Robert William Service

Poetry Books by Robert William Service

Robert William Service Books, Robert William Service poetry book The Poisoned Paradise; A Romance of Monte Carlo Authors: Robert W (Robert William) 187 Service
Publisher: Franklin Classics
Published Date: 2018-10-13
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Robert William Service Books, Robert William Service poetry book The Trail of '98 Authors: Robert William Service
Publisher: New York : Grosset & Dunlap
Published Date: 1910
Categories: Alaska
A vivid novel of men and conditions in the Klondike during the gold rush.

Robert William Service Books, Robert William Service poetry book The Pretender Authors: Robert W. Service
Publisher:
Published Date: 2019-06-21
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A story of Paris. In order to prove his real worth, an author gives up his identity and takes steerage passage to Europe to start over again in the bohemian life of the Latin Quarter of Paris. A piquant and delightful experiment in fiction, --a grown-up fairy tale; an adventure in simplicity

Robert William Service Books, Robert William Service poetry book Songs of the High North Authors: Robert William Service
Publisher: A&C Black
Published Date: 1999-03-01
Categories: Ballads, American
The vigour, humour and rugged rhythms of Robert Service's ballads of Yukon have given them great appeal. This is a collection of 39 poems that relate to his years in North America, and include Men of the High North, The Ballad of the Northern Lights and Eldorado.

Robert William Service Books, Robert William Service poetry book The Shooting of Dan McGrew Authors: Robert Service, Ted Harrison
Publisher:
Published Date: 1998-08-01
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Acclaimed painter Ted Harrison, renowned for his northern landscapes, re-imagines Robert Service's famed ballad of love and revenge.

Robert William Service Books, Robert William Service poetry book The Cremation of Sam McGee and Other Poems Authors: Robert Service
Publisher: Surrey, B.C. : Hancock House
Published Date: 1989
Categories: Poetry
The twentieth anniversary edition of this beautifully illustrated classic poem.

Robert William Service Books, Robert William Service poetry book Dan McGrew, Sam McGee and Other Great Service Authors: Robert Service
Publisher:
Published Date: 1990-06-01
Categories: Poetry
This collector's edition is fully illustrated and presents the best of Robert Service, focusing on his vintage Yukon period and including some of his lesser-known World War I poems.

Robert William Service Books, Robert William Service poetry book The Cremation of Sam McGee Authors: Robert W. Service
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Published Date: 2006
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Constantly suffering from the cold, Sam makes his companion on the Arctic trail promise to cremate him when he dies, which the companion does--to his great surprise. An ALA Notable Book.

Robert William Service Books, Robert William Service poetry book Songs of a Sourdough Authors: Robert W. Service
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
Published Date: 2013-01-15
Categories: Fiction
Songs of a Sourdough by Robert Service, defined a place and time like only a truly great poet can. Set in the Yukon during the great Klondike gold rush, this collection of poems is full of the wild characters, the freezing snow storms and the vast staggering beauty Artic wilderness. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Hesperides Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

Robert William Service Books, Robert William Service poetry book Best Tales of the Yukon Authors: Robert W. Service
Publisher: Readaclassic.com
Published Date: 2010-08-01
Categories: Travel
Many favorites from Service's poetry, which depicts the trials and tribulations of the Yukon gold mining life.

Robert William Service Books, Robert William Service poetry book Ballads of a Bohemian Authors: Robert W. Service
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
Published Date: 2015-05-20
Categories: Poetry
This book contains a beautiful collection of poems linked through a common narration by the "author" Stephen Poore. These poems detail his bohemian life in Paris prior to the war, his experiences during World War I, and his life in the aftermath of the war. A fantastic collection of poesy that will be enjoyed by all lovers of poetry, this book shall especially appeal to fans of Service's seminal work. Robert William Service (1874 - 1958) was a prolific British-Canadian writer and poet, most famous for his poems, "The Shooting of Dan McGrew" and "The Cremation of Sam McGee". Elected for modern republication due to its immense literary value, this book is proudly republished here complete with a new prefatory biography of the author. Ballads Of A Bohemian was originally published in 1922.

Robert William Service Books, Robert William Service poetry book The Best of Robert Service Authors: Robert Service
Publisher: A&C Black
Published Date: 1960
Categories: Ballads, English
Robert Service, famous for his ballads of life in the Gold Rush years of the Yukon, among them The Shooting of Dangerous Dan McGrew" and "The Cremation of Sam McGee", painted pictures of artists, grisettes and models from the merry, tragic life of bohemian Paris of the early 1900s, inspired by the shadows of World War I as it fell across the city. Throughout these poems are expressions of the poet's own homespun philosophy. His verses offered gaiety, humour, mostalgia and pathos while his comments on women, life and death, ambition, success and failure, were all aimed to evoke quick response in the readers heart."

Robert William Service Books, Robert William Service poetry book The Very Best of Robert Service Authors: Robert William Service
Publisher:
Published Date: 2002-01-01
Categories: Poetry
Over 100 poems portray the trials and tribulations of Gold Rush pioneers, as well as Service's days in France and his experiences serving in World War I in the American Ambulance Corps. Some favorites include, The Cremation of Sam McGee, The Law of the Yukon, The Shooting of Dan McGrew and Bessie's Boil.



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