Eldorado Poem by Edgar Allan Poe Summary, Notes and Line by Line Explanation in English

Introduction It’s believed that “Eldorado” was one of Edgar Allan Poe’s last poems. At the height of the gold rush, it was printed in Boston’s Flag of Our Union in 1849. This setting may have influenced Poe’s creation of the “gallant knight,” who seeks riches and bliss. Scholars have frequently compared Poe’s search for happiness … Read more