Tag: jorge luis borges

The Book Of Imaginary Beings

The animal resembles a kangaroo, but not as to the face, which is flat almost like a human face, and small and oval; only its teeth have any power of expression, whether they are concealed or bared.


I saw in a hall an arrow pointing the way and I thought that this inoffensive symbol had once been a thing of iron…

On Exactitude In Science

In that Empire, the Art of Cartography attained such Perfection that the map of a single Province...