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Slide set: The house that Jack built (recitation: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, in/before 1893)

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

no image available
Slide 2
This is the Malt that lay in the House
Slide 3
This is the Rat that ate the Malt
Slide 4
This is the Cat that killed the Rat
Slide 5
This is the Dog that worried the Cat
Slide 6
This is the Cow with the Crumpled Horn
Slide 7
This is the Maiden all forlorn
Slide 8
This is the Man all tattered and torn
Slide 9

no image available
Slide 10
This is the Cock that crowed at Morn
Slide 11

no image available
Slide 12

no image available
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. 773)

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

‘The house that Jack built’ in Readings in prose and verse

Related slide set

see generic title The house that Jack built (generic set title – 8 different versions are known)


1 slide known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3006038

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 21 February 2021

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