The Rover Vol. 01 No. 22

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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. The 22nd issue of the series presents 9 short stories, poems and interesting facts. - Summary by Sonia (2 hr 22 min)


Falls of Montmorency 5:56 Read by Alan Mapstone
Life on the Gulf of Mexico, by E. K. (Sketches I and II) 16:22 Read by Jim Locke
The Irish Reaper, from Tales of the Borders, by James Mackay Wilson 15:41 Read by Greg Giordano
Battle of Bloody Brook, a Passage in American History 19:20 Read by Gini Rosario
The Brown Mug, by Seba Smith 22:39 Read by Gini Rosario
The Attacked Escort, a Spanish Scene 16:23 Read by Jim Locke
American Generals 1:31 Read by Jim Locke
Beauty 1:25 Read by Alan Mapstone
''T'Other Eend of the Gun'', Change for American Notes, Harpers, Sam Slick in E… 43:32 Read by Jim Locke