Letter by Paul Cavafy to C. P. Cavafy

GR-OF CA CA-SF02-S01-SS02-F20-SF002-0032 (549)
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GR-OF CA CA-SF02-S01-SS02-F20-SF002-0032 (549)
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Letter by Paul Cavafy to C. P. Cavafy
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14/3/1911
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17.5 x 11.6 cm

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Handwritten letter by Paul Cavafy to C. P. Cavafy from Hyères, France, according to the printed details of the sheet and the sender’s address (“Hôtel d’Europe”). On one side of a small-size sheet, the text and on the other the sender’s details. Paul comments on the life in Hyères, referring to his social status and his habits as well as to news he learns from the poet. He also expresses his inner worries and concerns. Of note is the use of interpolated English and French words and phrases. The document bears postage stamps and mail service rubber stamps (Hyères, Alexandria); the indication “21A” noted in pencil. (Hyères)

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Mainly Greek

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Small-size paper with printed details and rubber stamps. Black ink and pencil.

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PERSONAL PAPERS
Correspondence of C. P. Cavafy
Family correspondence
Incoming correspondence of C. P. Cavafy
Incoming correspondence by Paul Cavafy