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Slide set: Adventures with wild beasts (lecture: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, in/before 1903)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
An elephant party out in the jungle tiger hunting
Slide 2
A somewhat curious picture of a shipwrecked tiger
Slide 3
Wild Boar and Tiger Hunting in the Indian Jungle
Slide 4
Attacked by an Elephant
Slide 5
Tiger carrying off Wild Deer
Slide 6
A bullock wagon has come upon the lair of a lion and his family
Slide 7
A terrific fight between two rival lions
Slide 8
A party of natives coming down the railway line with a trolly
Slide 9
Horseman attacked by an Hippopotamus
Slide 10
Hunting the Deer
Slide 11
Tiger attacking a Bullock
Slide 12
Natives attacked by a Boa Constrictor
Other related organisation

in stock of George Houghton & Son, 1903 (item ref. 798)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1903)
Reading or song

‘Adventures with wild beasts’ in Readings in prose and verse

Related slide sets

see generic title Adventures with wild beasts (generic set title – 2 different versions are known)

also issued as Adventures with wild beasts: [3.25 x 4 inch format] (lecture: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, n.d.)


The slide titles are adapted from the text of the reading; the slides themselves carried no titles.


12 slides known to exist in private collection

Subject keyword
Lucerna ID  3005024

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 14 November 2020

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