with parallel German text
Rainer Maria Rilke
Edited by Robert Vilain, Translated by Susan Ranson, and Marielle Sutherland
Oxford World's Classics
Rainer Maria Rilke (1875-1926) is one of the leading poets of European Modernism, whose poetry explores themes of death, love, and loss. This bilingual edition fully reflects Rilke's poetic development and includes the full text of the Duino Elegies and the Sonnets to Orpheus in accurate and sensitive new translations.