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The amount of Government work in Kandy was very heavy all through the
kachcheri and I had a severe struggle against the head clerk and others before I
was able to put through my revolution . But once the revolution was made and
My two and a half years in Jaffna , the Prices , Gwen and the seaweedy sands on
the shore , my bungalow on the wall of the Fort — all this seemed already to have
faded away into a long - forgotten dream As soon as I got to Kandy , I found ...
... Sir William , 104 twice nearly swindled , 127 – 105 131 ; O . A . Kandy , 132 –
171 ; Tyrrell , Sir , F . G . , 134 ; 136 journey to Kandy , 132 ; society in Kandy ,
133 ; work in Vaithianathan , Sir K . , 163 Kandy , 134 ; Kandy tennis Vigors , C . T
. D ...
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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