“Teichi” – “My Walls”

GR-OF CA CA-SF01-S01-F02-SF001-0003 (2066)
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DIGITAL OBJECT DESCRIPTION

IDENTITY AREA

REFERENCE CODE:
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GR-OF CA CA-SF01-S01-F02-SF001-0003 (2066)
TITLE:
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“Teichi” – “My Walls”
DATE(S):
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1/9/1896-16/1/1897
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Item
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19.5 x 27 cm

CONTEXT AREA

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CONTENT AND STRUCTURE AREA

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Printed four-page pamphlet with the poem “Walls” and its English translation by the poet’s brother, John Cavafy. The first page bears the poem title and the poet’s name, a brief quote from Aeschylus as well as place (Alexandria) and date indication (1 September 1896). Two typographic ornaments, one at top left and another at bottom right. Border.
On the second page, the poem in Greek inside a border, and the initials “C.C.”. On the third page, in the same layout, the indication “Translation” and the initials “J.C.C.”. The layout of the fourth page is similar to that of the first one, but the date (1897) is written in Roman numerals. Accompanied by another copy torn in two places.

CONDITIONS OF ACCESS AND USE AREA

LANGUAGE AND SCRIPT NOTES:
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Greek, English

PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS AND TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS:
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Physical item wear: oxidations.

ALLIED MATERIALS AREA

RELATED WORKS BY C. P. CAVAFY:
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“Walls” >Α50

NOTES AREA

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Pamphlet Α2.

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SUBJECTS:
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