This antiquarian book contains a collection of poems written by Robert William Service. A delightful collection of poetic tales of northern gold rush living that offers incredible insights into the lives and outlooks of the men and women of the region, these poems will appeal to any lovers of poetry, and constitute a veritable must-read for fans ...
This antiquarian book contains a collection of poems written by Robert William Service. A delightful collection of poetic tales of northern gold rush living that offers incredible insights into the lives and outlooks of the men and women of the region, these poems will appeal to any lovers of poetry, and constitute a veritable must-read for fans of Service s work. The poems include: To The Man of the High North, Men of the High North, The Ballad of the Northern Lights, The Ballad of the Black Fox Skin, The Ballad of Pious Pete, The Ballad of Blasphemous Bill, and many others. Robert William Service was a British-Canadian poet and writer, best known for his poems "The Shooting of Dan McGrew" and "The Cremation of Sam McGee." Many vintage texts such as this are increasingly hard to come by and expensive, and it is with this in mind that we are republishing this volume now in an affordable, modern, high-quality edition. It comes complete with a specially commissioned new biography of the author."
Fair. B000GS8X5U No dust jacket present and the cover shows some wear and some staining. This is a former library copy with a library sticker affixed to the front cover, number stamped inside the cover, piece of cardboard affixed inside the front cover, and stamp/number on the title page, all to indicate such. There is a discolored spot on first page and a few small stains on the margins of a few pages, but nothing that impacts readability. The book has a dusty odor, but nothing that is problematic for usage. Overall, this is still a very readable copy of the title. Ships, well packaged and very quickly, from MI. The condition selected for the item is accurate and consistent with our other listings of the same general condition. If you have any questions or you would like additional details about the item or pictures, please do not hesitate to contact us. We will get back to you as quickly as possible. Please buy with confidence from us, as we have several thousand satisfied customers and your satisfaction is the goal we strive to achieve with every transaction.
Good+ No Jacket. Sml 8vo in green linen cloth stamped in gilt on the spn and frnt pnl. Frnt fly neatly excised, and hinge reinforced with paper tape; prev. owner's name on the half title page which the book starts with; slt wear to extremities; else int. clean, and binding still tight thus; G+ thus no dust jacket.
Fair. 1909 Edition. Burgundy flexible, cloth cover. Some shelf/edge wear to cover, some small tears. Creasing to spine. Pages are tanned but show no apparent marks. Delivery Confirmation with every order.
Fair. No Jacket. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall. 137 pp. This is a reading copy only. The front cover is heavily moisture-stained, and the page edges have lighter staining. Previous owner name stamped on the front free endpaper. The binding is tight and square, and the text is clean.
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