Growing, an Autobiography of the Years 1904-1911

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Hogarth Press, 1961 - Authors - 256 pages
The author's account of his seven years as a civil servant in Ceylon.

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Playing tennis with starched whites with the other English administrators and then chatting over G and Ts in the tropical warm of the evening in an old Dutch fort on the north-east coast of Sri Lanka ... Read full review

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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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