Album Borges. Iconographie choisie et commentée.

[Paris]: Gallimard [Bibliothèque de la Pléiade], [1999].

Price: $100.00

About the item

First edition. With 280 illustrations (61 in color and 219 in black and white). 234, [6] pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Chestnut morocco over flexible boards, spine gilt. Fine copy in publisher’s card slipcase.

Item #338936

Important visual and biographical resource on Borges, whose close, lifelong ties to France and the French language are emphasized in the narrative by Bernès. An Album de la Pléiade to accompany the edition of the works of Borges had been discussed as early as 1984.