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The original communication made to the British Association, at their meeting in Leeds, September 1858, in a paper "On an apparatus for exhibiting optical illusions, illustrating spectral phenomena" (cont'd)

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Title
The original communication made to the British Association, at their meeting in Leeds, September 1858, in a paper "On an apparatus for exhibiting optical illusions, illustrating spectral phenomena" (cont'd)
Names
McManus-Young Collection (Library of Congress) (Author)
Dircks, Henry (1806-1873) (Author)
Collection

ghost! : as produced in the spectre drama, popularly illustrating the marvellous optical illusions obtained by the apparatus called the Dircksian phantasmagoria : being a full account of its history, construction, and various adaptations

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1863
Place: London
Publisher: E. and F.N. Spon
Library locations
Billy Rose Theatre Division
Shelf locator: MZC [RBS] 97-879 (Dircks, H. Ghost)
Topics
Optical illusions
Magic tricks -- Equipment and supplies
Notes
Content: Advertisements on p. [1-14] at end.
Ownership: Gift of John J. and Hanna M. McManus and Morris N. and Chesley V. Young, Oct. 12, 1955. DLC
Content: Caption title: The Dircksian phantasmagoria.
Content: Spine title: Dircks' optical illusions.
Statement of responsibility: by Henry Dircks.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13357164
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 72e4ad20-c61d-012f-b16c-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1863: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library. "The original communication made to the British Association, at their meeting in Leeds, September 1858, in a paper "On an apparatus for exhibiting optical illusions, illustrating spectral phenomena" (cont'd)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1863. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/74d16393-2010-fb11-e040-e00a18063fcd

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Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library. "The original communication made to the British Association, at their meeting in Leeds, September 1858, in a paper "On an apparatus for exhibiting optical illusions, illustrating spectral phenomena" (cont'd)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/74d16393-2010-fb11-e040-e00a18063fcd

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Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library. (1863). The original communication made to the British Association, at their meeting in Leeds, September 1858, in a paper "On an apparatus for exhibiting optical illusions, illustrating spectral phenomena" (cont'd) Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/74d16393-2010-fb11-e040-e00a18063fcd

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The original communication made to the British Association, at their meeting in Leeds, September 1858, in a paper "On an apparatus for exhibiting optical illusions, illustrating spectral phenomena" (cont'd)