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By Eric H. McCormick

Eric McCormick was once, from approximately 1940 until eventually his demise in 1995, considered one of New Zealand's such a lot exceptional writers and students. He pioneered the appreciation and research of the painter Francis Hodgkins, and he wrote a number of biographies. The autobiographical fragments accrued the following were edited to make a coherent quantity, tracing his origins in Taihape, to varsity and collage in Wellington, to schoolteaching in Nelson, to Cambridge and during his wartime reports and function as editor of Centennial guides. It comprises his smart observations of social behaviour, recorded with a dry wit.

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