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Slide set: The mischievous boy (comic: Bamforth & Co., 4 slides, 1880s)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Hatching a Plot
Slide 2
Cause and Effect
Slide 3
Looking for the Cause
Slide 4
A Sudden Effect
Other related organisations

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 70)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
1880s  (earliest possible 1883, latest possible 1888)
Reading or song

Robert Craven, ‘The mischievous boy’ in Short lantern readings 3 (c.1887)

Related slide set

see generic title The mischievous boy (generic set title – 2 different versions are known)


4 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3002051

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 22 May 2024

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