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" A man sets himself the task of portraying the world. Through the years he peoples a space with images of provinces, kingdoms, mountains, bays, ships, islands, fishes, rooms, instruments, stars, horses, and people. Shortly before his death, he discovers... "
Fresh Air Fiend: Travel Writings - Page iii
by Paul Theroux - 2001 - 466 pages
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Floating Voice: Duncan Campbell Scott and the Literature of Treaty 9

Stan Dragland - History - 1994 - 289 pages
...poet. "A man sets himself the task of portraying the world," says Jorge Luis Borges. 'Through the years he peoples a space with images of provinces, kingdoms,...islands, fishes, rooms, instruments, stars, horses, and people. Shortly before his death, he discovers that this patient labyrinth of lines traces the image...
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A Personal Anthology

Jorge Luis Borges - Literary Collections - 1967 - 210 pages
...EPILOGUE An exchange of letters between Anthony Kerrigan and Alastair Reid Through the years, a man peoples a space with images of provinces, kingdoms, mountains, bays, ships, islands, fishes, rooms, tools, stars, horses, and people. Shortly before his death, he discovers that the patient labyrinth...
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Rethinking the Development Experience: Essays Provoked by the Work of Albert ...

Donald A. Schon, Lloyd Rodwin - Business & Economics - 2011 - 386 pages
...tape transcription and the summaries for the Hirschman Seminar Minutes. i. "Through the years, a man peoples a space with images of provinces, kingdoms, mountains, bays, ships, islands, fishes, rooms, tools, stars, horses, and people. Shortly before his death, he discovers that the patient labyrinth...
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Magical Realism: Theory, History, Community

Lois Parkinson Zamora, Wendy B. Faris - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 581 pages
...Dreamtigers, Borges writes: "A man sets himself the task of portraying the world. Through the years he peoples a space with images of provinces, kingdoms,...islands, fishes, rooms, instruments, stars, horses, and people. Shortly before his death, he discovers that that patient labyrinth of lines traces the image...
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Han Unbound: The Political Economy of South Korea

John Lie - Political Science - 2000 - 255 pages
...Y6s6ng Han'guk Sahoe Y6n'guhoe A man sets himself the task of portraying the world. Through the years he peoples a space with images of provinces, kingdoms,...islands, fishes, rooms, instruments, stars, horses, and people. Shortly before his death, he discovers that that patient labyrinth of lines traces the image...
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Relativism and Beyond

Yoav Ariel, Shlomo Biderman, Ornan Rotem - Philosophy - 1998 - 425 pages
...the God-man. Poetic interlude 'A man sets himself the task of portraying the world. Through the years he peoples a space with images of provinces, kingdoms,...islands, fishes, rooms, instruments, stars, horses, and people. Shortly before his death, he discovers that that patient labyrinth of lines traces the image...
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Jorge Luis Borges: Conversations

Jorge Luis Borges - Literary Criticism - 1998 - 254 pages
...one? Perhaps the following quotation from Borges himself provides the answer: "Through the years a man peoples a space with images of provinces, kingdoms, mountains, bays, ships, islands, fishes, rooms, tools, stars, horses and people. Shortly before his death, he discovers that the patient labyrinth...
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Navigating the Distances: Poems New and Selected

Bruce Bennett - Poetry - 1999 - 178 pages
...Theodore Roethke, "In A Dark Time" "A man sets himself the task of portraying the world. Through the years he peoples a space with images of provinces, kingdoms,...islands, fishes, rooms, instruments, stars, horses, and people. Shortly before his death, he discovers that that patient labyrinth of lines traces the image...
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Over the Rooftops of Time: Jewish Stories, Essays, Poems

Myra Sklarew - Religion - 2003 - 198 pages
...becomes to a large extent who we are. As the Argentine writer Borges wrote: Through the years, a man peoples a space with images of provinces, kingdoms, mountains, bays, ships, islands, fishes, rooms, tools, stars, horses, and people. Shortly before his death, he discovers that the patient labyrinth...
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An Eye for Hitchcock

Murray Pomerance - Performing Arts - 2004 - 306 pages
...little paragraph from Borges: A man sets himself the task of portraying the world. Through the years he peoples a space with images of provinces, kingdoms,...islands, fishes, rooms, instruments, stars, horses, and people. Shortly before his death, he discovers that the patient labyrinth of lines traces the image...
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