Letters by D. Mitropoulos to Cavafy

GR-OF CA CA-SF02-S01-SS01-F18-SF003-0100 (756)
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GR-OF CA CA-SF02-S01-SS01-F18-SF003-0100 (756)
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Letters by D. Mitropoulos to Cavafy
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15/7/1926, 16/8/1926
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29.5 x 21 cm

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Two (digitally reproduced) handwritten letters by Dimitri Mitropoulos to Cavafy, sent from Athens. In the first letter (15/7/1926), in four numbered pages, he informs Cavafy about the setting to music of poems of his and asks for their translations into French. In the second letter (16/8/1926) he thanks him for the despatch of the French translations.

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The digital object has been kindly made available by the Music Library of Greece “Lilian Voudouri” of the Friends of Music Society, subject to the license CC BY-NC. References should be made as follows: Music Library of Greece “Lilian Voudouri” of the Friends of Music Society. Intellectual property rights of the digital object belong to the Friends of Music Society, while rights concerning the content of the item belong to James A. Dixon, heir of D. Mitropoulos.

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Greek

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RELATED WORKS BY C. P. CAVAFY:
Reference to the works of C. P. Cavafy that are directly related to the described digital object, followed by their number of entry in the C. P. Cavafy Bibliography (ed. by D. Daskalopoulos).

“Far Off”> A152
“To Stay” >A232
“That They Come—”>A159
“Days of 1903” >A160
“The Next Table”> A163
“Gray” >A147
“In the Street” >A160
“The Afternoon Sun”> A164
“I’ve Gazed So Much—”> A147
“I Went” >A133|

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Rare document from the collection of the Music Library of Greece “Lilian Voudouri” of the Friends of Music Society.
The letters by Mitropoulos originally formed part of the Cavafy fonds, as it is made apparent by the attendant shots of the microfilm made in 1963 by G. P. Savvidis. The letters were donated to Music Library of Greece “Lilian Voudouri” before the fonds came into possession of the Onassis Foundation.

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PERSONAL PAPERS
Correspondence of C. P. Cavafy
Personal correspondence
Incoming correspondence
Incoming correspondence by various authors