All Books By Rainer Maria Rilke

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  1. Book ImageRilke and Andreas-Salomé

    "Immensely readable...a significant piece of scholarship."—Fred Volkmer, New York SunMore

  2. Book ImageRainer Maria Rilke and Lou Andreas-Salomé

    The complete extant correspondence between a key fin-de-siècle intellectual and one of the most revered poets of the twentieth century.More

  3. Book ImageDuino Elegies

    One of the literary masterpieces of the century, this translation is now presented with facing-page German.More

  4. Book ImageSonnets to Orpheus

    One of the literary masterpieces of the century, this translation is now presented with facing-page German.More

  5. Book ImageDiaries of a Young Poet

    "In the diaries [Rilke] kept from 1898 to 1900, now translated for the first time . . . the overall impression is that of a genius just coming into his own powers."—Boston PhoenixMore

  6. Book ImageRilke on Love and Other Difficulties

    An anthology of Rilke's strongest poetry and prose for both aficionados and new readers.More

  7. Book ImageLetters to a Young Poet

    Rilke's timeless letters about poetry, sensitive observation, and the complicated workings of the human heart.More

  8. Book ImageTranslations from the Poetry of Rainer Maria Rilke

    Born in 1875, the German lyric poet Rainer Maria Rilke published his first collection of poems in 1898 and went on to become renowned for his delicate depiction of the workings of the human heart.More

  9. Book ImageStories of God

    Rilke's haunting images focus on the difficulty of communion with the ineffable in an age of disbelief, solitude, and profound anxiety.More

  10. Book ImageThe Notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge

    Malte Laurids Brigge is a young Danish nobleman and poet living in Paris. Obsessed with death and the reality that lurks behind appearances, Brigge muses on his family's history and on the teeming alien life of the city. First published in 1910, Rilke's masterpiece has proven to be one of the most influential and enduring works of fiction of our century.More

  11. Book ImageLetters of Rainer Maria Rilke, 1892-1910

    This representative selection from Rilke's large and extraordinary correspondence provides a kind of spiritual autobiography of the poet.

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  12. Book ImageLetters of Rainer Maria Rilke, 1910-1926

    This volume of Rilke's letters covers the years from the completion of The Notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge to Rilke's death in December 1926, nearly five years after he had written the Duino Elegies and the Sonnets to Orpheus, his last major works.More

  13. Book ImageWartime Letters of Rainer Maria Rilke

    The letters Rilke wrote during the war and postwar years are of particular interest not only for whatever they may contain of the wisdom of the poet, the artist, and the humanitarian, but for their analysis of the intellectual and spiritual currents of the time.More

  14. Book ImageThe Lay of the Love and Death of Cornet Christopher Rilke

    Additional information is forthcoming.