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... of the eighties and nineties of the 19th century the rhythm of London traffic
which one listened to as one fell asleep in one's nursery was the rhythm of
horses ' hooves clopclopping down London streets in broughams , hansom cabs
, and four ...
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 ...
Walking up what was before the village street , you passed boutique after
boutique , selling flowers and fruit , to be offered in the temple and mutatis
mutandis you might have been passing the shops in Lisieux or even in London's
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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