New Magic Lantern Journal

Victorian youth and the magic lantern

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Type of text:  Article

Author:  MONTAGUE, W.  (fl.1830s)

Contributor:  MORRIS, Ron  (1923-1990)

Contained in:  The new magic lantern journal: volume 2 number 1 (January 1981), pp.2-3

Main subjects:

  Subjects:    magic lantern – technical descriptions
      magic lantern – techniques of use
      magic lantern – uses – ghost shows
      magic lantern – uses – phantasmagoria
      slides – moving
  Hardware:     Camera obscura
       Phantasmagoria lantern
       Zograscope (optical toy)
  People:    MONTAGUE, W.  (fl.1830s)
      WEST, Mr   ( ? - ? )

Other reference:

  People:    KIRCHER, Athanasius  (1602-1680)

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