The Dream at Sea
The Dream at Sea is a drama in three acts by John Baldwin Buckstone (1802-1879).
Also found as The Dream at Sea, or The Cornish Wreckers, and (probably inaccurately) listed as The Dream at Sea, or The Cornish Wheelers by James Parry (cited in Bosman, 1980) during the first South African performances.
The original text
First performed on 23 November, 1835 at the Adelphi Theatre, London
Published as The Dream at Sea by W. Strange (1835); R. Harris, (1835) and in Dick's
Also published - as The Dream at Sea in Boston by W.V. Spencer [1856?]as no LXVIII in the series Spencer's Boston Theatre.
Translations and adaptations
Performance history in South Africa
Facsimile version of the Spencer's 1859 published text, Hathitrust Digital Library
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