Letter by C. Photiadès to Cavafy

GR-OF CA CA-SF02-S01-SS01-F18-SF003-0102 (1229)
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GR-OF CA CA-SF02-S01-SS01-F18-SF003-0102 (1229)
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Letter by C. Photiadès to Cavafy
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29/8/1926
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26.7 x 18 cm

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Handwritten letter by Constantin Photiadès to Cavafy in a bifolio with notes on all sides. The author expresses his admiration for Cavafy’s poetic work. Reference to the Revue de Paris and to Cavafy’s 1907-1915 and 1916-1926 collections; commentary on issues of translating works of poetry into French. Accompanied by the envelope which contained the letter, with the recipient’s name in French. (Paris)

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French

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Plain paper. Black ink. Watermark: Balmor[al?].

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Cavafy’s answer to this letter can be found dated 25/9/1926 [see item GR-OF CA CA-SF03-F34-0004 (2116)].

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PERSONAL PAPERS
Correspondence of C. P. Cavafy
Personal correspondence
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Incoming correspondence by various authors