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Duino elegies

Rainer Maria Rilke

Duino elegies

and, The sonnets to Orpheus

by Rainer Maria Rilke

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Published by Vintage International in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rilke, Rainer Maria, -- 1875-1926 -- Translations into English,
  • Elegiac poetry, German -- Translations into English,
  • Sonnets, German -- Translations into English,
  • German poetry -- Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDuino elegies ; and, The sonnets to Orpheus, Sonnets to Orpheus.
    StatementRainer Maria Rilke ; edited and translated by Stephen Mitchell.
    GenreTranslations into English
    ContributionsMitchell, Stephen, 1943-, Rilke, Rainer Maria, 1875-1926.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT2635.I65 D813 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 283 p. ;
    Number of Pages283
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23971213M
    ISBN 100307473732
    ISBN 109780307473738
    LC Control Number2009021983

    Rilke considered the Elegies his greatest achievement. Begun in at the castle of Duino near Trieste, these ten Elegies were finally completed after a decade of sporadic and protracted creation, in the winter of They are part of the same creative vein from which erupted, spontaneously and in far briefer time, the Sonnets to Orpheus/5(12). On 11 June , Rilke travelled from Munich to Switzerland. The outward motive was an invitation to lecture in Zurich, but the real reason was the wish to escape the post-war chaos and take up his work on the Duino Elegies once again. The search for a suitable and affordable place to Born: René Karl Wilhelm Johann Josef Maria Rilke, 4 .

    "The vivid language of Rilke s Duino Elegies is uniquely revealed in the bold, elegant paintings of book artist Mindy Belloff. After reading the Elegies for many years, the artist meditated on one a month. Click to read more about Duino Elegies by Rainer Maria Rilke. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers poems in any European language has made so profound and lasting an impact on an English-speaking readership as Rilke's Duino Elegies. These luminous new translations by Martyn Crucefix, Book jacket. /5(12).

    About the Book. Begun in at the castle of Duino near Trieste, these ten Elegies were finally completed, after a decade of sporadic and protracted creation, at the Château Muzot in the Swiss Valais. Rilke considered them his greatest achievement, and, as MacIntyre suggests, they are "among the great and unforgettable poetry of the world.". Perhaps no cycle of poems in any European language has made so profound and lasting an impact on an English-speaking readership as Rilke's Duino Elegies. These luminous new translations by Martyn Crucefix, facing the original German texts, make it marvellously clear how the poem is committed to the real world observed with acute and visionary intensity.5/5(1).


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Mar 20,  · Rainer Maria Rilke () is one of the most celebrated poets of the twentieth century. Rilke was born in Prague, lived throughout Europe, and spent his final years in Switzerland, where he wrote the DUINO ELEGIES. He died of leukemia in December Cited by: Nov 16,  · Rilke's "Duino Elegies" form one of the most perfect collections of lyric poetry you can ever hope to get your hands on.

Unfortunately for the David Young translation, however, there is much less Rilke than there ought to be; a series of strange decisions on Young's part casts a shadow over even the brighter moments of his rendering of this masterpiece/5(5).

Duino Elegies Hardcover – November, by Rainer Maria Rilke (Author)Author: Rainer Maria Rilke. "The Duino Elegies" is undoubtedly his masterpiece. This collection highlights the confusion of the human creature who feels foreign in a world abandoned by the beauty and the sacred.

Haunted by the passage of time and death, it is powerless to fully participate in the universal life/5. Sep 26,  · RAINER MARIA RILKE (–) is one of the greatest Duino elegies book who ever wrote in the German language. His most famous works are Sonnets to Orpheus, The Duino Elegies, Letters to a Young Poet, The Notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge, and The Book of Hours/5(3).

Mar 20,  · Rainer Maria Rilke () is one of the most celebrated poets of the twentieth century. Rilke was born in Prague, lived throughout Europe, and spent his final years in Switzerland, where he wrote the DUINO ELEGIES. He died of leukemia in December Reviews: 2.

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Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Rilke is one of the most widely read poet /5. Duino Elegies is a collection of ten poems published in German in by the Bohemian-Austrian poet Rainer Maria Rilke. Though the poems are described as elegies and, indeed, contain quite a bit of torment and melancholy, the works cover a wide range of human emotions, including love and elation.

Many critics consider Duino Elegies to be Rilke’s most important work. Written in a period of spiritual crisis between andthe poems that compose the Duino Elegies are the ones most frequently identified with the Rilkean sensibility.

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& Company, Inc. Praise for Duino Elegies “I have been engrossed in English versions of the Duino Elegies for years, and Snow's is by far the most radiant and, as far as I can tell, the most faithful Reading this rendition provided new revelations into Rilke's symbolic landscapes of art, death, love, and time.”.

About Duino Elegies & The Sonnets to Orpheus Available for the first time in a single volume, Ranier Maria Rilke’s two most beloved sequences of poems rendered by his most faithful translator. Rilke is unquestionably the twentieth century’s most significant and compelling poet of romantic transformation and spiritual quest.

The Fountain of Joy A Line-by-Line Commentary on Rilke’s Duino Elegies Home; Download; Buy This Book ‘Eternal Spring’ - Auguste Rodin (French, - ), The Los Angeles County Museum of Art. This commentary, the Duino Elegies, and others of Rilke's.

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The great German poet regarded these meditations on love, death, God, and life's meaning as his greatest achievement. Innovative and enigmatic, the enduringly popular elegies express Rilke's longing for solitude and his painful loneliness. These excellent translations are both true to the originals and poetic in their own right.

Named for the Castle of Duino, on a rocky headland of the Adriatic, the Duino Elegies speaks in a voice that is both intimate and majestic on the mysteries of human life and our attempt, in the words of the translator, 'to use our self-consciousness to some advantage: to transcend, through art and the imagination, our self-deception and our fear.'/5(4).

Duino Elegies, the German Text, with an English Translation, Intro, and Commentary By J. B. Leishman and Stephen Spender Rilke, Ranier Maria Published by W. W. Norton, New York ().His book, Reading Rilke: Reflections on the Problems of Translation, prefaces his own translation with almost two-hundred pages of glittering commentary on the Elegies, blow-by-blow reportage from the gladiator pit of Duino translators, a recitation of rare of biographical detail about Rilke, and sharp insights into the art of translation and.This page contains details about the Fiction book The Duino Elegies by Rainer Maria Rilke published in This book is the th greatest Fiction book of all time as determined by akikopavolka.com