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Slide set: The rope trick (recitation: York & Son, 9 slides, n.d.)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
The resolve to obtain food and lodging
Slide 2
The challenge
Slide 3**
The acceptor
Slide 4**
Slide 5**
Bound Prentice
Slide 6**
A final tug
Slide 7**
Safe bind
Slide 8
Safe find
Slide 9
Food and lodging achieved
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of W.C. Hughes, dates unknown

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 75)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

F. Grove Palmer, ‘The rope trick’ in The rope trick [etc.]


14 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3004564

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 14 July 2019

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