Letter by Mike Ralli to Cavafy

GR-OF CA CA-SF02-S01-SS01-F18-SF002-0054 (1694)
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GR-OF CA CA-SF02-S01-SS01-F18-SF002-0054 (1694)
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Letter by Mike Ralli to Cavafy
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21/10/1884
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27.2 x 21.5 cm

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Handwritten letter by Mike Ralli to Cavafy in two sheets, with notes on all sides. It is a reply to a letter dated 9 October. Extensive commentary on the resignation of Konstantinos Synadinos from the Banque Générale as well as on other people related to the financial and social life of Alexandria. Reference to the author’s engagement in hunting. He details his views on the work Le Maître de forges by G. Ohnet; reference to the journal The Athenaeum, to which he subscribed. (Alexandria)

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English

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Writing paper. Blue ink. Watermark: W J & Co Extra Strong 3009. Physical item wear: oxidations; holes in both sheets.

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Positive review of the novel by Ohnet, whom Ralli compares to Dickens.

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PERSONAL PAPERS
Correspondence of C. P. Cavafy
Personal correspondence
Incoming correspondence
Incoming correspondence by Mike Ralli, John Rodocanachi, Stephen Schilizzi