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Letters to a Young Poet

The ten letters collected here are arguably the most famous and beloved letters of our century....

Poems of Rainer Maria Rilke

Considered one of most significant literary figures of his era, Austrian poet Rainer Maria Rilke...

The Cambridge Companion to Kafka

Offers a rounded contemporary appraisal of Central Europe's most distinctive Modernist.

Autobiography of Goethe: Truth and Fiction Relating to My Life

Autobiography of Goethe

Truth and Fiction Relating to My Life


In the work of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832) one can find the seed of most German...

Goethe: The Sorrows of Young Werther

Werther was an extraordinary and immediate bestseller both in Germany and abroad.

The Selected Poetry of Rainer Maria Rilke

"This miracle of a book, perhaps the most beautiful group of poetic translations this century has...

Kafka: A Very Short Introduction
OUP Oxford (2004)

In this Very Short Introduction, Ritchie Robertson provides the newcomer with an up-to-date and...

The Nibelungenlied: The Lay of the Nibelungs

The Nibelungenlied

The Lay of the Nibelungs

OUP Oxford (2010)

The Nibelungenlied is the greatest medieval German heroic poem, a revenge saga on an epic scale,...

Danton's Death, Leonce and Lena, Woyzeck
OUP Oxford (1998)

George Duchner died in 1837 at a tragically early age, and his three works for the stage remained...

Spring Awakening: A Play

First performed in Germany in 1906, Frank Wedekind's controversial play Spring Awakening closed...