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Letters to a Young Poet

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Letters written over a period of several years on the vocation of writing by a poet whose greatest work was still to come.

About the Author

Rainer Marie Rilke, the great Austro-German poet, was the author of many works including Duino Elegies and Sonnets to Orpheus.

Stephen Mitchell's translations include Ahead of All Parting: The Selected Poetry of Rainer Maria Rilke, The Book of Job, Tao Te Ching, and, most recently, Bhagavad-Gita. He lives in California.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780307787231
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Translator:
Mitchell, Stephen
Foreword:
Mitchell, Stephen
Author:
Rilke, Rainer Maria
Author:
Kappus, Franz Xaver
Subject:
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Subject:
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Publication Date:
19861012
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
128

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