Poems and Prose

Poems and Prose

Author: Georg Trakl

Publisher: Northwestern University Press

ISBN: 9780810120068

Category: Poetry

Page: 192

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An undeniable aura surrounds the name of Georg Trakl, a poet of intense inner vision and originality whose work stands alongside that of Yeats, Valery, and T. S. Eliot. The distinctive tone of Trakl's work--especially admired by his patron Ludwig Wittgenstein--is autumnal and melancholy. Trakl was writing at a time of spiritual and social disintegration on the eve of the First World War, when personal values and perceptions tended to be subsumed in a more generalized anguish and exaltation.
Poems and Prose
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Georg Trakl
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Northwestern University Press

An undeniable aura surrounds the name of Georg Trakl, a poet of intense inner vision and originality whose work stands alongside that of Yeats, Valery, and T. S. Eliot. The distinctive tone of Trakl's work--especially admired by his patron Ludwig Wittgenstein--is autumnal and melancholy. Trakl was writing at a time
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