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Slide set: Enoch Arden (recitation: York & Son, 20 slides, 1890)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1

no image available
Slide 2
Three children of three houses
Slide 3**
Enoch and Annie, sitting hand in hand
Slide 4**
The rosy idol of her solitudes
Slide 5

no image available
Slide 6**
Enoch cast her arms about his drooping wife
Slide 7**
The mother cared for it with all a mother's care
Slide 8**
He set himself beside her
Slide 9
It is beyond all hope, against all chance
Slide 10**
Suddenly set it wide to find a sign
Slide 11**
Her Enoch sitting under a palm-tree
Slide 12**
Enoch bought quaint monsters
Slide 13

no image available
Slide 14**
So the three dwelt with eternal summer
Slide 15**
A ship-wreck'd sailor waiting for a sail
Slide 16**
A bill of sale gleam'd thro' the drizzle
Slide 17**
But Miriam Lane was good and garrulous
Slide 18**
That which he better might have shunn'd he saw
Slide 19**
Woman, I have a secret
Slide 20**
And so fell back and spoke no more
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1890-1914 (item ref. 294)

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 31390)

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of North of England Temperance League, 1906 (item ref. 58)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 642)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 470)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

Alfred, Lord Tennyson, Enoch Arden (n.d.)

Related slide set

see generic title Enoch Arden (generic set title – 2 different versions are known)


16 slides known to exist in private collection

16 slides known to exist in private collection

Subject keyword
TENNYSON, Alfred, Lord  (1809-1892)
Lucerna ID  3000620

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 May 2024

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