4 series, 16 files (725 items)
CONTENT AND STRUCTURE AREA
The sub-fonds is divided into 4 series with the following subject matters: Poetic works, Prose works, Notes by the poet, Works of others on C. P. Cavafy. The first series includes the poems by C. P. Cavafy, both handwritten and printed. The second series includes Cavafy’s prose works (literary texts, articles and studies, the dictionary in which he accumulates unusual and rare words of the Greek language). The third series includes the poet’s handwritten notes, related to the production of his work, while the fourth series includes the translations of Cavafy’s poems, studies on the work of Cavafy, poems of his set to music and sketches depicting the poet’s figure.
Thematic arrangement in series, files and sub-files and chronological arrangement therein.
CONDITIONS OF ACCESS AND USE AREA
Primarily Greek and secondarily English and French. Very few texts are written in Italian, while there are three documents in Dutch.