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Slide set: The angel's promise (song: Bamforth & Co., 8 slides, 1898)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Intro. with Title
Slide 2
'Was I dreaming, mother, darling, as I lay asleep?'
Slide 3
'I thought I saw the angels!'
Slide 4
'I could not leave you, darling, because I love you so!'
Slide 5
'Am I dreaming, mother, darling! but I see a glorious light!'
Slide 6
''Tis the light I saw in Heaven in my happy dream last night!'
Slide 7
I feel a loving hand, and it seems to bear me gently
Slide 8
So you'll weep not, mother, darling! I've forgotten all my pain
Other related organisation

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1898-1914 (item ref. 1050)

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

Fred Weatherly and A.H. Behrend, The angel's promise (London: Boosey & Co., 1890)

Related slide set

see generic title The angel's promise (generic set title – 2 different versions are known)


8 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3001319

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 November 2016

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