Person record: A MERE PHANTOM  [pseudonym of MARTIN, James  (fl.1860s-80s)]

Basic biographical summary of this person
Alternative namepseudonym of MARTIN, James  (fl.1860s-80s)
Relevance of this personauthor of practical textbook on the magic lantern 
Main period of activityN/A
Texts linked to this personBooks (1)

‘ A Mere Phantom’, The magic lantern: how to buy and how to use it, also how to raise a ghost (London: Houlston & Sons, 1865)

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* Hermann Hecht, Decalcomania: some preliminary investigations into the history of transfer slides in NMLJ 1.3 (March 1980), p. 4

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