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Slide set: Mr and Mrs Brown's adventures with a mouse (story: Wrench & Son, 12 slides, in/before 1889)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Their midnight slumbers are disturbed by a Mouse
Slide 2
Brown commences the attack
Slide 3
Why don't you stop him
Slide 4
The chase becomes more exciting
Slide 5
The mouse retreats into Brown's night-cap
Slide 6
Ha! now we have him safe at last
Slide 7
They bear him in triumph to a tub
Slide 8
But unfortunately forgot there was a hole in it
Slide 9
Softly, we shall have him yet
Slide 10
But, when caught, is not so easily shaken off
Slide 11
Final leap and downfall of Mr and Mrs Brown
Slide 12
Mr and Mrs B., I wish you good morning
Other related organisations

in stock of J. Brandon Medland, 1889

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of Peter Feathers, 1901

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1889)
Person linked to this set

creator of source image(s): BUSCH, Wilhelm  (1832-1908)

Readings or songs

‘The mouse-hunt’ in several compilations

‘Mr and Mrs Brown's adventure with a mouse’ in several compilations

Related slide set

see generic title Mr and Mrs Brown and the mouse (generic set title – 4 different versions are known)

The images are based on Busch's series Die Maus of in 1860, but have been redrawn for the slides.

12 slides known to exist in private collection

Subject keywords
Lucerna ID  3001903

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 18 May 2024

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