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The essential Cavafy

Konstantinos Kavafis

The essential Cavafy

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Published by Ecco Press in Hopewell, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cavafy, Constantine, 1863-1933 -- Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    Statementselected and with an introduction by Edmund Keeley ; translated by Edmund Keeley and Philip Sherrard ; notes by George Savidis.
    GenreTranslations into English.
    SeriesThe Essential poets ;, v. 22, Essential poets (New York, N.Y.) ;, v. 22.
    ContributionsKeeley, Edmund., Sherrard, Philip.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA5610.K2 A24 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination69 p. ;
    Number of Pages69
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1276802M
    ISBN 100880014261
    LC Control Number95008451
    OCLC/WorldCa32276302


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Edmund Leroy "Mike" Keeley (born February 5, ) is a prize-winning novelist, translator, and essayist, a poet, and Charles Barnwell Straut Professor Emeritus of English at Princeton is a noted expert on Greek poets C. Cavafy, George Seferis, Odysseus Elytis and Yannis Ritsos, and on post-Second World War Greek : February 5, (age 91), Damascus, Syria.

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The French government has declared books an “essential good.” This week, Daniel Mendelsohn and Mohsin Hamid debate whether the United States should do the same. By Daniel Mendelsohn. Constantine Cavafy; Constantine Cavafy (primary author only) Author division.

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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” at a beloved’s loss of beauty into “the image of the beloved and his once beautiful face.C.P.

Cavafy () is now considered by many to be the most original and influential Greek poet of this century. The qualities of his poetry that were unfashionable during his lifetime are the very ones that make his work endure: his sparing use of metaphor; his evocation of spoken rhythms and colloquialisms; his use of epigrammatic and dramatic modes; his aesthetic Cited by: 2.

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