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Slide set: The light of the world: or scenes from the life of Christ (religious: Walter Tyler, 50 slides, in/before 1897)

Descriptive data for this set
Other related organisations

in stock of City Sale and Exchange, dates unknown

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 744)

in stock of J.W. Butcher, 1913

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1897)
Reading or song

F. Given-Wilson, The light of the world: or scenes from the life of Christ (London: Walter Tyler, n.d.)

Related slide set

see generic title The light of the world (generic set title – 4 different versions are known)


The advertisement in the BJP almanac 1898 lists 93 slides, but these appear to be those in the Tyler set Life of Christ and Old Testament, from which the slides in this set are selected. The longer list of 93 slides also appears on the back cover of the reading for this set.

Lucerna ID  3004465

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 30 May 2023

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