New Magic Lantern Journal

The magic lantern of Giovanni da Fontana

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Type of text:  Article

Author:  TEBRA, Willem  (c.1927-1996)

Contained in:  The new magic lantern journal: volume 2 number 2 (January 1982), pp.10-11

Main subjects:

  Subjects:    magic lantern – history
  Hardware:     Bull's eye lantern
  People:    DA FONTANA, Giovanni  (c.1395-c.1455)
      DA VINCI, Leonardo  (1452-1519)
  Organisations:    Bayerische Staatsbibliothek

Other references:

  People:    BACON, Roger  (c.1220-c.1292)
      HUYGENS, Christiaan  (1629-1695)
      IBN AL-HAYTHAM, Abu Ali al-Hasan ibn al-Hasan  (c.965-c.1040)
      KIRCHER, Athanasius  (1602-1680)
      STURM, Johann Christoph  (1635-1703)
      VON ZGLINICKI, Friedrich  (1895-1986)

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