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

Basic biographical summary of this person
NameWilliam HOOPER
Relevance of this personauthor of textbook on optical and other recreations 
Main period of activity1770s
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)

(* = 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

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