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Slide set: Robinson Crusoe: third series (story: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, in/after 1894)

Descriptive data for this set
Slide 1
Crusoe in the Tree
Slide 2
On the Raft
Slide 3
The Finding of the Goat
Slide 4
The Exploration of the Island and the Finding of the Turtles
Slide 5
Crusoe building the Boat
Slide 6
Crusoe's Astonishment at discovering a Foot-print in the Sand
Slide 7

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Slide 8
Sighting a Ship and lighting Fire Signal
Slide 9
The Visit to the Wreck
Slide 10
Crusoe's Dream
Slide 11
The Meeting with Friday
Slide 12
The Destruction of the Savages
Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (earliest possible 1894)
Reading or song

‘Robinson Crusoe: third series’ in Readings in prose and verse

Related slide sets

see also Robinson Crusoe: first series (recitation: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, in/before 1889)

see also Robinson Crusoe: second series (story: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, in/before 1893)

see generic title Robinson Crusoe (generic set title – 13 different versions are known)


In spite of the subtitle, this set appears to have been a replacement for the earlier 'First series', and so was continued by the 'Second series' rather than a continuation of it.

The earliest date is based on the non-appearance of this set in the 1893 Theobald catalogue.


11 slides known to exist in private collection

Subject keyword
Lucerna ID  3005895

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 11 October 2019

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