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This temporary town was laid out in regular streets : Main Street , Tank Street ,
New Street , New Moor Street . It was , I think , on February 15th that I sailed from
Jaffna to Marichchukaddi in an open native boat . It took me a day and a half to ...
... Mr . Harry Sanderasekara , a well - known lawyer , had been deliberately hit in
the face by the Office Assistant , Mr . Leonard Woolf . Mr . Sanderasekara had
been driving in his trap down the main street of Jaffna and he met the G . A .
did so , he would see clearly how people had encroached upon the old line of the
street by building verandahs and stoeps out on to the highway . I remembered
the long straight street in the glare and dust , the white houses and verandahs ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Jenney - LibraryThing
In the feudal society of Ceylon "I felt that there was some depth of happiness rather than pleasure, of satisfaction, . . . which the western world is losing or has lost." (p 158) Judgments such as ... Read full review
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This is the second book Leonard Woolf wrote of his life. He is a graceful author, and a sensitive man. Good look into an aristocratic young britisher and his growing up. Read full review