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Slide set: Sinbad the sailor (story: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, in/before 1889)

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

no image available
Slide 2
The Ogres of the Sea
Slide 3

no image available
Slide 4
The Merchants broke the Egg with their Axes
Slide 5
We beheld a multitude of hideous savages
Slide 6
A multitude of monkeys
Slide 7
The Valley of Serpents
Slide 8

no image available
Slide 9
Sinbad shooting the Elephants
Slide 10
The largest elephant tore up the tree by its roots
Slide 11
Sinbad and the old man of the sea
Slide 12
Sinbad in the Sepulchre
Other related organisations

in stock of J. Brandon Medland, 1889

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894

in stock of James Lancaster & Son, 1897

in stock of George Houghton & Son, 1903 (item ref. 759)

in stock of Houghton's Ltd, 1905 (item ref. 65)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Retail price
12s. (Medland) in 1889; 5s. (Wood) in 1894
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1889)
Reading or song

‘Sinbad the sailor’ in Readings in prose and verse

Related slide sets

see also Sinbad the sailor (story: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, in/before 1893)

see generic title Sinbad the sailor (generic set title – 6 different versions are known)


9 slides in Ilfracombe Museum Collection, item 26454

Lucerna ID  3005831

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 29 June 2017

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