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Person: GUYOT, Edmé-Gilles  (1706-1786)

Biographical summary of this person
Full name
Edmé-Gilles GUYOT
Gender
male
Relevance of this person
geographer and scientist; author of books relating to magic lantern
Main period of activity
N/A
Chronology
Date
Age
Event/activity
1706
born at
1786
~80
died at
Texts linked to this person
Book (1)

Edmé-Gilles Guyot, Nouvelles récréations physiques et mathématiques (Paris: 1769)

References
David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), p. 130
William Hooper and Ron Morris, ‘The magical theatre’ in NMLJ 2.3 (January 1983), p. 17
Lucerna ID  6003594

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 13 December 2011

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