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Famous City Poems | Examples of Famous City Poetry

These are examples of famous City poems written by famous poets. PoetrySoup is a great resource of famous City poems about City. These examples illustrate what famous City poems looks like and its form.

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Famous PoemPoet
The City In the Sea Poe, Edgar Allan
To S. M. a young African Painter on seeing his Works Wheatley, Phillis
Alexander By Thebes Akhmatova, Anna
Written among the Euganean Hills North Italy Shelley, Percy Bysshe
To the Night Shelley, Percy Bysshe
Blind Sassoon, Siegfried
Nuremberg Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
May 24 1980 Brodsky, Joseph
White Flock Akhmatova, Anna
Frost at Midnight Coleridge, Samuel Taylor
Senlin: His Cloudy Destiny Aiken, Conrad
Senlin: His Dark Origins Aiken, Conrad
Preludes Eliot, Thomas Stearns Eliot (T S)
Four Quartets 4: Little Gidding Eliot, Thomas Stearns Eliot (T S)
In Honour of the City of London Dunbar, William
To the City of London Dunbar, William
The Waste Land Eliot, Thomas Stearns Eliot (T S)
Broadway Doty, Mark
Metro North Doty, Mark
The Glory of Ships Dyke, Henry Van
Longfellow Dyke, Henry Van
Cities Doolittle, Hilda
Elegy VIII: The Comparison Donne, John
Cologne Celan, Paul
The Knights Tale Chaucer, Geoffrey
To Ben Jonson upon Occasion of his Ode of Defiance Annexed t Carew, Thomas
Carmen De Boheme Crane, Hart
Phantasmagoria CANTO IV ( Hys Nouryture ) Carroll, Lewis
Four Riddles Carroll, Lewis
An Edwardian Sunday Broomhill Sheffield Betjeman, John
On a Portrait of a Deaf Man Betjeman, John
When Ida Puts Her Armor On Butler, Ellis Parker
To Jessica Gone Back To The City Butler, Ellis Parker
Night In The City Butler, Ellis Parker
The Final Tax Butler, Ellis Parker
Having Lost My Sons I Confront The Wreckage Of The Moon: Christmas 1960 Wright, James
Little Ballads Of Timely Warning; III: On Laziness And Its Resultant Ills Butler, Ellis Parker
Rondeau at the Train Stop Belieu, Erin
Legend of the Albino Farm Belieu, Erin
Our Lady of the Mine Field, Eugene
Another Version Mueller, Lisel
Armies in the Fire Stevenson, Robert Louis
Governors On Sominex Berman, David
Self-Portrait At 28 Berman, David
The Song of the Beasts Brooke, Rupert
The Great Lover Brooke, Rupert
The City Revisited Benet, Stephen Vincent
Siege and Conquest of Alhama The Byron, George (Lord)
The Giaour Byron, George (Lord)
Mazeppa Byron, George (Lord)
The Siege and Conquest of Alhama Byron, George (Lord)
Darkness Byron, George (Lord)
An Epistle Containing the Strange Medical Experience of Kar Browning, Robert
Heretics Tragedy The Browning, Robert
Up At A Villa— Down In The City Browning, Robert
Love Among The Ruins Browning, Robert
From ‘The Soul’s Travelling’ Browning, Elizabeth Barrett
A Sunset of the City Brooks, Gwendolyn
Bianca Among The Nightingales Browning, Elizabeth Barrett
Love Lies Sleeping Bishop, Elizabeth
Questions of Travel Bishop, Elizabeth
The House Of Dust: Part 04: 07: The sun goes down in a cold pale flare of light Aiken, Conrad
The House Of Dust: Part 03: 01: As evening falls Aiken, Conrad
The House Of Dust: Part 01: 03: One where the pale sea foamed at the yellow sand Aiken, Conrad
The House Of Dust: Part 02: 11: Snow falls. The sky is grey and sullenly glares Aiken, Conrad
Discordants Aiken, Conrad
The House Of Dust: Part 01: 01: The sun goes down in a cold pale flare of light Aiken, Conrad
The House Of Dust: Part 01: 02: One from his high bright window in a tower Aiken, Conrad
The House Of Dust: Part 02: 01: The round red sun heaves darkly out of the sea Aiken, Conrad
A Letter From Li Po Aiken, Conrad
Inferno (English) Alighieri, Dante
Images Aldington, Richard
Rugby Chapel Arnold, Matthew
Thyrsis a Monody Arnold, Matthew
Sohrab and Rustum Arnold, Matthew
Who In The Hell Is Tom Jones? Bukowski, Charles
Love and Fame and Death Bukowski, Charles
Alone With Everybody Bukowski, Charles
Friends Within The Darkness Bukowski, Charles
Big Night On The Town Bukowski, Charles
Young In New Orleans Bukowski, Charles
How Is Your Heart? Bukowski, Charles
The History Of One Tough Motherfucker Bukowski, Charles
At His Grave Austin, Alfred
This Mandelstam, Osip
The City Limits Ammons, A R
Jerusalem Amichai, Yehuda
Psalm 31 part 2 Watts, Isaac
The City Planners Atwood, Margaret
I Dont Know If History Repeats Itself Amichai, Yehuda
Psalm 144 part 3 Watts, Isaac
Psalm 107 part 1 Watts, Isaac
Hymn 29 Watts, Isaac
Hymn 3 Watts, Isaac
Hymn 152 Watts, Isaac
The Sycamores Whittier, John Greenleaf
Snowbound a Winter Idyl Whittier, John Greenleaf
Massachusetts To Virginia Whittier, John Greenleaf
Barclay Of Ury Whittier, John Greenleaf