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Slide set: Queen of the earth (song: Bamforth & Co., 12 slides, 1902)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Intro. with Title
Slide 2**
An angel in all but name is she, o'er life her vigil keeping
Slide 3**
Whose wings are spread o'er each cradle bed
Slide 4**
The heroes that vanquish amid the strife
Slide 5
Have fought for the fadeless laurels of fame
Slide 6**
In every heart she has fashioned her throne
Slide 7
An angel in all but name is she, 'mid scenes of shade and sorrow
Slide 8
She weaves thro' each night a ladder of light
Slide 9
She launches each life on the sea of Time
Slide 10
Her pinions of love are spread in each sail
Slide 11**
Wide as the world is her kingdom of power
Slide 12**
As Queen of the earth she reigneth alone
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, dates unknown

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1902-1914 (item ref. 1313)

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

H.L. D'Arcy Jaxone and Ciro Pinsuti, Queen of the Earth (London: Ricordi & Co., 1883)

Related slide set

see generic title Queen of the earth (generic set title – 2 different versions are known)

People appearing in slides

BAMFORTH, Mrs Martha  (1843-1894) – slide 8


7 slides known to exist in private collection

13 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3002011

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 November 2021

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