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Duino Elegies & the Sonnets to Orpheus (Vintage International)

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Available for the first time in a single volume, Ranier Maria Rilkes two most beloved sequences of poems rendered by his most faithful translator. Rilke is unquestionably the twentieth centurys most significant and compelling poet of romantic transformation and spiritual quest. His poems of ecstatic identification with the world exert perennial fascination. In Stephen Mitchells versions of Rilkes two greatest masterpieces readers will discover an English rendering that captures the lyric intensity, fluency, and reach of his poetry. Stephen Mitchell adheres impeccably to Rilkes text, to his formal music, and to the complexity of his thought; at the same time, Mitchells work has authority and power as poetry in its own right.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307473738
Author:
Rainer Maria Rilke and Stephen Mitchell
Publisher:
Vintage
Translator:
Mitchell, Stephen
Author:
Rilke, Rainer Maria
Author:
Mitchell, Stephen
Subject:
Continental european
Subject:
German poetry
Subject:
Rilke, Rainer Maria
Subject:
General Poetry
Subject:
Anthologies-Miscellaneous International Poetry
Subject:
poetry;german;20th century;literature;german literature;fiction;rilke
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage International
Publication Date:
20091031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
8 x 5.17 x .68 in .5 lb

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