What are the romantic elements in W B Yeats' poetry? Please give some descriptions of all the points of the answer.

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There are many romantic elements in the poetry of W.B. Yeats - many of this poet's most beautiful and lyrical poems were written early on in his career. a good one to look at is "The Lake Isle Of Inisfree.' This poem has the lyrical rhythm - almost like a...

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There are many romantic elements in the poetry of W.B. Yeats - many of this poet's most beautiful and lyrical poems were written early on in his career. a good one to look at is "The Lake Isle Of Inisfree.' This poem has the lyrical rhythm - almost like a melody, the stresses and de-stresses almost like the wavelets lapping on the shore that he talks about:

"I will arise and go now, and go to Inisfree"

The poem also celebrates the wonder and beauty of Nature, emphasisng for instance an evening full of the linnet's wings. Silence is given great praise. There is little of the later cynical and bitter realism of modernism here. It has peaceful images too "Nine bean rows will I have there" and an atmosphere of calm.

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