“The Aleph” is a short story by the Argentine writer and poet Jorge Luis Borges. First published in September , it was reprinted in the short story collection. Buy ALEF by HORHE LUIS BORHES (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Buy Complex Logos/Signs/Badges by on GraphicRiver. 10 retro/vintage style logos/signs/badges perfect to use as logos, buttons or as promotion graphics for .

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Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Donna Jacoby marked it as to-read Jul 30, Just as Borges’ aleph registers the traces of everything else in the universe, so Leibniz’ monad is a mirror onto every other object of the world.

Crnjak marked it as to-read Sep 04, De Jan rated it liked it Dec 26, Get to Know Us. The Aleph’s diameter was probably little more than an inch, but all hrhe was there, actual and undiminished.

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Nikola Milutinovic marked it as to-read Feb 26, Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. He’s been active in the Yugoslavian literary scene ever since borhhes, when his first science fiction story was published.

Stanica Hoksbil Filip Kirval: Later in the story, a business on the same street attempts to tear down Daneri’s house in the course of its expansion. Return to Book Page. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?


I saw the teeming sea; I saw daybreak and nightfall; I saw the multitudes of America; I saw a silvery cobweb in the center of a black pyramid; I saw a splintered labyrinth it was London ; I saw, close up, unending eyes watching themselves in me as in a mirror; I saw all the mirrors on earth and none of them reflected me; I saw in a backyard of Soler Street the same tiles that thirty years before I’d seen in the entrance of a house in Fray Bentos; I saw bunches of grapes, snow, tobacco, lodes of metal, steam; I saw convex equatorial deserts and each one of their grains of sand On the back part of the step, toward the right, I saw a small iridescent sphere of almost unbearable brilliance.

In Triffidesa three-author anthology, he participated with three novelettes. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.

The Aleph (short story)

Severin rated it it was amazing Oct 11, This audio file was created from a revision of the article ” The Aleph short story ” datedand does not reflect subsequent edits to the article. Michael Joseph Schumann marked it as to-read Nov 05, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. At first I thought it was revolving; then I realised that this movement was an illusion created by the dizzying world it bounded. This page was last edited on 6 Decemberat Aleph is also the first letter of the Urdu and Persian alphabet, which are both written using Arabic script. No trivia or quizzes yet.


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Alef – Science fiction magazin 1 – 10 of 26 books. Lists with This Book. At the beginning of the story, he is mourning the ouis death of a woman whom he loved, named Beatriz Viterbo, and resolves to stop by the house of her family to pay his respects. Paperbackpages.

Jorge Luis Borges wrote in his commentaries he felt honored by the idea that this coincidence was put in on purpose and did deny the idea that he made a conscious reference to the poem. Refresh and try again. This was followed by over forty other stories and novelettes in various borhfs and anthologies, as well as four novels: English Choose a language for shopping. In Borges’ story, the Aleph aleef a point in space that contains all other points.