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The Poet's Guide to Life

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Written by Rainer Maria RilkeAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Rainer Maria Rilke
Translated by Ulrich BaerAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Ulrich Baer

  • Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
  • Publisher: Modern Library
  • On Sale: March 22, 2005
  • Price: $19.95
  • ISBN: 978-0-679-64292-3 (0-679-64292-7)
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

RAINER MARIA RILKE (1875—1926) ranks among the great poets of world literature, and was the author of Duino Elegies and Sonnets to Orpheus.

Ulrich Baer, a scholar of modern German, French, and American poetry, is the author of Remnants of Song: Trauma and the Experience of Modernity in Charles Baudelaire and Paul Célan and Spectral Evidence: The Photography of Trauma. He is the editor of 110 Stories: New York Writes After September 11. Baer is associate professor of German and comparative literature at New York University and acting chair of the German department.