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The old man and boy riding on the ass

Slide 5 of The peasant, his son, and ass: a fable showing the folly of trying to please everyone (story: York & Son, 7 slides, in/before 1889)

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height 3.25 inches (8.3 cm), width 3.25 inches (8.3 cm)
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Lucerna ID  5027692

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