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Slide set: Adventures of an amateur photographer (story: Bamforth & Co., 5 slides, 1890)

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Slide 1
And so his camera he pitched before a lovely view
Slide 2
One by his tender ear he took, and slapped his dirty face
Slide 3
And so he covered up once more himself from head to waist
Slide 4
And so each took with ready fist an end so loose and lax
Slide 5
And then they danced about with glee, as they his antics saw
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. 314)

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drawing / painting / print
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Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

Robert Craven, ‘Adventures of an amateur photographer’ in Short lantern readings 8 (1890)


5 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3002091

Record created by Richard Crangle and Sarah Dellmann. Last updated 13 May 2024

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