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Slide set: Puss in boots (story: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, in/before 1893)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
A Miller had three Sons
Slide 2
The Cat found Speech and Spoke
Slide 3
Puss goes to the Rabbit Warren
Slide 4
Puss visits the King
Slide 5
Pussy's Master bathes in the river
Slide 6
Puss tells his tale of Woe
Slide 7
His Master invited to the Palace
Slide 8
Puss visits the Ogre
Slide 9
The Ogre changed into a Mouse
Slide 10
The Instructions to the Ogre's Servants
Slide 11
The King marries his daughter to Puss's Master
Slide 12
Puss reaps the Reward of Faithful Service
Other related organisations

in stock of Theobald & Co., 1893

in stock of James Lancaster & Son, 1897

in stock of John Piggott, 1897

in stock of George Houghton & Son, 1903 (item ref. 779)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1893)
Reading or song

‘Puss in boots’ in Readings in prose and verse

Related slide set

see generic title Puss in boots (generic set title – 10 different versions are known)


1 slide known to exist in private collection

12 slides in Dodie Masterman Collection

Lucerna ID  3005964

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 16 February 2019

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