Book List in Order: 8 titles

  • A new collection of short stories from an English master, edited and with a preface by acclaimed author Russell Banks Originating in the folktale and with an occasional infusion of gothic horror or fantasy, A. E. Coppard’s stories still feel fr...


  • Adam & Eve & Pinch Me is a collection of short stories written by Alfred Edgar Coppard and originally published in 1946. This book comprises A lovely selection of compelling and unusual stories concerning the strange – and sometimes supernatural ...



  • 'Mr. Coppard is a born story- teller. The book is filled with a variety of delightful stuff: no one who is interested in good writing in general, and good short stories in particular, should miss it' Spectator...


  • 'Genius is a hard-ridden word, and has been put by critics at many puny ditches, but Mr.Coppard sets up a fence worthy of its mettle. He shows that in hands like his the English language is as alive as ever.' Outlook...


  • Mr.Coppard's implicit theme is the closeness of the spiritual world to the material the strange, communicative sympathy which strikes through two temperatures and suddenly makes them one. He deals with those sudden impulses under which secrecy is bro...



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