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Subject: FURNACES
Matches Found: 7

ELEGY WRITTEN IN A COUNTRY COAL-BIN, by CHRISTOPHER DARLINGTON MORLEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: The furnace tolls the knell of falling steam
Last Line: To bring my morning coffee to a boil.
Alternate Author Name(s): Hall, Galway
Subject(s): Coal Mines & Miners; Furnaces; Standard Oil Company; Kilns


THE BLACKSMITH, by WILLIAM WATSON    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Tis the tamer of iron
Last Line: Whence issued the world.
Alternate Author Name(s): Watson, John William
Subject(s): Blacksmiths; Fire; Furnaces; Sin; Kilns


THE BOOK OF THE DEAD: ALLOY, by MURIEL RUKEYSER    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
Subject(s): Furnaces; Landscape; Labor & Laborers; Kilns; Work; Workers


THE DRUNK IN THE FURNACE, by WILLIAM STANLEY MERWIN    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: For a good decade
Alternate Author Name(s): Merwin, W. S.
Subject(s): Alcoholism & Alcoholics; Furnaces; Junk & Junkyards; Drunkards; Alcohol Abuse; Kilns


THE FURNACE, by CHRISTOPHER DARLINGTON MORLEY    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: At night I opened / the furnace door
Last Line: Thank god for coal!
Alternate Author Name(s): Hall, Galway
Subject(s): Furnaces; Kilns


THE FURNACE DOOR, by EDGAR ALBERT GUEST    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: My father is a peaceful man
Last Line: "and -- er -- swear a little bit."
Alternate Author Name(s): Guest, Eddie
Subject(s): Furnaces; Kilns


THE KILN, by EDMUND CHARLES BLUNDEN    Poem Text             Poet's Biography
First Line: Beside the creek where seldom oar or sail
Last Line: Of once grave seers, her iris woos the wind.
Alternate Author Name(s): Blunden, Edmund
Subject(s): Furnaces; Ruins; Kilns