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Slide set: The jackdaw of Rheims (recitation: 'Maker 20', 12 slides, n.d.)

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Slide 1
The Jackdaw of Rheims
Slide 2
The Jackdaw sat
Slide 3
And he peered in the face
Slide 4
Over Comfits and Cakes
Slide 5
And six little Singing Boys, dear
Slide 6
He peeps, and he feels in the toes
Slide 7
He called for his candle, his bell
Slide 8
They all cried, 'That's him'
Slide 9
The first thing they saw
Slide 10
And off that terrible curse he took
Slide 11

no image available
Slide 12
Saint Jim Crow
Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

‘Thomas Ingoldsby’, ‘The jackdaw of Rheims’ in several compilations

Related slide set

see generic title The jackdaw of Rheims (generic set title – 7 different versions are known)


11 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3007326

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 1 April 2023

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