The Book of Sand (1st English Printing) The New Yorker, October 25, 1976

By: Borges, Jorge Luis

Price: $130.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Quarter inch tear and minor wrinkling to a small area of top edge of the first page of the story, no other defects to the magazine. . This is the first printing in English of Borges' famous short story "The Book of Sand," which was published by The New Yorker. The first printing in the original Spanish "El Libro de Arena," was published in 1975. "The Book of Sand" is closely related in concept to his earlier and arguably more famous story "The Library of Babel." Borges published an English collection of his short stories in 1977 that included, and was named for, "The Book of Sand." . 4to 11" - 13" tall. M5

Title: The Book of Sand (1st English Printing) The New Yorker, October 25, 1976

Author Name: Borges, Jorge Luis

Categories: Short Stories, Strange and Bizarre,

Publisher: The New Yorker Magazine, Inc.: 1976

Binding: Single Issue Magazine

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 30697

Keywords: Strange And Bizarre Short Stories 1st English Printing