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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cavafy, Constantine, 1863-1933

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 47-48.

    SeriesColumbia essays on modern writers,, no. 5
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA5610.K2 Z59
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5919077M
    LC Control Number64022641
    OCLC/WorldCa313344


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