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'Argos…This dog lying in the manure' ('Este perro tirado en el estiércol’)

Fishburn and Hughes: In the Odyssey, Odysseus' faithful dog, who is the first to recognise him on his return to Ithaca. CF 190: The passage describes how Odysseus had raised and trained the dog but never hunted with him before leaving for the Trojan war. Nineteen years later Argos is lying 'on the deep pile of dung' which is to be used for manure: 'Now, as he perceived that Odysseus had come close to him, / he wagged his tail, and laid back both his ears...' and died (Odyssey 17. 290- 327). The Inmortal

'Contempsit caros dum nos amat ille parentes'

Fishburn and Hughes: 'While loving us, he despised his dear parents', the Latin epitaph inscribed by the people of Ravenna on the tomb of Droctulft. The epitaph is quoted in full by Paul the Deacon in his Acts of the Lombards (3.19) and by Benedetto Croce in La Poesia. See 'Terribilis visu facies...' Story of the Warrior and the Captive Maiden

18 & Andes

tale from Montiel Ballestero's book Montevideo y su cerro

Index: Montevideo y su cerro, TR1,Textos recobrados 1919-1929. Buenos Aires: Emecé, 1997. 370.

24 de julio de 1927

date of death of Ryunsuke Akutagawa

Index: Kappa. Los engranajes, CS,El círculo secreto. Buenos Aires: Emecé, 2003. 21.

42nd Parallel, The

Dos Passos novel, 1930, first part of the USA Trilogy

Index: 27 de mayo de 1938, BH,Borges en El Hogar 1935-1958. Buenos Aires: Emecé, 2000. 109.

45 días y 30 marineros

Norah Lange novel, 1933

Index: Cuarenta y cinco días y treinta marineros, TR2,Textos recobrados 1930-1955. Buenos Aires: Emecé, 2001. 77.

A buen juez mejor testigo

Zorrilla, 1838.

Index: José Zorrilla, De Don Juan Tenorio, ALF2,Antología de la literatura fantástica. Buenos Aires: Sudamericana, 1965. 431.

A buen toro mejor buey

Cornejo

Index: Deslindando responsabilidades, Nuevos cuentos de Bustos Domecq, OCC,Obras completas en colaboración. Buenos Aires: Emecé, 1979. 451.

A Defense of Cosmetics

Essay by English writer and caricaturist Max Beerbohm (1872-1956) first published in 1894 in the journal The Yellow Book and later included in The Works of Max Beerbohm (1896).

Index: Max Beerbohm, Enoch Soames, ALF2,Antología de la literatura fantástica. Buenos Aires: Sudamericana, 1965. 26.

A Donde

Index: Carta a Sureda, CF,Cartas del fervor. Barcelona: Círculo de Lectores, 1999. 180.

A ella

Bustos Domecq

Index: H. Bustos Domecq, OCC,Obras completas en colaboración. Buenos Aires: Emecé, 1979. 13.

A escape y al vuelo

Zorrilla, 1888.

Index: José Zorrilla, De Don Juan Tenorio, ALF2,Antología de la literatura fantástica. Buenos Aires: Sudamericana, 1965. 431.

A Francia

poem by Rubén Darío, published in El canto errante, 1907

Index: Antología Poética, CS,El círculo secreto. Buenos Aires: Emecé, 2003. 56.

A l'Ombre du mal

Lenormand play, 1924

Index: 3 de diciembre de 1937, Biografía sintética, H. R. Lenormand, TC,Textos cautivos. Barcelona: Tusquets, 1986. 190.

A la luz de la pálida luna

line from a children's song about a pirate

Index: Ejercicio de análisis, CQ,Cervantes y el Quijote. Buenos Aires: Emecé, 2005. 103.