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Slide set: Won't you buy my pretty flowers? (song: Bamforth & Co., 3 slides, 1897)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Underneath the gas-lights' glitter stands a little fragile girl
Slide 2
Ever coming, ever going, men and women hurry by
Slide 3
Not a friend to linger near her, with a heart by pity stirred
Other related organisation

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1897-1914 (item ref. 996)

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

Arthur W. French and George W. Persley, ‘Won't you buy my pretty flowers?’ in several compilations


3 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3001265

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 November 2016

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