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Slide set: Marley's ghost: a Christmas carol (story: York & Son, 24 slides, 1884)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Scrooge's Office
Slide 2**
Doorway of Scrooge's House
Slide 3**
Effect. Marley's Face
Slide 4**
Scrooge's Sitting-room
Slide 5**
Effect. Marley's Ghost
Slide 6**
Scrooge's Bedroom
Slide 7**
Effect. Christmas Past
Slide 8**
The School-room
Slide 9**
Effect. Ali Baba
Slide 10**
Effect. Robinson Crusoe
Slide 11**
Fezziwig's Ball
Slide 12**
Scrooge's First Love
Slide 13**
Husband, Wife and Daughter
Slide 14**
Christmas Present
Slide 15**
Bob Cratchit's Home
Slide 16**
Miner's Cottage
Slide 17**
Nephew's House
Slide 18**
Same as 6 -- Scrooge's Bedroom
Slide 19**
Effect. Christmas Future
Slide 20**
On 'Change
Slide 21**
Marine Store Dealer's
Slide 22**
Interior of Cratchit's House
Slide 23**
The Churchyard
Slide 24**
Buying Turkey at Door
Slide 25**
Interior of Nephew's House
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Catalogue of optical lantern slides (Bradford: Riley Brothers, 1905), 42
Catalogue of lantern slides: part I (London: Newton & Co., 1912), 171
Catalogue of lantern slides: part II (London: Newton & Co., 1913), 890
Catalogue of lanterns, slides and accessories (London: J.W. Butcher, c.1913), 225
Lantern and slide catalogue 1913-14 (London: Church Army, 1913), 191

“An adaptation of Charles Dickens' famous story, which was written 'to awaken some loving and forbearing thoughts never out of season in a Christian land.'”

Lijst van lantaarnplaatjes (Nijmegen and Amsterdam: Ivens & Co., c.1913), 117
Other references (2)
11 August 1884
Walter D. Welford and Henry Sturmey (compilers), The 'indispensable handbook' to the optical lantern: a complete cyclopaedia on the subject of optical lanterns, slides, and accessory apparatus (London: Iliffe & Son, 1888), 284

“Dickens, Scrooge, Marley's ghost, and the nephew, Bob Crotchett, are represented, also the visitors and the three ghosts.”

Lucerna ID  3000544

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 15 March 2024

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