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Slide set: The cotter's Saturday night (recitation: Alfred Pumphrey, 8 slides, in/before 1873)

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Slide 7
'If Heaven a draught of heav’nly pleasure spare, / Or a cordial in this melancholy vale,
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The cheerfu’ supper done, wi’ serious face, / They, round the ingle, form a circle wide
List of popular lantern photographs (Birmingham: Alfred Pumphrey, n.d.), 9

“Eight Illustrations from fine Engravings by Faed, R.S.A.”

Complete catalogue of lantern slides, dissolving views, magic lanterns etc. (London: UK Band of Hope Union, 1891), F [2]

“Illustrating Burns' popular poem, photographed from line engravings by Faed, R.S.A.”

J. Theobald and Company's extra special illustrated catalogue of magic lanterns, slides and apparatus (London: Theobald & Co., c.1893), 196

“Eight Illustrations from fine Engravings by Faed, R.S.A.”

Other reference
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), 285

“Burns. Slides to accompany the poem.”

Lucerna ID  3005067

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 9 March 2024

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