J.P. Stern, 3 November 1983
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Carcanet, 184 pp., £9.95, July 1983, 0 85635 369 8Show More
Rilke: sein Leben, seine Welt, sein Werk by Wolfgang Leppmann.
Scherz Verlag, 483 pp., £11, May 1981, 3 502 18407 0Show More
Rainer Maria Rilke: Leben und Werk im Bild edited by Ingeborg Schnack.
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“... this world is from ours may be seen in the comprehensive collection of photographs assembled by Ingeborg Schnack. Some of the faces portrayed have a gravitas and spirituality that would be difficult to match today, though the melancholy haze that lies on many of the landscapes is due to poor printing. Wolfgang Leppmann – a genial German-American ...”