• A neglected masterpiece of twentieth-century fiction - the English War and Peace

    John Gray
  • Masterly...Ford knows more and sees deeper

    Julian Barnes
  • There are not many English novels which deserve to be called great: Parade's End is one of them

    W. H. Auden
  • [Ford] was the only Englishman who stood alongside the great 'moderns' - Joyce, Eliot and Pound

    Peter Ackroyd