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Slide set: Tale of a tub (story: York & Son, 7 slides, in/before 1888)

Descriptive data for this set

The tiger and the tub (generic set title – 6 different versions are known)

Number of slides

York & Son, England

Other related organisations

in stock of J. Brandon Medland, 1889

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 1772)

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1888)
Readings or songs

F.W.N. Bayley, ‘Tale of a tub’ in Lectures for the magic lantern [etc.] (1872)

‘The tiger and tub’ in several compilations

Related slide sets

see also The tale of a tub (story: York & Son, 12 slides, in/before 1888)

see generic title The tale of a tub (generic set title – 4 different versions are known)


The 1898 Wrench catalogue uses the title Tiger and tub.

Lucerna ID  3004369

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 14 May 2024

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