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Slide set: Ali Baba and the forty thieves (story: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1909-1910)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Ali Baba discovers the Magic Cave
Slide 2**
Ali Baba at the Robbers' Cave
Slide 3**
Ali Baba measures his wealth
Slide 4**
Cassim learns about the Robbers' Cave
Slide 5**
The Robbers find Cassim in the Cave
Slide 6**
Morgiana frustrates the Robbers
Slide 7**
Morgiana fills the Jars with Boiling Oil
Slide 8**
Morgiana kills the Robber Chief
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (earliest possible 1909, latest possible 1910)
Reading or song

‘The story of Ali Baba and the forty thieves’ (London: W. Butcher & Sons, n.d.)

Related slide set

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

Lucerna ID  3000022

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 17 May 2009

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