Optical Magic Lantern Journal & Photographic Enlarger

Optical Magic Lantern Journal & Photographic Enlarger

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TAYLOR, J. Hay  (Edited By)  ~  The Optical Magic Lantern Journal and Photographic Enlarger. A Magazine of Popular Science for the Lecture-room and the Domestic Circle. Volume 4 - Number 54, (November 1, 1893)

London, Reprinted at the Architectural Society, for the Magic Lantern Society of Great Britain, 1983

8vo [240 x 180 mm]; Pp. [1]-viii, [1], 166-174, ix-x, 175-176, xi-xviii, 177-186, xix-xxvi. many Illustrations and adverts throughout. Stapled paper covers. Very small tear from amd small dirty mark to bottom edge of lower cover, and a couple of small marks also to lower cover, otherwise in very good clean, bright and sound condition.

First issued in 1893, this 1983 reprint was produced by the Architectural Society of London for the Magic Lantern Society of Great Britain. Copies of these Journals, original or reprints, are now very hard to find. As well as many interesting adverts the contents of this issue includes; Judging lantern slides at exhibitions, Inside some Saturators, Cycling with the Lantern, Hints to the inexperienced Lanternists, Curtain Design, The rival merits of the Single and Double Lanterns...and more.

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