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... OF ANGELA DAUGHARTY The author with Hambantota kachcheri staff,
mudaliyars, muhandiram, and Engelbrecht The author with Hambantota
kachcheri staff and Father Cooreman MAPS Ceylon 1 5 Hambantota District 179
FOREWORD I ...
I experienced it again during my three years in the Hambantota District. I
acquired a taste for it which I have never lost, not for the permanent solitude of
the hermit, or even for long periods of it, but for interludes of complete isolation.
Even today ...
They trailed along the south coast of Ceylon through Galle and Matara into the
Hambantota district. From Hambantota town to Kataragama there were practically
no villages and neither food nor shelter was obtainable. Among pilgrims there ...
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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