Uncollected poems / Rainer Maria Rilke ; selected and translated by Edward Snow

Author(s): Rilke, Rainer Maria, 1875-1926
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Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English, German (translated from)
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: New York : North Point Press, 1996
LC Classification: P, PT
Physical Description: xix, 265 p. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction
Forget, forget 3
You don't know nights of love? 5
Sharp castle-break 7
Moonlit Night 9
Judith's Return 11
To Lou Andreas-Salome 13
Pearls roll away 17
Ah, as we prayed for human help 19
O the curves of my longing through the cosmos 21
Come when you should 23
I, knower 27
The almond trees in bloom 29
The Spanish Trilogy 31
The Raising of Lazarus 37
The Spirit Ariel 41
Straining so hard against the strength of night 45
We don't know what we spend 49
Long you must suffer 51
The hawthorn 53
Unknowing before the heavens of my life 55
Overflowing heavens of squandered stars 57
Narcissus [I] 59
Narcissus [II] 61
Christ's Descent into Hell 65
Now we wake up with our memory 67
Thinking you 69
Assault me, music, with rhythmic fury! 71
Behind the innocent trees 73
Head of Amenophis IV in Berlin 75
The way that bright planet, the moon 77
Tears, tears that break out of me 79
Once I took you face into / my hands 81
The Great Night 83
Looking up from my book 85
You the beloved / lost in advance 87
See the carefree insect 89
Turning 91
Lament 95
"One Must Die Because One Has Known Them" 97
Almost as on the last day 99
To Holderlin 101
On the mountains of the heart cast out to die 105
Again and again 107
Ah misery, my mother tears me down 109
The Death of Moses 111
Death 113
The Words of the Lord to John on Patmos 115
The body's crossroads 121
Now the stag becomes part of earth 123
Gray love-snakes 125
The transformed speaks only to relinquishers 127
To Music 129
God won't be lived like some light morning 131
The Doll. Temptation! 133
To have come through it 135
The Hand 137
As long as you catch self-thrown things 139
... When will, when will, when will it be enough 141
Antistrophes 143
We, in the grappling nights 147
My shy moonshadow 149
Vase Painting 151
Odette R.... 153
Imaginary Career 155
Lachrymatory 157
We're only mouth 159
Heart's swing 161
Play the deaths swiftly through 165
For Max Picard 167
That we lose nothing 169
For Hans Carossa 171
The Magician 173
Will-o'-the-Wisps 175
As once the winged energy of delight 177
Early Spring 179
Transience 181
A Walk 183
Do you still remember 185
Wild Rosebush 187
By the sun-accustomed street 189
What birds plunge through 191
Unsteady scales of life 193
World was in the face of the beloved 195
Ah, adrift in the air 197
A furrow in my brain 199
Palm of the Hand 201
Night. Oh you face against my face 203
Gravity 205
Mausoleum 207
Somewhere the flower of farewell blooms 209
More unconcealed the land 211
Autumn 213
O bright gleam of a shy mirror image! 215
... When from the merchant's hand 217
Ah, not to be cut off 219
Undeterrable 221
Now it is time that gods 223
Rose, O pure contradiction 225
Gong [I] 227
Idol 229
Gong [II] 231
But if you'd try this 233
Earlier, how often, we'd remain 235
The birdcalls begin their praise 237
Brother body is poor 239
Garden, by approaching rains 241
Elegy 243
Full Power 247
Arrival 249
Come, you last thing 251
Notes 255
Index of titles and first lines in German 259
Index of titles and first lines in English 263
Alternate Title(s): Poems.
Additional Authors: Snow, Edward A
Notes: LCCN: 94024438
ISBN: 0865474826 :$25.00
Includes index
OCLC Number: 31243534
ISBN/ISSN: 0865474826