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Rainer Maria Rilke

Rainer Maria Rilke (December 4, 1875-December 29, 1926), Prague-born German poet, most noted for his Duino Elegies.

Some of his works:

  • Leben und Lieder (1894)
  • Das Stunden-Buch (1905)
  • Die Weise von Liebe und Tod des Cornets Christoph Rilke (1906)
  • Requiem für eine Freundin (1908)
  • Die Aufzeichnungen des Malte Laurids Brigge (1910)
  • Duinese Elegien (1923)
  • Sonette an Orpheus (1923)
  • Letters to a Young Poet



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