1] rhodora: flowering scrub common to Canada and New England, Rhododendron canadense.
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Original text: Poems< (1846: London: Chapman, 1847).
PS 1624 .A1 Robarts Library
First publication date: 1839
RPO poem editor: Ian Lancashire
RP edition: 2002
Recent editing: 1:2002/12/24
Composition date note: written May 1834 (Richardson, Emerson: the Mind on Fire: a Biography, 177).
Rhyme: couplets and quatrains
Other poems by Ralph Waldo Emerson