Letter by John Cavafy to C. P. Cavafy

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GR-OF CA CA-SF02-S01-SS02-F20-SF001-0045 (420)
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Letter by John Cavafy to C. P. Cavafy
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14/5/1884
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44 x 27.5 cm

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Handwritten letter by John Cavafy to C. P. Cavafy, on the first page of a double sheet letterhead of R. J. Moss & Co., Alexandria. The remaining pages are blank. Comments on a poem by John published in the Public Opinion. (Alexandria)

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Writing in ink. Watermark: R. J. Moss & Co., Alexandria.

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The transcription and editing of the letters of John Constantine Cavafy addressed to C. P. Cavafy was first carried out by Katerina Ghika; said transcriptions were subsequently uploaded to the official website of the Cavafy Archive.

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John Cavafy briefly comments on his poem “By the Rivers of Babylon”, which was published under the title “Super Flumina Babylonis” in the Public Opinion on 18 April 1883.

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PERSONAL PAPERS
Correspondence of C. P. Cavafy
Family correspondence
Incoming correspondence of C. P. Cavafy
Incoming correspondence by John Cavafy