Letters to a Young Poet (Hardcover)
Harvard University Press, 9780674052451, 94pp.
Publication Date: April 18, 2011
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These ten letters by Rainer Maria Rilke speak directly to the young, offering unguarded thoughts on creativity, solitude, self-reliance, living with uncertainty, the shallowness of irony, the uselessness of criticism, career choices, sex, love, God, and art (which is only another way of living, Rilke writes).