I'm not a Rilke scholar but I found all the content of his character I needed to know and just the right size...Published 8 months ago by julio sansores
difficult to interpret the subject of the poems. it appears too rural in content. not really for NA consumption. no related content.Published 12 months ago by David A Stevenson
A superb collection of a wide swath of poetry from various stages in Rlke's life. Stephen Mitchell is renowned for his faithful translation of Rilke's demandingly difficult... Read morePublished 23 months ago by dream factory
Rilke is just about my favourite poet... a true master. In the German, his verse is just sublime.
These translations, however, are shockingly bad. Read more
I am a passionate, ardent admirer of Rilke so
before I even opened this book I knew I would
be delighted because of its sheer weight and size. Read more
ahead of all parting is a book that i treasure above all others. after reading a friends copy, i immediately ran to the bookstore that same night, and paid full price for it. Read morePublished on June 2, 2004 by brandon
The three stars I give this book are more for Rilke than for his rather poor translator.
I first became suspicious of Stephen Mitchell when I noticed some rather careless... Read more