funerals: A Novel in Stories

All started as a Lives column within the ny instances journal, the enjoyment of Funerals is a riveting inspect the anxious lives of 9 younger ladies, every one prepared to take drastic measures and show severe habit to fill the voids created via longing and loneliness. the 1st 8 face dying another way, from Leslie, who grieves for her lifeless husband via having random intercourse with mourners she reveals at a cemetery, to the unnamed lady who can't cease believing that her lately deceased date was once probably the appropriate guy.

Constancia and Other Stories for Virgins

Well known as a novelist of unsurpassed invention, Carlos Fuentes the following offers his moment selection of tales to seem in English. the place his first, Burnt Water, released in 1980, had as its underlying subject matter Mexico urban itself, Constancia and different tales for Virgins extends its ingenious barriers out to Savannah, to Cadiz, to Glasgow, to Seville and Madrid, either previous and current.

Piano Stories

Piano tales offers fifteen amazing works via the nice Uruguayan writer Felisberto Hernández, “a author like no other,” as Italo Calvino broadcasts in his creation: “like no eu or Latin American. he's an ‘irregular,’ who eludes all classifications and labellings — but he's unmistakable on any web page to which one may perhaps randomly open one in every of his books.

Additional resources for Atlas

Sample text

How come I find myself talking to a pussycat? What have you done with the real Eric Braeden? “Arrogant” isn’t really the right word, it is a sense of integrity, it is a sense of knowing who I am, and I will not kiss someone’s ass in order to get somewhere. Either buy what I have to offer, or don’t—and I don’t give a damn. I am really most cooperative when I work with people if they approach me on an equal footing. But when I detect any kind of condescension, I’ll come after you. I’ll come after you so fast, you have no idea.

Are there any of those moments in Curse of the Cat People? Oh, yes! As I watch myself walking down the street to the Farren house, I think, “Oh, you look so stilted walking like that! ” And there are times when I think 36 I Talked with a Zombie In her second performance as Irena (after 1942’s Cat People), Simone Simon projects no sense of malice; indeed, a now ethereal and gentle Irena fits in well with the other trappings of Curse’s Christmas ending (Carter at right). I could have maybe read a line a little better.

I was really impressed with him! How funny, you’ve had more and nicer things to say about him than anybody else! [Laughs] Well, he was very warm and interesting to a seven-year-old, he was fun. The other people were very nice and all that, but they didn’t go around singing and laughing like Mr. Sir Lancelot! The movie started production with Gunther von Fritsch directing, and then when he fell way behind schedule, Robert Wise made his directing debut by taking over. Watching the movie the other night, I noticed that in the opening credits he goes by Gunther V.

Download PDF sample

Atlas by Jorge Luis Borges
Rated 4.85 of 5 – based on 35 votes