Borges' stories have a deceptively simple, almost laconic style.
In maddeningly ingenious stories that play with the very form of the short story, Borges returns again and again to his themes: dreams, labyrinths, mirrors, infinite libraries, the manipulations of chance, gaucho knife-fighters, transparent tigers and the elusive nature of identity itself.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 224 pages
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 07/09/2000
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780141183831