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Slide set: Italy (lecture: Sciopticon Co., 92 slides, in/before 1888)

Known references to this set
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), 246

“Twenty-six slides are here devoted to Rome, not including the Vatican, which has seventeen to itself. Of Tivoli, Milan, Akani, Vietri, Verona and Palermo, we have one each , of Como and Sorrento, two each , of Pisa, three , of Florence, four, of Amalfi, seven, of Naples, seven, and of Pompeii eighteen.”

Lucerna ID  3005392

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 26 January 2012

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