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of Jorge Luis Borges or his works
reminiscent of elements of Borges’ stories and essays, esp labyrinths, mirrors, reality, identity, the nature of time, and infinity
Contemporary Examples

‘Elementary’ vs. ‘Sherlock’: Why There’s Room for More Than One Holmes Allen Barra November 28, 2012

Historical Examples

The Civilization of Illiteracy Mihai Nadin
The Civilization of Illiteracy Mihai Nadin


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