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Slide set: The elephant's revenge (story: maker unknown, 12 slides, n.d.)

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Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
[A very sedate, quiet, and good Elephant]
Slide 2
[Squirting the water down his capacious throat]
Slide 3
[A sharp stinging sensation in his side]
Slide 4
[The elephant was filled with rage and indigation]
Slide 5
[The wretched native shrieks with terror]
Slide 6
[He feels himself dragged along at a tremendous pace]
Slide 7
[Again and again does the elephant give the fellow a ducking]
Slide 8
[The native finds himself lifted high in the air]
Slide 9
[The force is tremendous, and completely knocks him over]
Slide 10


no image available
Slide 11
[He makes his way to a delightful cactus bush]
Slide 12
[The elephant quickly trots away]
Number of slides
12
Manufacturer
Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
story
Date of first manufacture
unknown
Person linked to this set

creator of source image(s): BUSCH, Wilhelm  (1832-1908)

Related slide set

see generic title The elephant's revenge (generic set title)

Notes

A hand-painted set based on Busch's 1863 story Die Rache des Elephanten (No. 354 in the Münchener Bilderbogen series).

The slide titles used here are taken from those allocated to the Theobald 12-slide set of the same title (Lucerna ID 3005956), based on its reading text. The slides of this set do not carry any titles.

Lucerna ID  3007651

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 9 July 2016

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