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Fray Bentos

city in western Uruguay.

 

Fishburn and Hughes: "A small town on the banks of the river Uruguay, famous for its meat-canning industry. In his youth Borges was a regular visitor to his cousins' ranch near Fray Bentos." (74)

Borges Index: 
Funes el memorioso, Ficciones, OC, 485, 486. El Aleph, El Aleph, OC, 625. En búsqueda del Absoluto, Crónicas de Bustos Domecq, OCC, 311-14. Avelino Arredondo, LA, 155. Fragmento sobre Joyce, PB, 167.
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