Draft letter by Cavafy to R. Singopoulo

GR-OF CA CA-SF02-S01-SS01-F17-SF001-0080 (1568)
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GR-OF CA CA-SF02-S01-SS01-F17-SF001-0080 (1568)
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Draft letter by Cavafy to R. Singopoulo
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8/7/1928
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27 x 22 cm

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Handwritten draft letter by Cavafy to R[ica Singopoulo] on both sides of a sheet. Extensive reference to his correspondence with the Singopoulos during their stay in Athens. He also refers to the despatch of collections of his to authors in Athens and to literary news from Alexandria.

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Greek

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Writing in pencil and ink.

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Cavafy informs Rica Singopoulo about the literary news of Alexandria, such as publications in the Othoni and the Ephimerida. He informs about the despatch of copies of Alexandrini Techni to Vaianos. Along with the copies, he also encloses poems of his, so that they may be forwarded to Kostas Karyotakis. He kindly asks that she finds compositions by Mitropoulo based on his poems in a music shop in Athens. He also comments on a theatrical performance based on the play “L’ombra” του Dario Nikodemi (Dario Niccodemi), which he attended in Alexandria.

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Drafts and copies of C. P. Cavafy's letters
Drafts and copies of letters addressed to Alekos and Rica Singopoulo