The Notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge, by Rainer Maria Rilke, Printed at the Stamperia Valdonega for the Limited Editions Club (1987)

The Bohemian-Austrian writer Rainer Maria Rilke (1875-1926) remains one of the more popular and influential writers of the twentieth century. Rilke used impressionistic and expressionistic techniques, both of which influenced his writing towards a modernistic style that was to be imitated and expanded upon by a subsequent generation of writers. Greek mythological figures often exist is his work, but classical themes are typically replaced with those that began permeating the arts in the early … Continue reading The Notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge, by Rainer Maria Rilke, Printed at the Stamperia Valdonega for the Limited Editions Club (1987)