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The honey-gatherers

Peter John Woods

The honey-gatherers

Leo Walmsley and the autobiographical novel - II

by Peter John Woods

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Published by Arestos Publications in Wollaston, Wellingborough .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Walmesley, Leo.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementillustrated by Anne Jope.
    SeriesThe Walmesley Society monographs -- 2
    ContributionsJope, Anne.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination25cm.xii,142. 86ill.
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21921889M
    ISBN 10095027402X
    OCLC/WorldCa59966092

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    Sen, whose life had already Living a bohemian life in France, Mimlu Sen witnesses a performance by the Baul, a group The honey-gatherers book wandering mystic-minstrels from West Bengal. Preparations complete, we ventured deeper into the forest, hacking our way past scraggly shrubbery. Hey there! And then we could begin. But it's not until several years later, aged 33 and living in Paris, that Sen, inspired by a performance by three Indian minstrels, travels with Paban Das Baul, one of the minstrels, to Bengal.


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