By Sylvia Townsend Warner
This, arguably Sylvia Townsend Warner's so much luminous choice of tales, was once first released in 1966 and comprises 'A Love Match', hailed through the Los Angeles Times as 'a ideally suited instance of her technique.' it's the story of Celia and Justin Tizard, sister and war-scarred brother, whose unusual closeness turns into the controversy of a small English village.
'Sylvia Townsend Warner used to be 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 really overlooked - and but, clever, lyrical, fantastically crafted, they represent the various best possible of her paintings. it's brilliant to work out such a lot of of them being made to be had back via Faber Finds.' Sarah Waters
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