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Slide set: Photographic sketches of English life and scenery (miscellaneous: York & Son, 40 slides, in/before 1888)

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Walter D. Welford and Henry Sturmey (compilers), The 'indispensable handbook' to the optical lantern: a complete cyclopaedia on the subject of optical lanterns, slides, and accessory apparatus (London: Iliffe & Son, 1888), 235

“The Quantock Hills, Cockermouth, giving a scene illustrative of 'Fountain heads and pathless groves', another scene on the same hills, as 'There is a pleasure in the pathless woods', and others, such as a Somersetshire cot, 'Oh! for my lowly thatched cottage', a cottage interior, 'The whitewashed walls and nicely sanded floor, The varnished clock that click 'd behind the door.'”

Lucerna ID  3001268

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 1 April 2016

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