Person record: HOOPER, William  (fl.1770s)

Basic biographical summary of this person
NameWilliam HOOPER
Gendermale
Relevance of this personauthor of textbook on optical and other recreations 
Main period of activity1770s
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
date unknownborn atunknown location
date unknowndied atunknown location
Texts linked to this personBooks (1)

William Hooper, Rational recreations: in which the principles of numbers and natural philosophy are clearly and copiously elucidated, by a series of easy, entertaining, interesting experiments (London: 1774)


Reprints (1)

William Hooper and Ron Morris, The magical theatre in NMLJ 2.3 (January 1983)

References
(* = main subject)

David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), p. 139

* William Hooper and Ron Morris, The magical theatre in NMLJ 2.3 (January 1983), p. 16

Lucerna ID no. 6003513Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016