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Slide set: The two roads: a dream (story: Bamforth & Co., 9 slides, 1891)

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Slide 1
The words I had read came back again to me in a dream
Slide 2
The path upon which it opened looked as gay and pleasant as a path could look
Slide 3
I looked at the other gate, it was as narrow as the other was wide
Slide 4
I shall only go a little way with them, just to see what it is like
Slide 5
He was in the thorns in a moment
Slide 6
The thorns turned into sweet bunches of roses and woodbine
Slide 7
He slipped down and lay bruised and groaning on the ground
Slide 8
Its thorns seemed to tear him at every step
Slide 9
But they cried when there was none to hear
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1892-1914 (item ref. 493)

in stock of North of England Temperance League, 1906 (item ref. 221)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 194)

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drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

Samuel Wilberforce, ‘The two roads: a dream’ in Agathos and other Sunday stories (1839)


9 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000808

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 17 March 2024

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