By Sylvia Townsend Warner
This, arguably Sylvia Townsend Warner's so much luminous selection of tales, was once first released in 1966 and contains 'A Love Match', hailed through the Los Angeles Times as 'a ideal instance of her technique.' it's the story of Celia and Justin Tizard, sister and war-scarred brother, whose unusual closeness turns into the debate of a small English village.
'Sylvia Townsend Warner was once some of the most gifted and well-respected British authors of the 20 th century. at the present time she is shamefully under-read. Her brief tales were quite ignored - and but, clever, lyrical, superbly crafted, they represent the various absolute best of her paintings. it truly is outstanding to determine such a lot of of them being made on hand back via Faber Finds.' Sarah Waters
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