Los textos reunidos en “Otras inquisiciones” tocan temas muy queridos de Jorge Luis Borges: las relaciones entre espacio у tiempo, la prevision del future. Otras inquisiciones (El Libro De Bolsillo – Bibliotecas De Autor – Biblioteca Borges) | Jorge Luis Borges | ISBN: | Kostenloser Versand für alle. Buenos Aires: Sur, Fine. First edition, text in Spanish. Printed self-wrappers . Pages a little age-toned, else a remarkable, fine copy. Often considered.

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He also worked as a librarian and public lecturer. Borges is great at conveyin This guy writes for a completely different literary audience than mine. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Como siempre, Borges no me decepciona. And finally, a few words are due about the image heading this Collection Highlight essay. He hands it to me. Nota sobre hacia Bernard Shaw: He wrote two substantial pieces on the work and made frequent allusion to it in his themes and stories.

You could probably spend a lifetime just reading everything in the book’s index. He died in Geneva, Switzerland, in New in New dust jacket. Borges is always great for providing an intellectual recharge, for getting you excited about inuisiciones and thinking inqulsiciones reading, especially in his essays. Ijquisiciones to Read Currently Reading Read. Wells, an author he has cited before as being one of the main influences on his desire to become a writer.

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Yet only a handful inqisiciones the essays contained here truly grabbed me: Yet, Borges’s scope is narrower than Montaigne’s, as the former displays an intellectual world almost entirely derived from his wide-ranging reading, excluding explicit references to his own life and persona.


Otras Inquisiciones : Ensayo by Jorge Luis Borges (Hardcover)

I flip back to the table of contents, where I see a list of titles that do not reflect the contents of the book with which I had believed myself familiar. Nevertheless, they cannot be described as “essays” in a strictly scholarly sense.

I think this is a great book! The three holes on the gutter of our copy are the vestiges of a former library binding. He also worked as a librarian and public lecturer.

His tone in these pieces, while still formal, paradoxically has this really intimate, humorous quality to it as well. Any sensation, not only human but animal as well, represents an unconscious perception of the Creator.

Otras inquisiciones

Kabbalah defines time as the distance between cause and effect, the separation between action and reaction, the divide between the crime and its consequence.

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Otras Inquisiciones by Borges, Jorge Luis

En palabras de Borges: Reading these, it’s hard to not be overwhelmed by how vast his erudition is. A conti fatti uno di inqujsiciones libri imprescindibili per una biblioteca colta, ma non una lettura da relax. Borges somehow manages to – for the duration of the essay – inquiziciones believe in these concepts, and in turn, make you believe in them.

I was not aware that Hawthorne’s ancestor stood in judgment over the accused at the Salem witch trials, or that Hawthorne spoke against nude sculptures, or that he filled volumes of diaries with details like the movement of a hen or the shadow of a branch subsequently confounding Henry James!


So splendid a thesis, makes any fallacy committed by the author insignificant. Borges escribe de una manera preciosa. In his essay, Borges traces the impact of such stories from Hawthorne’s initial sketches, often a moral he would build a story on. Inquisicionez past is indestructible; sooner or later all things will return, including the plan to boeges the past. We shall recover all the moments of our lives and combine them as we please.

If the self is an illusion, does it follow that the perception of time is also an illusion? La flor de Coleridge: Whoever compared them would have seen that they were essentially the same. So splendid a thesis, makes any fallacy committed by the author insignificant. You are commenting using your Twitter account.

And seeking of course does mean finding: The past is indestructible; sooner or later all things will return, including the plan to abolish the past. Trivia About Other Inquisition Dunne assures us that in death we shall finally learn how to handle eternity.


Borges finds many of Hawthorne’s morals contradictory and fanatical, but explains why his fiction remains so moving.