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This temporary town was laid out in regular streets : Main Street , Tank Street ,
New Street , New Moor Street . It was , I think , on February 15th that I sailed from
Jaffna to Marichchukaddi in an open native boat . It took me a day and a half to ...
A . , Mr . Woolf , who were riding up the street in the opposite direction . As they
passed one another , Mr . Woolf turned his horse and deliberately hit Mr .
Sanderasekara in the face with his riding whip . When I first read this document , I
did so , he would see clearly how people had encroached upon the old line of the
street by building verandahs and stoeps out on to the highway . I remembered
the long straight street in the glare and dust , the white houses and verandahs ...
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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