Cavafy Poems

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Cavafy Poems | 9781841597966 | Constantine P Cavafy

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ISBN:9781841597966

Format:Hardback

Published:28/02/2014 by Everyman

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In 2009 Knopf published a new translation of Cavafy’s Complete Poems by the brilliant and award-winning writer and scholar Daniel Mendelsohn. Now Mendelsohn has made a selection of the poet’s best-loved works for a Pocket Poets edition, including such favorites as “Waiting for the Barbarians,” “Ithaca,” and “The God Abandons Antony.” Whether advising Odysseus as he returns home to Ithaca or portraying a doomed Marc Antony on the eve of his death, Cavafy’s poems make the
historic profoundly and movingly personal. A towering figure of twentieth-century poetry, Cavafy is a stellar addition to the Everyman Pocket Poets series.

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