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Rilke Kind of Advice

Advantages: The deepness of prose and endearment the letters possess
Disadvantages: Long hiatus in-between correspondences; you're left pondering if letters had been disregarded

Publisher: Penguin Classics Year: 1929 Translated by Charlie Louth - - - My first reaction to 'Letters to a Young Poet' was why wait till three years after the author's death to get them published? Perhaps it is because art has an irritating tende ...

1st2thebar 05.03.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Letters to a Young Poet - Rainer Maria Rilke

Love- Edward Monkton The cutest book ever.

Advantages: Cute and sweet
Disadvantages: None

**Who is Edward Monkton?** Edward Monkton is a series of products developed by Giles Andreae. Edward Monkton products are hard to describe. They are poems and pictures which have been printed in books, posters, cups, greeting cards and much more. They ar ...

becky55555 29.08.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Love - Edward Monkton

You've Got To Love This Book Of Love

Advantages: Charming, cute, funny, cheap, would make a good book
Disadvantages: Not everyone's taste

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alienduck 16.02.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Love - Edward Monkton

Muldoon knows how to pick them!

Advantages: cover, price, selection, Muldoon
Disadvantages: /

...For Christmas last year I received one of the most gorgeous looking books I have ever seen. 'Lord Byron', selected by Paul Muldoon, is the only hardback collection of Lord Byron poems I own, and it is clear straight away that it is quite exciting and a li ...

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Review of Lord Byron - Paul Muldoon

'Lament' - in good company with 'Handfast'

Advantages: Touching without being depressing
Disadvantages: None

Another pocket-sized treasure from the Scottish Poetry Library, 'Lament' accompanies 'Handfast' as a book of Scottish poetry carefully selected by Lizzie MacGregor and with a certain theme, this time 'funerals and consolation'. In common with 'Handfast ...

jemima.peter 05.03.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Lament: Scottish Poems for Funerals and Consolation - Lizzie MacGregor