Person record: BARNES, Bill

Basic biographical summary of this person
Relevance of this personhistorian and collector of lantern and other optical material 
Main period of activity1930s-2010s
Relationships to other peoplebrother of BARNES, John  (1920-2008)
Texts linked to this personArticles (11)

Bill Barnes, The chronophotographers in NMLJ 11.8 (March 2014)

Bill Barnes, The Eidophusikon at the Exeter Exchange in NMLJ 11.8 (March 2014)

Bill Barnes, England's earliest film studios in NMLJ 11.9 (June 2014)

Bill Barnes, The Kloster-Neuzelle Theatre of the Passion of Christ: a pre-cinema presentation of 1750 in NMLJ 11.8 (March 2014)

Bill Barnes, The magic lantern in 18th-century theatre in NMLJ 11.8 (March 2014)

Bill Barnes, The Panorama building of Robert Barker: in Leicester Square, London, and its vicinity in NMLJ 11.10 (September 2014)

Bill Barnes, The Paris 'cabarets illusionistes' in NMLJ 11.10 (September 2014)

Bill Barnes, A quest for the true inventor in NMLJ 9.3 (Winter 2002)

Bill Barnes, Shadow play in NMLJ 7.2 (September 1994)

Bill Barnes, The three Lumière Cinématographe cameras in NMLJ 11.5 (May 2013)

Bill Barnes, Les vues d'optique or perspective views in NMLJ 10.6 (Autumn 2010)

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David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), p. 29

Lucerna ID no. 6002629Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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