“Young men of Sidon (A.D. 400)”

GR-OF CA CA-SF01-S04-F12-SF002-0035 (1035)
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DIGITAL OBJECT DESCRIPTION

IDENTITY AREA

REFERENCE CODE:
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GR-OF CA CA-SF01-S04-F12-SF002-0035 (1035)
TITLE:
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“Young men of Sidon (A.D. 400)”
DATE(S):
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32 x 24.5 cm

FORMER REFERENCE CODE:
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Handwritten English translation of the poem “Young Men of Sidon (400 A.D.)” by G. Valassopoulo on both sides of a sheet; handwritten cancellations, emendations and notes by Cavafy. Copy of Valassopoulo’s translation by Cavafy on both sides of a sheet with entered corrections. Handwritten note with part of the same poem in English, written by Cavafy on the verso of a broadsheet with the original poem, printed in 1923. Handwritten notes by Cavafy and quotes from historical editions in English and French, on the verso of a printed broadsheet with the poem “Very Rarely” as well as on three pages of a double sheet notepaper.

CONDITIONS OF ACCESS AND USE AREA

LANGUAGE AND SCRIPT NOTES:
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English

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Writing in ink and pencil. Physical item wear: oxidations; holes.

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).

“Young Men of Sidon (400 A.D.)” >Α171

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