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Robert W. Service


(1874 - 1958)

Robert W. Service

Robert William Service was a British-Canadian bank clerk and poet and writer. He wrote vivid descriptions of the Yukon and its people. He is most famous for his poems, among them The Shooting of Dan McGrew.


The Children’s Hour Volume 5 (1953)

A copious collection of poetry. Includes Robert Lawson's illustrations to three poems of Jonathan Bing. The image on page 247 of Jonathan with a wheelbarrow does not appear in Just for Fun.

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Author(s): Robert Browning
Lewis Carroll
Charles E. Carryl
Alfred Noyes
Robert W. Service
Illustrator(s): Elizabeth Orton Jones
Dorothy P. Lathrop
Robert Lawson
Et al

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