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Orpheus

Don Paterson

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£10.99
Format
Paperback
ISBN
9780571222704
Date Published
05.07.2007
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Summary

Rainer Maria Rilke’s 55 Sonnets to Orpheus remain a testimony to a writer whose significance other poets continue to testify to. Don Paterson’s translation offers a radiant and at times distressing version of the great work.

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Don Paterson was born in Dundee in 1963. His poetry collections include Nil Nil, God’s Gift to Women, Landing Light, Rain and 40 Sonnets. He has published two books of aphorism, The Book of Shadows and The Blind Eye, as well as translations of Antonio Machado and Rainer Maria Rilke. He is also the author of Reading Shakespeare’s Sonnets, Smith:…

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