Set of seventeen 'life model' magic lantern slides which was used in telling the story of "Gabriel Grub; or the Story of the Goblins who Stole a Sexton" using a magic lantern projector. A booklet accompanies the set of slides. Incomplete set of slides.

The story was based on a chapter of Charles Dickens' "Pickwick Papers", originally published in serialised form between March 1836 and October 1837.

Description of Content

Image of a man sitting near grave stones in a cemetery. The man holds a shovel and is drinking from a clay bottle.

Physical Description

Colour glass lantern slide.

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