Eden Phillpotts (1862 -1960) was an English author. He was the author of many vels. Phillpotts was a friend of Agatha Christie, who was an admirer of his work and a regular visitor to his home. Jorge Luis Borges was ather admirer. Borges mentioned him numerous times wrote at least two reviews of his vels, and included him in his Personal Library, a collection of works selected to reflect his personal literary preferences.