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GR-OF CA CA-SF02-S01-SS02-F19-0019 (970)
Records the name of the unit of description.
Draft letter by Cavafy [to M. Cavafy]
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LEVEL OF DESCRIPTION:
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EXTENT AND MEDIUM:
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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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Handwritten draft letter by Cavafy to an unknown recipient (possibly Marigo Cavafy -see draft letter of 1897 by Cavafy to the same person), on both sides of a ruled sheet and on the recto of a second sheet. Impressions of the poet from his trip to Paris and reference to performances he attended there (“Oedipus Rex” at the Comédie Française and opera performance). The poet also refers to works of Egyptian wood carving. Cancellations. Abbreviations.
CONDITIONS OF ACCESS AND USE AREA
CONDITIONS GOVERNING REPRODUCTION:
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LANGUAGE AND SCRIPT NOTES:
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PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS AND TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS:
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Writing in ink. Physical item wear: oxidations. Watermark: Gouvernement Egyptien.
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On the basis of its content, the letter should be dated to 1897.
Key-words aiming to facilitate search within the fonds.
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