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Slide set: Italy, Naples, Pompeii, and Venice (lecture: Newton & Co., 193 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

“Como is here shown by eight views, Florence ten, Milan six, Mount Vesuvius, going up, coming down, etc., in seven slides, Naples has twenty- two views, Pisa five, Pompeii eighteen (including a plaster- cast of human figure found in the Ruins), Venice fifty-three, including four of the Ducal Palace, and thirteen of St. Mark's, etc.”

Lucerna ID  3005393

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 26 January 2012

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