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Data sources for Lucerna

The content of the Lucerna database is drawn from too many sources to list individually, but some of the major ones are:

A few of the most useful reference books and other texts
David Robinson, Stephen Herbert, Richard Crangle and Magic Lantern Society, Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: 2001)
Zwemmer and Gloria Clifton, Directory of British scientific instrument makers 1550-1851 (London: 1995)
Dennis Crompton, David Henry, Stephen Herbert and Magic Lantern Society, Magic images: the art of hand-painted and photographic lantern slides (London: 1990)
Docwra' triple lantern, 1888

'Docwra' triple lantern, 1888

Slide showing scenic view in Australia

Slide showing scenic view in Australia