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Slide set: A bunch of primroses (recitation: Bamforth & Co., 7 slides, 1889)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
I am only a faded primrose, dying for want of air
Slide 2
But a primrose gatherer spied us
Slide 3
We lay on the woman's basket till a white-faced girl came past
Slide 4
See what I've brought you, Alice?' Then a sick girl raised her head
Slide 5
But her sister sits beside her, watching her to the last
Slide 5a
(Effect) The gurgling brook in the meadow with its primrose-laden brim
Slide 6
We lie to-night on the bosom of her who held us dear
Other related organisations

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 409)

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

George R. Sims, ‘A bunch of primroses’ in The lifeboat and other poems (1883)

Related slide set

see generic title A bunch of primroses (generic set title – 2 different versions are known)

Lucerna ID  3002614

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 7 September 2021

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