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Person: ROBINSON, David

Biographical summary of this person
Name
David ROBINSON
Gender
male
Relevance of this person
Film critic and historian, lantern scholar and collector
Main period of activity
N/A
Texts linked to this person
Articles (25)

‘'Art for art's sake': Tamamura's productions in esthetic art’ in NMLJ 8.5 (December 2000)

‘Domestic transparencies’ in Magic Lantern 2 (March 2015)

‘Exhibitions for the centenary’ in NMLJ 8.1 (October 1996)

‘A film-maker's magic lantern years’ in NMLJ 7.1 (January 1993)

‘The first biunial’ in NMLJ 8.1 (October 1996)

‘Further adventures of the Flying Dutchman’ in NMLJ 9.4 (Summer 2003)

‘Harry Furniss: lantern showman’ in NMLJ 6.3 (January 1992)

‘Introduction: shows and slides’ in Magic images (1990)

‘John Betjeman visits Mr Noakes’ in NMLJ 8.3 (December 1998)

‘A lantern in pantomime’ in NMLJ 8.4 (December 1999)

‘A lanternist's cri de coeur’ in NMLJ 7.1 (January 1993)

‘Lanterns in Moscow 1902’ in NMLJ 8.5 (December 2000)

‘A late footnote’ in NMLJ 8.1 (October 1996)

‘Louis Wain's feline lantern show’ in NMLJ 8.5 (December 2000)

‘The magic lantern makers of France’ in NMLJ 5.2 (August 1987)

‘Magic lantern sensations of 1827’ in NMLJ 8.4 (December 1999)

‘Phil May at the shadow show’ in NMLJ 7.1 (January 1993)

‘Polytechnic redivivus’ in NMLJ 8.1 (October 1996)

‘A query: film title slides’ in Magic Lantern 28 (September 2021)

‘The rise and fall of the triple lantern’ in Servants of light (1997)

‘Robinson on Robertson’ in The ten year book (1986)

‘Rudge and Friese-Greene's lantern experiments: some technical considerations’ in NMLJ 8.2 (October 1997)

‘A sketch from The Town’ in NMLJ 8.2 (October 1997)

‘The tomb of Robertson’ in Magic images (1990)

‘An unrecorded image and an early poetic lantern reference’ in NMLJ 8.1 (October 1996)


Books (4)

Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001)

The lantern image: iconography of the magic lantern 1420-1880 (London: Magic Lantern Society, 1993)

The lantern image: iconography of the magic lantern 1420-1880. Supplement no. 1 (London: Magic Lantern Society, 1997)

The lantern image: iconography of the magic lantern 1420-1880. Supplement no. 2 (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2009)


Periodical (1)

Editor: The new magic lantern journal (1978-2014)  –  1992-2000


Periodical issues (9)

Editor: The new magic lantern journal: volume 6 number 3 (January 1992)

Editor: The new magic lantern journal: volume 7 number 1 (January 1993)

Editor: The new magic lantern journal: volume 7 number 2 (September 1994)

Editor: The new magic lantern journal: volume 7 number 3 (November 1995)

Editor: The new magic lantern journal: volume 8 number 1 (October 1996)

Editor: The new magic lantern journal: volume 8 number 2 (October 1997)

Editor: The new magic lantern journal: volume 8 number 3 (December 1998)

Editor: The new magic lantern journal: volume 8 number 4 (December 1999)

Editor: The new magic lantern journal: volume 8 number 5 (December 2000)


Review (1)

‘Review: The Media Magica of Werner Nekes’ in NMLJ 8.2 (October 1997)

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