The Selected Poems of Cavafy
Get notified when this item comes back in stock.

The Selected Poems of Cavafy (English, Paperback, Cavafy C. P.)

Share

The Selected Poems of Cavafy  (English, Paperback, Cavafy C. P.)

5
4 Ratings & 0 Reviews
₹364
499
27% off
Sold Out
This item is currently out of stock
Author
Read More
Highlights
  • Language: English
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
  • Genre: Poetry
  • ISBN: 9780141185613, 9780141185613
  • Edition: 2008
  • Pages: 256
Description

Cavafy is one of the most singular and poignant voices of twentieth-century European poetry, conjuring a magical world through lyrical evocations of remembered passions, imagined monologues and dramatic retellings of his native Alexandria's ancient past. Figures from antiquity speak with telling interruptions from the author in such poems as You did not understand, while precise moments of history are seen with a sense of foreboding, as in Ides of March and Nero's Deadline. And in poems that draw on his own life and surroundings, Cavafy recalls illicit trysts or glimpses of beautiful young men in One Night and The Café Entrance, and creates exquisite miniatures of everyday life in Of the Shop.

Read More
Specifications
Book Details
Imprint
  • Penguin Classics
Publication Year
  • 2008
Dimensions
Width
  • 15 mm
Height
  • 198 mm
Length
  • 129 mm
Weight
  • 191 gr
Ratings & Reviews
5
4 Ratings &
0 Reviews
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
  • 4
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
Have you used this product? Be the first to review!
Have doubts regarding this product?
Safe and Secure Payments.Easy returns.100% Authentic products.
You might be interested in
Body, Mind And Spirit Books
Min. 50% Off
Shop Now
Society And Culture Books
Min. 50% Off
Shop Now
Religion And Belief Books
Min. 50% Off
Shop Now
Language And Linguistic Books
Min. 50% Off
Shop Now
Back to top