Letters to a Young Poet
  • Author : Rainer Maria Rilke
  • Release Date : 14 April 2021
  • Publisher : Courier Dover Publications
  • Genre : Literary Collections
  • Pages : 112
  • ISBN 13 : 9780486847504
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Essential reading for scholars, poetry lovers, and anyone with an interest in Rainer Maria Rilke, German poetry, or the creative impulse, these ten letters of correspondence between Rilke and a young aspiring poet reveal elements from the inner workings of his own poetic identity. The letters coincided with an important stage of his artistic development and readers can trace many of the themes that later emerge in his best works to these messages—Rilke himself stated these letters contained part of his creative genius.

Letters to a Young Poet

Letters to a Young Poet

Author : Rainer Maria Rilke
Publisher : Courier Dover Publications
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Essential reading for scholars, poetry lovers, and anyone with an interest in Rainer Maria Rilke, German poetry, or the creative impulse, these ten letters of correspondence between Rilke and a young aspiring poet reveal elements from the inner workings of his own poetic identity. The letters coincided with an important ...

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