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The book of sand is a 1975 short story by argentine writer jorge luis borges it has parallels to the same author's 1949 story the zahir (revised 1974), continuing the theme of self-reference and attempting to abandon the terribly. 994 quotes from jorge luis borges: 'i have always imagined that paradise will be a kind of library and 'i cannot sleep unless i am surrounded by books' lies within another, and so on, to infinity, which is the number of grains of sand. I in each of jorge luis borges's final story collections, the book of sand opens by returning to one of his favorite themes, the doppelganger. The book of sand (bookofsandnet/hypertext): interactive hypertext version of jorge luis borges' story.