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Slide set: Ali Baba and the forty thieves (generic set title – 3 different versions are known)

This is a generic set title used to group together several different items covering the same subject.
These are mainly used in situations (e.g. catalogue references, reviews of shows etc.) where a set is referred to without making clear exactly which version is meant.

generic title for Ali Baba: or, the forty thieves (story: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, in/before 1893)

generic title for Ali Baba and the forty thieves (story: manufacturer unknown, 12 slides, n.d.)

generic title for Ali Baba and the forty thieves (story: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1909-1910)

Lucerna ID  3007069

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 26 November 2013

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