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Slide set: The cotter's Saturday night (recitation: Alfred Pumphrey, 8 slides, in/before 1873)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1

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Slide 2

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Slide 3

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Slide 4

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Slide 5

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Slide 6

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Slide 7
'If Heaven a draught of heav’nly pleasure spare, / Or a cordial in this melancholy vale,
Slide 8
The cheerfu’ supper done, wi’ serious face, / They, round the ingle, form a circle wide
Other related organisations

in stock of H. Husbands & Sons, dates unknown

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Theobald & Co., 1893

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1873)
Reading or song

Robert Burns, ‘The cotter's Saturday night’ in several compilations

Related slide set

see generic title The cotter's Saturday night (generic set title – 4 different versions are known)

People involved in slide production

FAED, John, F.R.S.A.  (1819-1902) – creator of source image(s), all 8 slides


2 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3005067

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 9 March 2024

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