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Slide set: Aesop's fables: chapter I (story: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1905-1907)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
The Lion and the Mouse
Slide 2
The Dove and the Crow
Slide 3
The Wolf and the Lamb
Slide 4
The Dog in the Manger
Slide 5**
The Fighting Cocks and the Eagle
Slide 6**
The Hare and the Tortoise
Slide 7
The Hares and the Frogs
Slide 8**
The Quack Frog
** 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 1907)
Reading or song

Aesop's fables: chapter I (London: W. Butcher & Sons, n.d.)

Related slide sets

continued by Aesop's fables: chapter II (story: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1905-1907)

see generic title Aesop's fables (generic set title – 8 different versions are known)


3 slides known to exist in private collection

8 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000151

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 17 January 2020

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