Collected Poems of Robert Service Author:Robert Service Robert Service was born in England n 1874. After spending his childhood in Scotland he came to Canada and there commenced the life of wandering and adventure which has given birth to songs, rhymes, ballads and poems that have spread over the whole world. — His vagabond career, bounded by Alaska and Turkey, by England and Mexico has been such a d... more »iversity of odd jobs in so many places that an actual chronicle of it is well nigh impossible.
Mr. Service, who escaped from the German invasion of France, has returned to that country where in recent years he has made his home. In his poetry, however, he still lives as a vagabond in the hearts of his many readers. He has caught the spirit of wanderlust latent in everyone of us and his verses will live on forever.« less