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GR-OF CA CA-SF01-S03-F08-0001 (214)
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FORMER REFERENCE CODE:
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NAME OF CREATOR(S):
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CONTENT AND STRUCTURE AREA
SCOPE AND CONTENT:
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Handmade folder of hard paper with the handwritten title “Linguistic” as well as handwritten notes on papers of various sizes, with remarks and quotes of linguistic content: Cavafy’s comments on his own poems and on works by other authors. Notes on the demotic and katharevousa, on the declination of certain nouns, and references to periodicals. Extensive excerpt from Xenopoulos’ article in the Panathinaia (issue 56, 31/1/1903) regarding the language of Psicharis and Palamas. Copied verses by other poets. Some of the notes are written in English. Four pages torn off from a 1895 issue of Parnassos. Extensive use of abbreviations.
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LANGUAGE AND SCRIPT NOTES:
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PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS AND TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS:
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Writing in ink and pencil. Physical item wear: oxidations, holes and minor wears.
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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).
Literary annotation, providing additional information on the digital object.
The notes include mentions of works by Modern Greek authors and references to the respective editions and publications. Additional reference to Cavafy’s poem “Thermopylae”, as regards the words in katharevousa (purist Modern Greek) it contains. The poet is collecting linguistic material.
Key-words aiming to facilitate search within the fonds.
Works by C. P. Cavafy:
Works by other authors:
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