The Rover Vol. 01 No. 12

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"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 twelfth issue featuring seven short stories. - Summary by Sonia (2 hr 39 min)


The loss of the Abeona 30:18 Read by Jim Locke
A hazy night 24:17 Read by Jim Locke
Guido and Isabel, a Sicilian story 28:51 Read by Scotty Smith
The soldier's son, by Mrs Dumont 31:44 Read by Greg Giordano
The story of Teresina 24:46 Read by Jim Locke
The outpost 8:54 Read by Sonia
The vow, a northern tale 10:16 Read by Alan Mapstone