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Slide set: A country courtship (recitation: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1900-1907)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Phyllis and her Two Lovers
Slide 2
She Loses her Bonnet
Slide 3
Her Two Admirers Leap into the Stream to Recover it
Slide 4
They Fail to Catch it, and a Cow Appears with the Bonnet on her Horn
Slide 5
A Youth to the Rescue
Slide 6
The Bonnet Recovered
Slide 7
The Bonnet Restored
Slide 8
Phyllis Walks off with the Youth, Leaving her Old Lovers Quarrelling
Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (earliest possible 1900, latest possible 1907)
Reading or song

A country courtship (London: W. Butcher & Sons, n.d.)

Related slide set

see generic title A country courtship (generic set title – 2 different versions are known)

The reading only refers to the first seven slides.
Subject keywords
Lucerna ID  3000017

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 3 November 2013

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