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Slide set: Tom Thumb (story: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1900-1907)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Tom Thumb's Mother and the Magician
Slide 2
Tom gets in the Boys' Pockets and takes their Cherry-stones
Slide 3
Tom tumbles into a Pudding
Slide 4
Giant Grumbo swallows him whole
Slide 5
Tom Thumb and King Arthur
Slide 6
The King giving Tom as much Money as he can carry
Slide 7
Tom shut up in a Mouse-trap
Slide 8
Tom killed by the Poisonous Breath of a Spider
Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (earliest possible 1900, latest possible 1907)
Reading or song

Tom Thumb (London: W. Butcher & Sons, n.d.)

Related slide set

see generic title Tom Thumb (generic set title – 2 different versions are known)


7 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000109

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 22 April 2013

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