This Bitsy art game is a retelling of the 1975 short story by Jorge Luis Borges. Read excerpts from the tale as you navigate passages from the mysterious tome it depicts.

Each session of the game is generated anew on loading, so the exact paths you follow, the passages you see, and the unfamiliar writing they are composed of, will be unique each time. There “is” an underlying structure to the text, but it is left as an exercise for the reader to interpret as best speaks to them.

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