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The origins of the lantern: the true inventor of the magic lantern – Kircher, Walgenstein or Huygens?

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Type of text:  Article

Author:  WAGENAAR, Willem  (1941-2011)

Contained in:  The new magic lantern journal: volume 1 number 3 (March 1980), pp.10-12

Main subjects:

  Subjects:    magic lantern – history
      magic lantern – history – technical development
      magic lantern – technical descriptions
  People:    HUYGENS, Christiaan  (1629-1695)
      HUYGENS, Constantijn  (1596-1687)
      HUYGENS, Lodewijk  (1631-1699)
      KIRCHER, Athanasius  (1602-1680)
      PETIT, Pierre  (1617-1687)
      PRIESTLEY, Joseph  (1733-1804)
      WALGENSTEN, Thomas Rasmussen  (c.1627-1681)

Other reference:

  People:    ZAHN, Johannes  (1641-1707)


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