The Reputation Of Rainer Maria Rilke Has Grown Steadily Since His Death In 1926 Today He Is Widely Considered To Be The Greatest Poet Of The Twentieth Century This Modern Library Edition Presents Stephen Mitchell S Acclaimed Translations Of Rilke, Which Have Won Praise For Their Re Creation Of The Poet S Rich Formal Music And Depth Of Thought If Rilke Had Written In English, Denis Donoghue Wrote In The New York Times Book Review,he Would Have Written In This English Ahead Of All Parting Is An Abundant Selection Of Rilke S Lifework It Contains Representative Poems From His Early Collections The Book Of Hours And The Book Of Pictures Many Selections From The Revolutionary New Poems, Which Drew Inspiration From Rodin And Cezanne The Hitherto Little Known Requiem For A Friend And A Generous Selection Of The Late Uncollected Poems, Which Constitute Some Of His Finest Work Included Too Are Passages From Rilke S Influential Novel, The Notebooks Of Malte Laurids Brigge, And Nine Of His Brilliant Uncollected Prose Pieces Finally, The Book Presents The Poet S Two Greatest Masterpieces In Their Entirety The Duino Elegies And The Sonnets To Orpheus Rilke S Voice, With Its Extraordinary Combination Of Formality, Power, Speed And Lightness, Can Be Heard In Mr Mitchell S Versions Clearly Than In Any Others, Said W S Merwin His Work Is Masterful.
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- 615 pages
- Ahead of All Parting
- Rainer Maria Rilke
- 10 May 2018 Rainer Maria Rilke