THE SPELL OF THE YUKON AND OTHER VERSES
by ROBERT W SERVICE
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The Spell of the Yukon and Other Verses
[This text was also published (in Britain) under the title,
"Songs of a Sourdough".]
by Robert W. Service
[British-born Canadian Poet -- 1874-1958.]
Barse & Co.
New York, N. Y.
Copyright, 1916 by Barse & Co.
[expired in the U.S.A.]
Printed in the United States of America
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To C. M
The Land God Forgot
*The lonely sunsets flare forlorn
Down valleys dreadly desolate;
The lordly mountains soar in scorn
As still as death, as stern as fate.
The lonely sunsets flame and die;
The gi . . .