“Three things tell a man: his eyes, his friends and his favorite quotes.”
Alberto Manguel is a writer, translator, and editor who was born in 1948 in Buenos Aires. Manguel wrote non-fiction books such as The Dictionary of Imaginary Places and A History of Reading and novels such as News From a Foreign Country Came . Manguel also wrote film criticism such as Bride of Frankenstein and essays such as Into the Looking Glass Wood . For over twenty years, Manguel has edited a number of literary anthologies for a variety of themes or genres ranging from erotica and gay stories to fantastic literature and mysteries.