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A Historical Guide to Cavafy’s Alexandria

, Kyriakos Savvopoulos Other Publications Alexandria and Mediterranean Research Center (Alex Med)

Available in: English

The book aims to place the series of Cavafy’s history-inspired poems in their context, enabling the reader to gain a broader understanding both of Alexandria’s Greco-Roman past and of Cavafy’s unique gift as a historical poet. The Greek Alexandrian poet takes us on an illustrated journey in space and time to both the real and the imagined Alexandria.