Letter by E. M. Forster to Cavafy

GR-OF CA CA-SF02-S01-SS01-F18-SF001-0008 (324)
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REFERENCE CODE:
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GR-OF CA CA-SF02-S01-SS01-F18-SF001-0008 (324)
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Letter by E. M. Forster to Cavafy
DATE(S):
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31/12/1922
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Item
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23 x 17.5 cm

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Handwritten letter by E. M. Forster to Cavafy on both sides of a sheet. News regarding the publication of the former’s book on Alexandria. Reference to the poems “In the Month of Hathor” and “The God Abandons Antony”. The letter also includes a draft table of contents of Forster’s book. Accompanied by envelope. (Harnham Monument Green, Weybridge)

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English

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Writing in ink. Physical item wear: oxidations from a metal paperclip; tear.

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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).

“In the Month of Hathor” >Α147
“The God Abandons Antony” >Α116

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E. M. Forster presents the contents and the structure of his work Pharos and Pharillon. He also refers to his work Alexandria: A History and a Guide without mentioning the title.

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