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Service, Robert W. (Robert William) 1874-1958

Overview
Works: 383 works in 1,706 publications in 4 languages and 36,760 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Biography  Juvenile works  Narrative poetry  Musical settings  Fiction  Pictorial works  History  Records and correspondence  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Lyricist, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PR6037.E72, 811.52
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The collected poems of Robert Service by Robert W Service( Book )

47 editions published between 1907 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author has caught the spirit of wanderlust that exists in each of us and it lives in his poetry
The spell of the Yukon : and other verses by Robert W Service( Book )

62 editions published between 1907 and 2012 in English and held by 1,643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the verse of Robert Service including The shooting of Dan McGrew, The cremation of Sam McGee, and My Madonna
The cremation of Sam McGee by Robert W Service( Book )

26 editions published between 1907 and 2013 in English and held by 1,539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Rhymes of a Red cross man by Robert W Service( Book )

82 editions published between 1909 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of evocative and moving poems written while the author was serving with the Red Cross on the front lines in WWI. The poems are dedicated to the author's brother who was killed in action in France the year of publication. -- vendor's description
The best of Robert Service by Robert W Service( Book )

42 editions published between 1940 and 2004 in English and held by 1,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Ballads of a Cheechako by Robert W Service( Book )

120 editions published between 1907 and 2015 in English and held by 1,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems relating chiefly to Klondike Gold Rush and to life in northern Canada
Rhymes of a rolling stone by Robert W Service( Book )

105 editions published between 1912 and 2013 in English and held by 1,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of Service's poems on many subjects
Songs of a sourdough by Robert W Service( Book )

173 editions published between 1907 and 2013 in English and French and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Later collected verse by Robert W Service( Book )

13 editions published between 1954 and 1979 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains all the poems in "Carols of an Old Codger", and "Rags from My Riches", verses from his prose writings, and a section of previously unpublished rhymes
More collected verse by Robert W Service( Book )

36 editions published between 1953 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete poems of Robert Service by Robert W Service( Book )

28 editions published between 1921 and 1950 in English and held by 683 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spell of the Yukon and other verses -- Ballads of a Cheechako -- Rhymes of a rolling stone -- Rhymes of a Red Cross man -- Ballads of a Bohemian -- Bar-room ballads
The shooting of Dan McGrew by Robert W Service( Book )

12 editions published between 1907 and 1998 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A narrative poem set in the Yukon describing the shoot-out in a saloon between a trapper and the man who stole his girl
Ballads of a Bohemian by Robert W Service( Book )

39 editions published between 1921 and 2015 in English and held by 618 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best tales of the Yukon by Robert W Service( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Verses chronicling the Klondike gold rush and immortalizing the colorful characters of the Yukon Territory, chosen from the author's earlier collections "The spell of the Yukon" and "Ballads of a Cheechako."
The spell of the Yukon, and other verses by Robert W Service( Book )

39 editions published between 1907 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trail of '98 : a northland romance by Robert W Service( Book )

73 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in English and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shooting of Dan McGrew : the cremation of Sam McGee by Robert W Service( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated version of two well-known poems about the Canadian north and some interesting characters who lived there
Lenin : a biography by Robert Service( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lenin is a colossal figure whose influence on 20th-century history cannot be underestimated. This biography makes use of archive material to piece together his private as well as public life in an effort to give a complete picture of Lenin
The state and revolution by Vladimir Ilʹich Lenin( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lenin's classic work on the state, clarifying the differences with the opportunists of various stripes. He shows how the concept of the dictatorship of the proletariat was raised by Marx and Engels after the Paris Commune
Open crossings by Andy Teirstein( )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
The cremation of Sam McGee
Alternative Names
Robert Service

Robert W. Service Canadees oorlogsverslaggever (1874-1958)

Robert W. Service kanadischer Dichter und Novellist

Robert William Service

Robert William Service poeta e scrittore britannico

Service R. W.

Service R. W. 1874-1958

Service, Robert

Service Robert 1874-1958

Service, Robert W.

Service, Robert W. 1874-1958

Service, Robert W. (Robert William), 1874-1958

Service, Robert William.

Service, Robert William 1874-1958

Роберт В. Сервис

Сервис Р. В

Сервис Р. В. 1874-1958

Сервис Р. У

Сервис Р. У. 1874-1958

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Languages
English (977)

French (3)

Spanish (2)

Polish (1)

Covers
The spell of the Yukon : and other versesThe cremation of Sam McGeeRhymes of a Red cross manThe best of Robert ServiceBallads of a CheechakoSongs of a sourdoughLater collected verseMore collected verse