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Slide set: Aesop's fables (story: Alfred Pumphrey, 12 slides, in/before 1888)

Known references to this set
List of popular lantern photographs (Birmingham: Alfred Pumphrey, n.d.), 10

“Six pictures from good bold Drawings; Designs by Tenniel.”

Complete catalogue of lantern slides, dissolving views, magic lanterns etc. (London: UK Band of Hope Union, 1891), F [2]

“Combining the fables of the 'Old man and ass,' 'The wind and the sun,' 'The dog and shadow,' 'The dog in the manger,' and 'The Man and Satyr'”

J. Theobald and Company's extra special illustrated catalogue of magic lanterns, slides and apparatus (London: Theobald & Co., c.1893), 197

“[Slides 1-6] Six pictures from good bold Drawings; Designs by Tenniel.”

Other reference
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), 281

“The Miller and his Son , Wind and the Sun , Dog in the Manger , The Man and Satyr, etc., etc.”

Lucerna ID  3005158

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 9 March 2024

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