Henry Wessells lives and reads in Montclair, New Jersey. He is an antiquarian bookseller with James Cummins Bookseller in New York City, and
compiler of the Endless Bookshelf. He is author of a collection of stories, Another green world (2003); editor of numerous works by Avram Davidson; and his newest book is Against the art of war, with Ernest Hilbert and Judith Clute, published in February 2013.
“The Windhill Bequest” is a fragment fallen through time, an exploration of the idea of rigorous documentation in fiction and of narrative through indirection and omission. It is a complete fragment, self-contained but related to a longer work in progress.