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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 ...
An Autobiography of the Years 1904-1911 Leonard Woolf. sand, and amused not
only me, but the inhabitants of Hambantota town. ... The Hambantota District used
to be called a "sportsman's paradise". There was a great deal of "big game" in ...
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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