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The complete poems of Cavafy.

Konstantinos Kavafis

The complete poems of Cavafy.

Translated by Rae Dalven. With an introd. by W.H. Auden.

by Konstantinos Kavafis

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Published by Hogarth Press in London .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA5610 K2 A23 1964
The Physical Object
Pagination234p.
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15247198M

  There are stimulating lists of poems with shared features and exemplary close reading of major poems. In a wonderful discussion of Cavafy’s relations with the love poets of the Greek Anthology, many of whom Economou translated in his book Acts of Love, he uses lines by Archilochos to show how in “Grey” Cavafy transforms “cruel glee. About Complete Poems. An extraordinary literary event: Daniel Mendelsohn’s acclaimed two-volume translation of the complete poems of C. P. Cavafy—including the first English translation of the poet’s final Unfinished Poems—now published in one handsome edition and featuring the fullest literary commentaries available in English, by the renowned critic, scholar, and international best.

: The Complete Poems of Cavafy: Expanded Edition () by C.P. Cavafy and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(K).   I’m Jim McKeown, welcome to Likely Stories, a weekly review of fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and biographies. C.P. Cavafy is widely considered the most distinguished Greek poet of the twentieth century. He was born in in Alexandria, Egypt. He died in His book is the Complete Poems of Cavafy.

Cavafy, the foremost modern Greek poet, is a master at presenting a scene, an intense feeling, or an idea in direct, unornamented verse. Many of the poems are openly homosexual. Sixty-three newly translated poems have been added to the widely praised edition which includes the classic poem “Ithaca.” Introduction by W. H. Auden. The Complete Poems of Cavafy: Expanded Edition: C.P. Cavafy: Books - (6).


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