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Slide set: Aladdin (story: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1905-1908)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Aladdin and the African Magician
Slide 2**
Aladdin finds the Lamp
Slide 3**
Aladdin and the Genie of the Lamp
Slide 4**
Aladdin falls in love with the Princess
Slide 5**
Aladdin's Mother at the Palace
Slide 6**
Aladdin on his way to the Palace
Slide 7**
'New Lamps for Old Ones'
Slide 8**
Death of the African Magician
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (earliest possible 1905, latest possible 1908)
Readings or songs

‘Aladdin and the wonderful lamp’ in Lantern lecture readings 7

Aladdin and the wonderful lamp (W. Butcher & Sons, n.d.)

Related slide set

see generic title Aladdin (generic set title – 12 different versions are known)


8 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000040

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 28 January 2011

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