“The Tomb of Lanes”

GR-OF CA CA-SF01-S04-F12-SF002-0011 (1009)
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DIGITAL OBJECT DESCRIPTION

IDENTITY AREA

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GR-OF CA CA-SF01-S04-F12-SF002-0011 (1009)
TITLE:
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“The Tomb of Lanes”
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34 x 21 cm

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English translation of the poem “Tomb of Lanes”, in five typewritten copies. One of them bears handwritten emendations and changes made by the poet, which have been incorporated in the other typewritten copies, and mentions G. Valassopoulo as translator. Another typewritten copy mentions, below the text, G. Valassopoulo and “Ε.M.F.” (obviously E. M. Forster) as translators. Another typewritten copy mentions: “Translated by V. F. C.” (the words, except for the first one, have been handwritten by Cavafy). They are most likely the initials of Valassopoulo, Forster and Cavafy. Clipping from a printed broadsheet with the handwritten date 1926, which contains on one side the translation of two verses of the poem and is also handwritten by Cavafy.

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English

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Writing in pencil. Physical item wear: wears and tears.

ALLIED MATERIALS AREA

RELATED WORKS BY C. P. CAVAFY:
Reference to the works of C. P. Cavafy that are directly related to the described digital object, followed by their number of entry in the C. P. Cavafy Bibliography (ed. by D. Daskalopoulos).

“Tomb of Lanes” >Α153

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Works by C. P. Cavafy:
Works by C. P. Cavafy in translation:
Translations and works of others on C. P. Cavafy
English translations
Translations by G. A. Valassopoulo