University of Pittsburgh

Haedo, Bernardo Juan Francisco

cousin of the narrator in Borges story Funes el memorioso.

Fishburn and Hughes: "Haedo was a family surname of Borges: his mother's cousin was Francisco Haedo. As a child Borges and his family spent summer vacations at the Haedo ranch near Fray Bentos. A few miles north, on the banks of the river Uruguay, there is a small town by the same name." (85) 

Borges Index: 
Funes el memorioso, Ficciones, OC, 485, 486.
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