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These have been called the most famous and beloved letters of the past century. Rainer Maria Rilke himself said that much of his creative expression went into his correspondence, and here he touches upon a wide range of subjects that will interest writers, artists,and thinkers.

This luminous translation of Rainer Maria Rilke's classic offers brilliant inspiration to all people who seek to know and express their inner truth. Letters to a Young Poet is a classic that should be required reading for anyone who dreams of expressing themselves creatively.

Topics: Writing, Creativity, Art & Artists, Poetry, Coming of Age, Writers, Literary Studies, Inspirational, Poetry, Modernism, Translated, 1920s, and Essays

Published: New World Library on
ISBN: 9781577313267
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