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resident sportsmen might shoot . The issuing of licences to shoot big game - elephant , buffalo , and deer — was in my hands and in the open season sportsmen from all over the world used to come to Hambantota for big game shooting .
As time went on and my experience of the jungle , shooting , and shooters increased , I became more and more ... Engelbrecht reported to me once that two planters , to whom I had issued licences to shoot deer , had shot deer in the ...
I told him what I thought of him as a “ sportsman ” and said that , quite apart from that , I considered that the bed of the river was within the Sanctuary and I proposed to prosecute him for shooting within the Sanctuary .
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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