Person record: ROBINSON, David

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameDavid ROBINSON
Gendermale
Relevance of this personFilm critic and historian, lantern scholar and collector 
Main period of activityN/A
Texts linked to this personArticles (24)

David Robinson, 'Art for art's sake': Tamamura's productions in esthetic art in NMLJ 8.5 (December 2000)

David Robinson, Domestic transparencies in Magic Lantern 2 (March 2015)

David Robinson, Exhibitions for the centenary in NMLJ 8.1 (October 1996)

David Robinson, A film-maker's magic lantern years in NMLJ 7.1 (January 1993)

David Robinson, The first biunial in NMLJ 8.1 (October 1996)

David Robinson, Further adventures of the Flying Dutchman in NMLJ 9.4 (Summer 2003)

David Robinson, Harry Furniss: lantern showman in NMLJ 6.3 (January 1992)

David Robinson, Introduction: shows and slides in Magic images (1990)

John Betjeman and David Robinson, John Betjeman visits Mr Noakes in NMLJ 8.3 (December 1998)

David Robinson, A lantern in pantomime in NMLJ 8.4 (December 1999)

F.W. Lewis and David Robinson, A lanternist's cri de coeur in NMLJ 7.1 (January 1993)

David Robinson, Lanterns in Moscow 1902 in NMLJ 8.5 (December 2000)

David Robinson, A late footnote in NMLJ 8.1 (October 1996)

David Robinson, Louis Wain's feline lantern show in NMLJ 8.5 (December 2000)

Laurent Mannoni (trans. David Robinson), The magic lantern makers of France in NMLJ 5.2 (August 1987)

David Robinson, Magic lantern sensations of 1827 in NMLJ 8.4 (December 1999)

David Robinson, Phil May at the shadow show in NMLJ 7.1 (January 1993)

David Robinson, Polytechnic redivivus in NMLJ 8.1 (October 1996)

David Robinson, The rise and fall of the triple lantern in Servants of light (1997)

David Robinson, Robinson on Robertson in The ten year book (1986)

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

David Robinson, A sketch from The Town in NMLJ 8.2 (October 1997)

Laurent Mannoni (trans. David Robinson), The tomb of Robertson in Magic images (1990)

Matthew Green, David Robinson, Thomas Stothard and James Heath, An unrecorded image and an early poetic lantern reference in NMLJ 8.1 (October 1996)


Books (4)

David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001)

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

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

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


Periodicals (1)

Editor: The new magic lantern journal (1978-2010), 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)


Reviews (1)

David Robinson, Review: The Media Magica of Werner Nekes in NMLJ 8.2 (October 1997)

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