The Magic Lantern

The Magic Lantern No. 8

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Publication date:  September 2016

Editor:  AUCKLAND, Mary Ann

Editor:  SEBUS, Gwen


  • Tony Lidington, Mike Smith and Lester Smith, Peepshows: new perspectives, moves and media, pp. 1,3-5
  • The Magic Lantern Society notice board, p. 2
  • Sarah Dellmann, Exploring magic lantern catalogues online, pp. 6-7
  • Jeremy Brooker, Prominent magic lanternists: Mike Simkin, pp. 8-9
  • Book news, p. 10
  • Gwen Sebus, A lanternist's Tour de France, p. 11
  • Obituary: Sir George Frederick Pollock, p. 12
  • Obituary: Beryl Diana Vosburgh, p. 12
  • Alexia Lazou, The importance of being earnest (and Ernest), p. 13
  • Mary Ann Auckland, The special meeting at Ibstock: 4 June 2016, p. 14
  • Mary Ann Auckland, The summer meeting of the Magic Lantern Society: Bath, 23 July 2016, pp. 15-16


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