Your cart is empty
Letters To A Young Poet [Paperback-2020]
Rainer Maria Rilke
List Price :     Rs150.00
Our Price :     Rs.150.00   Rs.105
You Save :     45 (30%)



Free delivery across Pakistan on order of Rs.1000 and above

Pre-payment {Credit Card [Visa & Master], Easy Paisa, Bank Transfer}
Cash on Delivery

Within 2-3 days on all pre-paid orders
Within 7-10 days on all Cash on Delivery orders
Next day delivery in Lahore on orders placed till 1 pm [working days only]


Category:Biography & AutobiographyBiography-LiteraryBiography-Literary-Bil
Publisher: Ilqa Publications | ISBN: 9789696401575 | Pages: 55

Letters to a Young Poet is a collection of letters written by the poet Rainer Maria Rilke to an aspiring poet Franz Xaver Kappus, a 19-year-old military cadet at Theresian Military Academy in Wiener Neustadt. Kappus wrote letters to Rilke to seek advice on his poetry. Even though Rilke avoided commenting on his work directly, he did give some general advice to him. Published in 1929, Letters to a Young Poet gives an insight about poetry, subtle observations required by a poet and the mysterious workings of the human heart. Rilke s advice to the young poet also reflects his sensitive observations of cruelty around him and his efforts to seek love, comfort, and truth in a complicated and treacherous world.

About the Author

Rainer Maria Rilke was an Austrian poet born in Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary on December 4, 1875. Rilke is considered one of the most intense writers in German who produced both poetry and prose. His famous works include a semi-autobiographical novel The tebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge (1910), poetry collections Duino Elegies (1923) and Sonnets to Orpheus (1923) and a collection of letters printed under the title Letters to a Young Poet (1929). Rilke s work has been characterised as existential and invokes images that describe anxiety, scepticism, and loneliness. For this reason, Rilke s work is often given a transitional position between the traditional and the modernist writings. Rilke died of leukaemia on December 29, 1926, in Vaud, Switzerland.

Also by the Same Author
View All
rilke in paris...


rainer maria r
Rs. 916

Bestsellers in This Category

Letters To A Yo...


rainer maria rilke
Rs. 105
Be Nishano Ka N...


mazhar mehmood sherani
Rs. 139
Mukhtar Masood:...


amar shahid
Rs. 810


m. a majeed yazdani
Rs. 540
Proust's Overco...


lorenza foschini
Rs. 244
Byron's Women...


alexander larman
Rs. 796
Home And Exile...


chinua achebe
Rs. 1116
Robert Louis St...


joseph farrell
Rs. 669
View All