Proceeds to benefit Blue Marble Dreams.
Eating Fish Alone by Lydia Davis
New and selected stories of consumption, gluttony, and dread by a master of the form.
‘Few writers now working make the words on the page matter more.’
‘The best prose stylist in America.’
Lydia Davis is the author of one novel and seven story collections. She was named a Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letters by the French government for her fiction and her translations of modern writers.
Country Cooking in Central France by Harry Mathews
An old French recipe spans twenty-five pages and six days of cooking.
‘One of the most remarkable prose stylists presently writing in English.’
—San Francisco Chronicle
‘In his inventiveness and erudition he is like Pynchon, Barth, and William Gaddis.’
—Granville Hicks, Saturday Review
Harry Mathews is the author of many books, including the story collection The Human Country and the nonfiction collection The Case of the Persevering Maltese. He is the only American member of the OULIPO.