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Slide set: Ali Baba: or, the forty thieves (story: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, in/before 1893)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Ali Baba discovers the Cave
Slide 2
Filled with Treasures
Slide 3
Ali Baba loads his Asses with the Gold
Slide 4
Measuring the Gold
Slide 5
Cassim discovered and killed
Slide 6
The blind Cobbler
Slide 7
The Robbers at the Cave
Slide 8
The Robber and the Cobbler
Slide 9
The Robber outwitted
Slide 10
The Captain's plan
Slide 11
Morgiana discovers the Robbers
Slide 12
The Captain disguised and afterwards killed
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. 774)

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

‘Ali Baba: or, the forty thieves’ in Readings in prose and verse

Related slide set

see generic title Ali Baba and the forty thieves (generic set title – 3 different versions are known)


1 slide known to exist in private collection

12 slides in Dodie Masterman Collection

Lucerna ID  3005969

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 16 February 2019

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