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Book Information: Lottery in Babylon, the

Lottery in Babylon, the (1941) [Short Story]
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A lottery, run by the mysterious "Company", increasingly governs even the smallest aspects of people's lives.

Original title: La lotería en Babilonia
Original languages: Spanish

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Genre: FictionFantasyLiterary Fantasy
FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Ficciones (1944) [Collection]
      Author: Jorge Luis Borges
     Labyrinths: Selected Stories and Other Writings (1962) [Collection]
      Author: Jorge Luis Borges
     Slaying of the Dragon, the (1984) [Anthology]
      Authors: Stanislaw Lem , Donald Barthelme , Joyce Carol Oates , J. G. Ballard , Julio Cortázar , Italo Calvino , Jorge Luis Borges , Carlos Fuentes , Ilse Aichinger , Mircea Eliade , Dino Buzzati
     Road To Science Fiction Volume 6: Around the World (1998) [Anthology]
      Authors: Franz Kafka , Jules Verne , Stanislaw Lem , Gabriel García Márquez , Arkady Strugatsky , Boris Strugatsky , Boris Vian , Italo Calvino , Jorge Luis Borges , Karel Capek , Kurd Lasswitz , Carlos Fuentes , E. T. A. Hoffmann , Ye Yonglie , Josef Nesvadba , Sam J. Lundwall , Tetsu Yano , Albert Robida , Philippe Curval , Gérard Klein , Élisabeth Vonarburg , Herbert W. Franke , Kobo Abe , Tommaso Landolfi , J.-H. Rosny-Aîné , Wolfgang Jeschke , Erik Simon , Svend Åge Madsen , Alexandr Kramer , Ovid S. Crohmalniceanu , Dino Buzzati , Kirill Bulychev , Teresa Inglés , Laxman Londhe , Zheng Wenguang , Sakyo Komatsu
     Everything and Nothing (1999) [Collection]
      Author: Jorge Luis Borges
     Kafkaesque: Stories Inspired by Franz Kafka (2011) [Anthology]
      Authors: Franz Kafka , Philip Roth , Jonathan Lethem , Jeffrey Ford , Rudy Rucker , Damon Knight , J. G. Ballard , T.C. (Thomas Coraghessan) Boyle , Paul Di Filippo , Jorge Luis Borges , Carter Scholz , Carol Emshwiller , Michael Blumlein , Eileen Gunn , Terry Bisson , Theodora Goss , Tamar Yellin , David Mairowitz , Robert Crumb

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