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... kachcheri staf , mudaliyars , FOREWORD HAVE tried in the following pages to tell the. muhandiram , and Engelbrecht The author with Hambantota kachcheri staff and Father Cooreman MAPS Ceylon Hambantota District 15 179 other part.
office I always sent for the head clerk and said to him : “ Every letter received in this kachcheri after this week must be answered on the day of its receipt unless it is waiting for an order from me or from the G.A. ” The answer of ...
I remember one year riding in the morning from my bungalow on the seashore to the kachcheri through a dead brown world . Everything was completely dried up , not a sign or sound of life anywhere , not a drop of water , not a speck of ...
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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