By Sylvia Townsend Warner
This, arguably Sylvia Townsend Warner's such a lot luminous choice of tales, was once first released in 1966 and contains 'A Love Match', hailed through the Los Angeles Times as 'a splendid 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 used to be the most gifted and well-respected British authors of the 20 th century. this day she is shamefully under-read. Her brief tales were really ignored - and but, clever, lyrical, superbly crafted, they represent the various absolute best of her paintings. it really is incredible to work out such a lot of of them being made on hand back by means of Faber Finds.' Sarah Waters
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