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Slide set: Aladdin: or the wonderful lamp (story: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, in/before 1893)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Alladin meets the Magician
Slide 2

no image available
Slide 3
Alladin sees the Princess going to the bath
Slide 4
Alladin's mother asks for the Princess
Slide 5
Alladin goes to the Sultan's Palace
Slide 6
The Palace built by Alladin
Slide 7
The Princess brought to the palace
Slide 8
New lamps for old
Slide 9
Alladin led to execution
Slide 10

no image available
Slide 11

no image available
Slide 12

no image available
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of Theobald & Co., 1893

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894

in stock of James Lancaster & Son, 1897

in stock of George Houghton & Son, 1903 (item ref. 791)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Retail price
5s (Wood) in 1894
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1893)
Person linked to this set

creator of source image(s): HALSEY, John  ( ? - ? ) – credited in reading

Reading or song

‘Aladdin: or the wonderful lamp’ in Readings in prose and verse

Related slide sets

reissued as Aladdin: new series (story: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, in/before 1893)

see generic title Aladdin (generic set title – 12 different versions are known)


The slide titles are taken from the Theobald 1893 catalogue, which consistently uses the spelling 'Alladin' in the slide titles, though with the more conventional 'Aladdin' as the set title.


8 slides known to exist in private collection

1 slide known to exist in private collection

1 slide in Museu del Cinema – Col·lecció Tomàs Mallol

Lucerna ID  3005807

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 28 September 2019

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