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The best of Robert Service

Author: Robert W Service
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : Running Press, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Illustrated edView all editions and formats
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Overview: A deluxe edition of the works of Service, with stunning period photographs of the Yukon territory he immortalized through his incomparable verses. Photos are from the famed Kinsey collection, taken in the 1890s during the height of the Klondike gold rush.
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Dust jackets
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert W Service
ISBN: 0894718134 9780894718137
OCLC Number: 22252642
Description: 199 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Preface --
L'Envoi (1907) --
To the man of the high North --
Men that don't fit in --
Rhyme of the restless ones --
Younger son --
Three voices --
Call of the wild --
Song of the mouth-organ --
Trail of ninety-eight --
Land God forgot --
Ballad of the Northern Lights --
Comfort --
Ballad of Gum-Boot Ben --
Low-down white --
Man from Eldorado --
Reckoning --
Shooting of Dan McGrew --
Harpy --
Ballad of the black fox skin --
Ballad of one-eyed Mike --
Pines --
Wood-cutter --
Telegraph operator --
Ballad of Pious Pete --
Lone trail --
Song of the wage-slave --
Prospector --
My friends --
Black sheep --
Clancy of the mounted police --
Music in the bush --
Ballad of hard-luck Henry --
Lure of little voices --
Premonition --
Spell of the Yukon --
Men of the high north --
Rhyme of the remittance man --
Cremation of Sam McGee --
Ballad of blasphemous Bill --
Tramps --
Grin --
Heart of the sourdough --
Little old log cabin --
Parson's son --
Law of the Yukon --
Lost --
L'Envoi (1909) --
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Responsibility: Robert W. Service.
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Overview: A deluxe edition of the works of Service, with stunning period photographs of the Yukon territory he immortalized through his incomparable verses. Photos are from the famed Kinsey collection, taken in the 1890s during the height of the Klondike gold rush.

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