The Magic Lantern

The Magic Lantern No. 17

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Publication date:  December 2018

Editors:  AUCKLAND, Mary Ann and SEBUS, Gwen


  • Else Flim and Adrian Kok, The two faces of Gabriel Grub: in the Christmas performances of the Dutch Dickens Theatre, p. 1,3
  • Magic Lantern Society notice board, p. 2,7
  • David Cozens, A late developer: Isabella Bishop F.R.G.S., pp. 4-5
  • Sergi Arnalot i Miralles, Jacques Callot and the Phantasmagoria, p. 6
  • Lester Smith, The Youth's Companion, p. 7
  • Richard Crangle, Some lesser-known Life Model slide makers: No. 2 -- W. Rider & Co. of London, pp. 8-11
  • Bill Barnes, Bilderbogen peep-show views, transparencies and vues d'optique, pp. 12-13
  • Steven Anderson, Muriel Matters and magic lanterns, p. 14
  • A suffragette tale, p. 15
  • Richard Crangle, Book review: The Magic Lantern: a short history of light and shadow, p. 16
  • Lester Smith, The Daily Graphic, p. 17
  • Martyn Jolly, The Magic Lantern in Australia and the World: Canberra, 4-6 September 2018, p. 18
  • Mary Ann Auckland, Autumn meeting of the Magic Lantern Society: Birmingham, Saturday 20 October 2018, pp. 19-20


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