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Slide set: Blob the spider (story: Henry W. Taunt, 6 slides, in/before 1889)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Rosywing's home in a sweet Scarlet Rose
Slide 2
Rosywing's Carriage and Four
Slide 3
Blob beginning to spin his Web
Slide 4
Rosywing warns the insects
Slide 5
Blob soon strangles the Moth
Slide 6
Perks the Woodpecker to the rescue
Other related organisation

in stock of J. Brandon Medland, 1889

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1889)
Person linked to this set

creator of source image(s): MURRAY, C.O.  (1842-1923)

Reading or song

‘Blob the spider’ in Merry elves (1874)

Related slide sets

see generic title Blob the spider (generic set title – 2 different versions are known)

possibly same as Blob the spider: or, adventures of Rosywing, the beautiful fairy (story: Newton & Co., 6-7 slides, in/before 1888)


The illustrated slides are standard glass slides, 3.25 by 4 inches, but mounted in wooden frames for use in lanterns without a slide carrier.

Lucerna ID  3006420

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 27 February 2020

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