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On Mysticism

Jorge Luis Borges - Author

Suzanne Jill Levine - Editor

Maria Kodama - Editor

Maria Kodama - Introduction by

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ISBN 9780143105695 | 128 pages | 29 Jun 2010 | Penguin Classics | 8.26 x 5.23in | 18 - AND UP
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On Mysticism is a collection of Borges' essays, fiction and poetry that explores the role of the mysterious and spiritual in Borges' life and writing. Borges had profound knowledge of eastern religions and was raised by a philosophically astute father. As a result he was preoccupied with a metaphysical uneasiness that infiltrated his work. This book is a unique collection of Borges' meditations on the mystical realm that fascinated him so much.

Read Borges' On Writing and On Argentina.