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Slide set: Copperfield and the waiter (story: York & Son, 6 slides, in/before 1893)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
'Is that the little gentleman?'
Slide 2
'The waiter laid a cloth'
Slide 3
'I don't think it will hurt me'
Slide 4
'The bone in one hand and a potato in the other'
Slide 5
'Come on and let's see who'll get most'
Slide 6
'Here the waiter burst into tears'
Other related organisations

in stock of William C. Muir, dates unknown

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1893-1914 (item ref. 587)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 729)

in stock of Ivens & Co., 1913

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

Charles Dickens, Copperfield and the waiter (n.d.)

Subject keyword
DICKENS, Charles  (1812-1870)
Lucerna ID  3000900

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 18 February 2015

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