A History of Pre-cinema, Volume 2

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Stephen Herbert
Taylor & Francis, 2000 - 525 pages
This set reprints together for the first time rare and essential material on the history of pre-cinema.Volume 1: Olive Cook, Movement in Two Dimensions [1963]. Volume 2 features the first facsimile reprinting of the often-overlooked "British Journal of" "Photography," Volume 3 is comprised of a selection of articles originally published between 1827-1861.
 

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Contents

Picture Book for Little Children extract The Religious Tract Society n d
7
The panorama
21
March 1833
50
The diorama
79
Magic mirrors
129
Shadowplay
151
Magic Lanthorn and Phantasmagoria Magazine of Science 20 April
213
Chinese or Artificial FireWorks Magazine of Science 21 December 1839
221
CONDENSERS
351
DISSOLVING VIEWS
358
DANCERS LANTERN
364
BEECHEYS LANTERN
371
SCREENS
377
CARBON TRANSPARENCIES
388
REGISTERING CARRIER
394
EFFECT SLIDES
401

Objects for the OxyHydrogen Microscope Magazine of Science
229
Dissolving Views concluded The Mirror 19 February 1842
237
Magic lanterns 165
240
Scenes in a Magic Lantern J S Coyne Illustrated London News
243
Transferred Prints for Magic Lantern J Martin Photographic News
297
INTRODUCTION
326
VIEWING PICTURES
408
79
415
The Magic Lantern for Beginners Hobbies 1896 7
447
Peppers Ghost
487
a selection of pieces from The Popular Educator Vols 5 and
501
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