FICCIONES ... Edited and with an Introduction by Anthony Kerrigan. New York: Grove Press, Inc., . Octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition in English, paperback issue. Grove Press Evergreen Book E-368. A translation of the expanded 1956 edition of FICCIONES, "Borges's most famous single title, and possibly the most important single volume of short fiction published in the twentieth century." - SFE (online). "Borges has no equal as a modern writer of contes philosophiques and these early works, a crucial contribution to that neglected genre, are a landmark in twentieth-century literature." - Barron, ed., Fantasy and Horror (2004) 5-34. Small private owner's name and address stamp on inside front cover. Some rubbing to covers, a solid very good, unread copy. (#160091).
First printing so stated on copyright page.