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" IN May, when sea-winds pierced our solitudes, I found the fresh Rhodora in the woods, Spreading its leafless blooms in a damp nook, To please the desert and the sluggish brook. The purple petals fallen in the pool Made the black water with their beauty... "
The Ladies' Companion - Page 43
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West of Emerson: The Design of Manifest Destiny

Kris Fresonke - 2003 - 213 pages
...when sea-winds pierced our solitudes, I found the fresh Rhodora in the woods. Spreading its leafless blooms in a damp nook, To please the desert and the sluggish brook, The purple petals, fallen in their pool, Made the black water with their beauty gay; Here might the red-bicd come his plumes to...
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West of Emerson: The Design of Manifest Destiny

Kris Fresonke - 2003 - 213 pages
...blooms in a damp nook, To please the desert and the sluggish brook, The purple petals, fallen in their pool, Made the black water with their beauty gay; Here might the red-bird come his plumes to cool, And court the flower that cheapens his array. Rhodora! if the sages...
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Types Of Children's Literature

Walter Barnes - 2004 - 512 pages
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Essays and Poems by Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 2004 - 521 pages
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SAT Subject Tests: Literature 2005-2006

Kaplan, Tony Armstrong - 2005 - 356 pages
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American Literature Student

James P. Stobaugh - 2005 - 368 pages
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Dickinson's Misery: A Theory of Lyric Reading

Virginia Jackson - 2005 - 298 pages
...when sea-winds pierced our solitudes, I found the fresh Rhodora in the woods, Spreading its leafless blooms in a damp nook, To please the desert and the...sluggish brook. The purple petals, fallen in the pool, Make the black water with their beauty gay; Here might the red-bird come his plumes to cool, And court...
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A Year with Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson - 2005 - 231 pages
...when sea-winds pierced our solitudes, I found the fresh Rhodora in the woods, Spreading its leafless blooms in a damp nook, To please the desert and the sluggish brook, The purpler petals, fallen in the pool, Made the black water with their beauty gay; Here might the red-bird...
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The Oxford Book of American Poetry

David Lehman, John Brehm - 2006 - 1208 pages
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