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Slide set: The overland route to India (lecture: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, in/before 1889)

Descriptive data for this set
Other related organisations

in stock of C. Gray, , dates unknown (item ref. 34)

in stock of J. Brandon Medland, 1889

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894

in stock of George Houghton & Son, 1903 (item ref. 758)

in stock of Houghton's Ltd, 1905 (item ref. 24)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Retail price
5s. (Wood) in 1893
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1889)
Reading or song

‘The overland route to India’ in several compilations

Related slide sets

reissued as The overland route to India: new series (lecture: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, 1891-1893)

possibly same as The overland route to India (lecture: J. Barnard & Son, 12 slides, in/before 1889)

see generic title The overland route to India (generic set title – 4 different versions are known)


The reading and slide titles match those for the Barnard set of the same title. This may suggest that Theobald took over publication of the set at some stage, or there may be another explanation.

Lucerna ID  3005954

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 9 March 2024

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