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Slide set: Jack the giant killer (story: York & Son, 8 slides, in/before 1888)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Jack and the Giant in the Pit
Slide 2
Jack found asleep by the Giant Blunderbore
Slide 3
Jack taking the Giant's Keys
Slide 4
Jack deceives the two-headed Giant
Slide 5
Jack at Breakfast with the Giant
Slide 6
Jack Fighting a Giant
Slide 7
Dragging the Giant on Shore
Slide 8
Jack going to blow the Horn
Other related organisations

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 1781)

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1898

in stock of North of England Temperance League, 1906 (item ref. 89)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 28)

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)
Reading or song

‘Jack the giant killer’ in Fairy tales series B

Related slide sets

see generic title Jack the giant killer (generic set title – 8 different versions are known)

possibly same as Jack, the giant killer (set type unknown: York & Son, 8 slides, in/before 1890)


8 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3004522

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 14 May 2024

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