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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Glen W. Dresbach  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Poetry

Audience: Adult; Adult;

Born: 1889 in Lanark, Illinois


-- Glen W. Dresbach on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=glen+w.+dresbach


Illinois Connection

Mr. Dresbach was born on a farm near Lanark, Illinois, in 1889.

Biographical and Professional Information

After being graduated from the University of Wisconsin where he was editor-in-chief of the Wisconsin Magazine, he went to the Canal Zone where he remained for four years in the employ of the Panama Railroad. From Panama he went to New Mexico as metallurgical accountant for a large copper producer. Upon the entrance of the United States into the World War Mr. Dresbach enlisted and rose to the ramk of captain before being demobilized. In 1919 he returned to New Mexico and in 1921 moved to Texas, where he married Mary Angela Boyle of Maryland. Later he returned to his old home at Lanark, Illinois, and devoted his entire time to poetry.


Published Works Expand for more information


Titles At Your Library

The Road to Everywhere
ISBN: B005GEDSPY

Book on Demand. 1901

This book, "The Road to Everywhere", by Dresbach Glenn Ward, is a replication. It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible. This book was created using print-on-demand technology. Thank you for supporting classic literature.

In Colors Of The West
ISBN: 1245991418

Nabu Press. 2011

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.

Morning, Noon and Night
ISBN: 1141224062

Nabu Press. 2009

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.

The enchanted mesa, and other poems
ISBN: B0008677ES

H. Holt and Company. 1924

Cliff Dwellings and Other Poems
ISBN: B002A481RS

Harold Vinal. 1926

This side of Avalon (The Friendly books)
ISBN: B00086DAKS

H. Vinal. 1928

Star Dust and Stone
ISBN: B001FOK0W8

PL Turner Co.. 1928

This is a selection of nearly two hundred poems by one of the greatest liing lyricists of Nature. "Poems in the best tradition of English verse, authentic in their imagery and emotion, significant in their understanding, and clear in their beauty and meaning."

The wind in the cedars,: By Glenn Ward Dresbach
ISBN: B00085Y5Q2

H. Holt and company. 1930

Selected Poems
ISBN: B002IY4VRO

Holt, NY. 1931