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By Eric H. McCormick

Eric McCormick was once, from approximately 1940 until eventually his loss of life in 1995, one in all New Zealand's so much uncommon writers and students. He pioneered the appreciation and learn of the painter Francis Hodgkins, and he wrote a number of biographies. The autobiographical fragments amassed right here were edited to make a coherent quantity, tracing his origins in Taihape, to varsity and college in Wellington, to schoolteaching in Nelson, to Cambridge and during his wartime reviews and position as editor of Centennial courses. It comprises his wise observations of social behaviour, recorded with a dry wit.

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