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    DescriptionTowards the end of his life the German poet Rainer Maria Rilke wrote nearly 400 poems in French. The emergence of a French Rilke provides the starting point, rather than a terminus, for Jo Shapcott's new collection.


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    Title
    Tender Taxes
    Subtitle
    Translations from Rainer Maria Rilke
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jo Shapcott
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 112
    Width: 127 mm
    Height: 196 mm
    Thickness: 10 mm
    Weight: 136 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780571202522
    ISBN 10: 0571202527
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.1
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC subject category V2: DCF
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 11500
    BISAC V2.8: POE000000
    Libri: B-542
    DC21: 841.912
    Thema V1.0: DCF
    Publisher
    FABER & FABER
    Imprint name
    Faber & Faber Poetry
    Publication date
    08 October 2001
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Jo Shapcott was born and continues to live in London. Twice winner ofthe National Poetry Competition, she has published seven collectionswith Faber including Her Book: Poems 1988-1998 which selects fromthree earlier volumes: Electroplating the Baby (1988) which won theCommonwealth Poetry Prize, Phrase Book (1992) and My Life Asleep(1998) which won the Forward Poetry Prize. Her most recent collectionOf Mutability (2010) won the Costa Book Award and in 2011 she wasawarded the Queen's Gold Medal for Poetry.