The Rover Vol. 01 No. 09

Seba Smith (1792 - 1868) and Lawrence Labree

"The Rover: A weekly magazine of tales, poetry and engravings, original and selected" was a magazine started in 1843 by Seba Smith and Lawrence Labree. The editors aimed at a high-quality standard in their selection of short stories and poetry. Every half-year, the 26 weekly issues were also published under a bound compilation. This is the ninth issue, with yet another interesting mix of poetry and prose texts. - Summary by Sonia

Genre(s): Literary Fiction, Poetry, Short Stories

Language: English

Group: The Rover Magazine

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Dryburgh Abbey Jim Locke
Play 02 Circumstantial Evidence, a tale founded on fact Jim Locke
Play 03 Remembrance Jim Locke
Play 04 The Romance of Physic Lynda Marie Neilson
Play 05 The Bride of Ali, by Thomas Moore, Esq. Lynda Marie Neilson
Play 06 The Last Bachelor Jim Locke
Play 07 The Lame Pig Sonia
Play 08 Merry Terry, or An Old Reefer's Yarn, by William Leggett Lynda Marie Neilson
Play 09 Time's Changes, by the late Winthrop Mackworth Praed Alan Mapstone
Play 10 Stanzas, by William C. Bryant Alan Mapstone