Maiden Voyage

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Readers Union, 1945 - Authors, English - 303 pages
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Autobiography of a sensitive English schoolboy, who went to China, where his father was in business.

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User Review  - Larou - LibraryThing

I am not sure whether Denton Welch ever was widely read, but these days he seems to be mostly forgotten; most people (like myself, until recently) probably only know him by way of William Burroughs ... Read full review

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User Review  - DramMan - LibraryThing

A memoir of the author's first visit to China in the 1930s, while still a teenager (a troubled one as he had just run away from his boarding school, Repton). Written in a simple, unaffected style, it is a beguiling read. Read full review


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