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BORGES, Jorge Luis.

The Congress....

Translated by Norman Thomas di Giovanni in collaboration with the author.

Availability: In stock

Published: London Enitharmon Press, 1974

Stock Code: 131125

£2,000
signed
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

First edition in English in book-form, signed limited issue, number 6 of 50 copies signed by the author and the translator, here additionally signed by the artist Hugo Manning. A further 250 unsigned copies were also issued. The English translation was first published in the New Yorker in 1971, and originally published in Spanish in Buenos Aires by El Archibrazo earlier the same year.

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Description

Small quarto. Original orange cloth, spine lettered in white.

Illustrations

Tipped-in illustrated portrait frontispiece by Hugo Manning.

Condition

A fine copy.

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