“Towards the Fall”

GR-OF CA CA-SF01-S01-F01-SF001-0148 (790)
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DIGITAL OBJECT DESCRIPTION

IDENTITY AREA

REFERENCE CODE:
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GR-OF CA CA-SF01-S01-F01-SF001-0148 (790)
TITLE:
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“Towards the Fall”
DATE(S):
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n.d.
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Item
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25.5 x 40.5 cm

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Handwritten poem (“Towards the Fall”) on the first page of a ruled double sheet notepaper, written by Cavafy. The title has been crossed out. Notes in pencil in the left margin and at the bottom of the page; verse emendation. Note “Galva (as the title)” at bottom left. The remaining pages are blank.

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Greek

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Writing in ink and pencil. Watermark: Conqueror London. Physical item wear: oxidation.

ALLIED MATERIALS AREA

RELATED WORKS BY C. P. CAVAFY:
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“Nero’s Deadline” >Α158

NOTES AREA

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The handwritten note in pencil “Nero Worries Not” at bottom right, possibly as an alternative title for the poem.

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Poems (manuscript)