Uncollected Poems: Bilingual Edition (German Edition)

Uncollected Poems: Bilingual Edition (German Edition)

Rainer Maria Rilke


Between the New Poems of 1907 and 1908 and his demise in 1926, Rainer Maria Rilke released in simple terms significant volumes of poetry--the Duino Elegies and the Sonnets to Orpheus, either in 1923. yet in this interval he was once writing verse always, usually prolifically--in letters, in visitor books, in presentation copies, and mainly within the pocket-books he continually carried with him. This physique of uncollected paintings exceeds items: comprehensive poems of significant poise and brilliance, headlong statements that hurtle via their topics, haunting "fragments," and brief bursts that arc into the unpursuable. A awesome variety of them are between Rilke's most interesting poems.

Snow's number of greater than 100 of those little-known works distills the easiest of the uncollected poetry whereas delivering a large sufficient option to express Rilke's style and in the course of the years he wrote them. Uncollected Poems will lead scholars, students, and different readers to a fresh--and extra accurate--understanding of this nice poet's lifestyles and work.

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