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Letters To a Young Poet
Language: en
Pages: 134
Authors: Rainer Maria Rilke
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-28 - Publisher: Random House

Rilke’s Letters to a Young Poet are arguably the most famous and beloved letters of the twentieth century. Written when the poet was himself still a young man, with most of his greatest work before him, they were addressed to a student who had sent Rilke some of his own
Letters to a Young Poet
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Rainer Maria Rilke
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-04 - Publisher: New World Library

These have been called the most famous and beloved letters of the past century. Rainer Maria Rilke himself said that much of his creative expression went into his correspondence, and here he touches upon a wide range of subjects that will interest writers, artists,and thinkers. This luminous translation of Rainer
Letters to a Young Poet
Language: en
Pages: 58
Authors: K. W. Maurer, Rainer Maria Rilke
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09 - Publisher: Blurb

Rainer Rilke is considered one of the most significant poets in the German language. The letters in this book were written by Rilke to Franz Kappus, a 19-year-old student at the Military Academy of Vienna. Discouraged by the prospect of military life, Kappus began to send his poetry to the
Letters to a Young Poet: With the Letters to Rilke from the ''Young Poet''
Language: en
Pages: 85
Authors: Rainer Maria Rilke, Franz Xaver Kappus, Damion Searls
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-10 - Publisher: Liveright Publishing

“The ultimate expression of intergenerational literary wisdom.” —Andrew Solomon, The New Yorker A work that has inspired generations, this new edition of Letters to a Young Poet features a fresh translation of Rilke’s ten classic letters, along with the missing letters from the young poet himself.For nearly a century, eager
Sonnets to Orpheus and Letters To a Young Poet
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Rainer Maria Rilke
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-27 - Publisher: Carcanet

They are perhaps most mysterious, even to me,' wrote Rainer Maria Rilke of the Sonnets to Orpheus, 'in the manner in which they arrived and imposed themselves on me - the most puzzling dictation I have ever received and taken down.' Rilke, born in Prague in 1875, died at Valmont