The Rover Vol. 01 No. 21

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 21st issue of the series with yet another interesting collection of short stories, poems and miscellania. - Summary by Sonia

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

Language: English

Group: The Rover Magazine

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Gowanus Bay, by Seba Smith Alan Mapstone
Play 02 The Lovers; or, The Wager of a Thousand Ducats, by Lawrence Labree bgarretson
Play 03 Timothy Tuttle; or, A Reminiscence of the Land Fever, by Nathaniel Deering Kriti Dwivedi
Play 04 The Dairyman's Bill Kriti Dwivedi
Play 05 Isadore, by C. D. Stuart Alan Mapstone
Play 06 A Mother's Story, by Elizabeth Oakes Smith Jim Locke
Play 07 The Spectre Ship of Salem Jim Locke
Play 08 Sir Patrick Hume; A Tale of the House of Marchmont. From Tales of the Borders, by John Mackay Wilson Greg Giordano
Play 09 First Minister from the United States to Great Britain Alan Mapstone
Play 10 Romance of Real Life EsoFlair
Play 11 Jewish Superstition EsoFlair