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Selected poems

Rainer Maria Rilke

Selected poems

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

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  • Translations into English

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    Includes bibliographic references (p. [xl]-xlv)

    StatementRainer Marie Rilke ; translated by Susan Ranson and Marielle Sutherland ; edited with an introduction and notes by Robert Vilain
    SeriesOxford world"s classics, Oxford world"s classics (Oxford University Press)
    ContributionsVilain, Robert, Ranson, Susan, Sutherland, Marielle
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT2635.I65 A2 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxlix, 358 p. ;
    Number of Pages358
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25151812M
    ISBN 10019956941X
    ISBN 109780199569410
    LC Control Number2011282301
    OCLC/WorldCa671709704

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    Indeed, in another poem the speaker is transfixed by the buzzing of a fly as she lies on her death bed. Read both these books together, and a new world will surely spring up—certainly you will probably never read a classical Chinese poem in quite the same way again! It would be a mistake to see these lines as portending some kind of re-awakening or renewal, as an image of spring might suggest to a western reader. Heaven is what I cannot reach!

    He published several collections of poetry, plays, prose works and his letters have also been compiled into notable collections. Indeed, in another poem the speaker is transfixed by the buzzing of a fly as she lies on her death bed. All depictions are typically one sided with the darkness conquering any sense of hope. The hulk leans over, full of rain and sand, and shore flowers grow from it. For him, Tu Fu was important because he was a poet of understandable emotions, not because of any connections with abstruse philosophy.


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