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

Type of text
book
Format
96 pages, hardback
Dimensions
width 5 inches (12.7 cm), height 7 inches (17.8 cm)
Publication
London, England: Houlston & Sons, 1865
Other organisations
Contributor

Author: A MERE PHANTOM  [pseudonym]

Main language
English
Retail price at publication
1s. (1886 printing)
Notes

The date is that of the first edition. This textbook went through many reprintings over several decades: the thirtieth thousand was published in 1880, the thirty-fifth thousand in 1886.

Collections

Original item in British Library, item 8715.aa.22.

Lucerna ID 4009588

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 26 June 2016

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