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Slide set: The Doré Bible: chapter I -- Bible heroes (religious: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1910)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Isaac blesses Jacob
Slide 2
Joseph sold by his brethren
Slide 3
The finding of Moses
Slide 4
Moses striking the rock in Horeb
Slide 5
Moses coming down from Mount Sinai
Slide 6
Saul attempts the life of David
Slide 7
The Judgment of Solomon
Slide 8
Daniel in the Den of Lions
Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

The Doré Bible: chapter I – Bible heroes (London: W. Butcher & Sons, c.1909)

Related slide sets

see generic title Doré Bible (generic set title – 9 different versions are known)

continued by The Doré Bible: chapter II -- the life of Christ (religious: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1910)

People involved in slide production

DORÉ, Gustave  (1832-1883) – creator of source image(s), all 8 slides


8 slides known to exist in private collection

1 slide in March and District Museum Collection

Lucerna ID  3000048

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 21 March 2015

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