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One day I received from the Government in Colombo a telegram informing me
that Baron Blixen , a Danish cousin of Queen Alexandra , was coming to shoot in
my District , and I was to help him in every way possible . I found that the Baron ...
I should add that the Baron was an extremely kindly and courteous man . One of
my mother ' s sisters had married a Dane and lived in Copenhagen . When Baron
Blixen got back to Denmark with his trophies , he called upon my aunt , told her ...
... Clive , 246 Bell , Vanessa 246 Efficiency , 181 Blixen , Baron , 219 – 221
Elephant Pass , 29 – 32 Bowes , Jimmy , 39 ; 44 ; 47 ; 63 Elephants , 197 – 198 ;
209 – 210 Bridge , 40 ; 136 – 137 Engelbrecht , 201 – 207 Buddhism , 159 – 163
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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