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an autobiography of the years 1904-1911 Leonard Woolf. t r 'i ii 1 1 The author in
Jaffna Fisherman on Jaffna lagoon L PEARL FISHERY Arab divers with.
It is true that Jaffna is upon the sea, but the sea looks and behaves as if it is a
lagoon. This is because the town and peninsula are almost completely shut in on
the west by islands. Every now and again I had to sail out to these islands in a ...
Yet it was Magampattu and the eastern part of the district which really won my
heart and which I still see when I hear the word Hambantota: the sea perpetually
thundering on the long shore5 the enormous empty lagoons, behind the lagoons
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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