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C.P. Cavafy: Poems (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets)

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Preface

 

PUBLISHED POEMS

 

POEMS 1905–1915

 

The City

The Satrapy

But Wise Men Apprehend What Is Imminent

Ides of March

Finished

The God Abandons Antony

Theodotus

Monotony

Ithaca

As Much As You Can

Trojans

King Demetrius

The Retinue of Dionysus

Alexandrian Kings

Philhellene

The Steps

The Tomb of Lysias the Grammarian

Tomb of Eurion

Dangerous

Manuel Comnenus

In the Church

Very Rarely

In Stock

Painted

Morning Sea

Song of Ionia

In the Entrance of the Cafe´

One Night

Come Back

He Swears

I Went

Chandelier

 

POEMS 1916–1918

 

Since Nine -

Comprehension

Caesarion

Nero’s Deadline

One of Their Gods

Tomb of Lanes

Tomb of Iases

In a City of Osrhoene

Tomb of Ignatius

In the Month of Hathor

For Ammon, Who Died at 29 Years of Age, in 610

Whenever They Are Aroused

To Pleasure

I’ve Gazed So Much

In the Street

The Window of the Tobacco Shop

Passage

In Evening

Gray

Below the House

The Next Table

Remember, Body

 

POEMS 1919–1932

 

The Afternoon Sun

To Stay

Of the Jews (50 A.D.)

Aboard the Ship

Young Men of Sidon (400 A.D

That They Come-

Darius

Their Beginning

Melancholy of Jason, Son of Cleander: Poet in Commagene: 595 A.D.

I Brought to Art From the School of the Renowned Philosopher

Those Who Fought on Behalf of the Achaean League

In an Old Book

In Despair

Theater of Sidon (400 A.D.)

Before Time Could Alter Them

He Came to Read –

Of Colored Glass

The 25th Year of His Life

On the Italian Seashore

In the Boring Village

Cleitus’s Illness

In a Municipality of Asia Minor

Priest of the Serapeum

In the Taverns

Sophist Departing from Syria

Julian and the Antiochenes

Days of 1896

Two Young Men, 23 to 24 Years Old

Days of 1901

A Young Man, Skilled in the Art of the Word – in His 24th Year

Portrait of a Young Man of Twenty-Three Done by His Friend of the Same      Age, an Amateur

Potentate from Western Libya

Days of 1909, ’10, and ’11

Myres: Alexandria in 340 A.D.

Beautiful, White Flowers as They Went So Well

Come Now, King of the Lacedaemonians

In the Same Space

The Mirror in the Entrance

He Asked About the Quality –

According to the Formulas of Ancient Greco-Syrian Magicians

Days of 1908

 

From THE SENGOPOULOS NOTEBOOK

 

Voices

Longings

Candles

An Old Man

Prayer

Old Men’s Souls

The First Step

Interruption

Thermopylae

Che Fece...Il Gran Rifiuto

The Windows

Walls

Waiting for the Barbarians

 

REPUDIATED POEMS

 

Builders

Bard

Timolaus the Syracusan

Sweet Voices

Hours of Melancholy

Oedipus

Near an Open Window

Horace in Athens

The Tarentines Have Their Fun

 

UNPUBLISHED POEMS

 

To Stephanos Skilitsis

“Nous n’osons plus chanter les roses”

The Hereafter

In the Cemetery

Epitaph

Dread

In the House of the Soul

Julian at the Mysteries

Impossible Things

Garlands

Addition

Strengthening

September of 1903

December 1903

January of 1904

On the Stairs

In the Theatre

Poseidonians

Hearing of Love

That’s How

Theophilus Palaeologus

And I Got Down and I Lay There in Their Beds

Simeon

The Bandaged Shoulder

From the Drawer

The Regiment of Pleasure (prose poem)

Ships (prose poem)

 

THE UNFINISHED POEMS

 

The Item in the Paper

It Must Have Been the Spirits

And Above All Cynegirus

On the Jetty

After the Swim

Birth of a Poem

The Photograph

Remorse

Crime

Of the Sixth or Seventh Century

Abandonment

Nothing About the Lacedaemonians

Company of Four

Agelaus

 

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780375712425
Author:
Cavafy, Cp
Publisher:
Everyman's Library
Author:
Mendelsohn, Daniel
Author:
Cavafy, C. P.
Subject:
Single Author - Continental European
Subject:
Anthologies-Miscellaneous International Poetry
Publication Date:
20140331
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
6.57 x 4.36 x 0.74 in 0.48 lb

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