On the Aesthetic Value of A Psalm of Life
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A Psalm of Life by American romantic poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow is a lyric created for deep reflection. It reveals the optimistic theme - time is fleeting, act in the living present. The poem appeals to the readers' eyes, ears, minds and emotions and shows the poet's richly endowed talents for both aesthetics and language manipulation as well. This article give the brief analysis of the poem, represent the rhetorical devices in the poem and gives the aesthetic value of he rhythm and rhyme.
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TY - CONF AU - Fan YuXia PY - 2015/04 DA - 2015/04 TI - On the Aesthetic Value of A Psalm of Life BT - Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Social Science and Technology Education PB - Atlantis Press SP - 548 EP - 552 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/icsste-15.2015.146 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/icsste-15.2015.146 ID - YuXia2015/04 ER -