The Magic Lantern

The Magic Lantern No. 13

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Publication date:  December 2017

Editor:  AUCKLAND, Mary Ann

Editor:  SEBUS, Gwen


  • Nicholas Hiley, Wilhelm Widenmann, Lester Smith and Monique Wezenberg, A Christmas potpourri, p. 1,3
  • The Magic Lantern Society notice board, p. 2
  • Helmut Wälde, German toy magic lanterns -- projecting phenakistoscopes: part 3 -- Jean Schoenner, Nürnberg, pp. 4-6
  • Nicholas Hiley, Announcement slides, pp. 7-8
  • A small stereopticon..., p. 8
  • Mervyn Heard, Just like that..., p. 9
  • Bill Barnes, The Paris Exposition Universelle de 1900, pp. 10-11
  • Ine van Dooren, Lydia Jakobs and Richard Crangle, Conference report: A Million Pictures -- history, archiving, and creative re-use of educational magic lantern slides, pp. 12-13
  • Lydia Jakobs, From the ivory tower: Dagonet edition, p. 13
  • Karen Eifler, The great gun of the lantern, p. 14
  • Mary Ann Auckland, Autumn meeting of the Magic Lantern Society: London, 21 October 2017, pp. 15-16


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