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Harbour City poems

Harbour City poems

Sydney in verse, 1788-2008

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Published in association with the Poets Union Inc. by Puncher and Wattmann in Glebe, NSW .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Australian poetry,
  • Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by Martin Langford.
    GenrePoetry
    ContributionsLangford, Martin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1175 .H297 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination226 p. ;
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23718524M
    ISBN 109781921450174
    LC Control Number2009483033
    OCLC/WorldCa423345283

    Get this from a library! Big weather: poems of Wellington. [Gregory O'Brien; Louise Lawrence;] -- Capturing the vivacity and diversity of the Capital, this poetic portrait is a celebration of place and the creative life it inspires. Beginning with the inner city and harbour, the poems move. Buy nautical books including Almanacs, Bunkside Reading, Knots & Ropework, Logbooks, Medical & Cookery, Meteorology, Navigation & Seamanship, Racing, Dinghy.

    They all reflect Teasdale’s love of the city; we think ‘The Lights of New York’ is the finest of the four. Claude McKay, ‘Dawn in New York’. McKay () was a leading African-American poet of the Harlem Renaissance during the s, . Maureen - I really enjoyed your poem written in iambic heptameter about the Sydney Harbour Bridge! I'm not afraid of heights and would love to see the view from the bridge! The bridge itself is a sight to see! And I enjoyed the part about Frank de Groot's crazy stunt..a little known fact like that really adds to the story when relating the history of the bridge.

      Graeme Andrews 'Working Harbour' Collection: , City of Sydney Archives Maybe affection for ferries is a global human trait. US transcendentalist and poet Walt Whitman was passionate about Author: Grace Karskens. of the harbour, we could make our yachts – beneath an overcast sky, that was mauve underlit, against a far shore of dark, crumbling bush. Part of the city, to our left, was fruit shop bright. After the summer day, a huge, moist hush. The yachts were far across their empty fields of water. One, at times, was gently rested like a quill.


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