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Slide set: Robinson Crusoe: second series (story: Theobald & Co., 12 slides, in/before 1893)

Known references to this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1

no image available
Slide 2
Crusoe on the raft with provisions. The deserted wreck
Slide 3
Crusoe cutting notches on the pole on the shore; Leading the goat; On the cliff
Slide 4
Crusoe at dinner; Walking on the sands; Picking vegetables
Slide 5
Crusoe having a sail; Hewing down trees; Ready to start
Slide 6
Astonishment on the sands; Milking goat; Looking out to sea
Slide 7
Friday kneeling to Crusoe; The savages slain; The fire of the savages
Slide 8
Crusoe teaching Friday to read; Friday astonished at Crusoe's shooting
Slide 9
Crusoe and Friday out hunting
Slide 10
Teaching the bear to dance
Slide 11
Exultation; a ship in sight. Cooking food; Crusoe dancing
Slide 12
Crusoe overcome with joy; going on board
Catalogue entry
J. Theobald and Company's extra special illustrated catalogue of magic lanterns, slides and apparatus (London: Theobald & Co., c.1893), 31

“Second Series. By permission of Messrs. F. Warne & Co.

These pictures are by a celebrated artist, and are so arranged that each slide shows two or three scenes, the centre picture being prominent, and the leading one and at the sides or top divided as by a scroll and other scenes; thus in 12 slides giving equal to 36 pictures.”

Lucerna ID  3005894

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 28 June 2017

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