THE SCIOPTICON MANUAL, EXPLAINING LANTERN PROJECTION IN GENERAL, AND THE SCIOPTICON APPARATUS IN PARTICULAR. INCLUDING MAGIC LANTERN ATTACHMENTS, EXPERIMENTS, NOVELTIES, COLORED AND PHOTO-TRANSPARENCIES, MECHANICAL MOVEMENTS, ETC. Lorenzo J. Marcy.

THE SCIOPTICON MANUAL, EXPLAINING LANTERN PROJECTION IN GENERAL, AND THE SCIOPTICON APPARATUS IN PARTICULAR. INCLUDING MAGIC LANTERN ATTACHMENTS, EXPERIMENTS, NOVELTIES, COLORED AND PHOTO-TRANSPARENCIES, MECHANICAL MOVEMENTS, ETC.

Philadelphia: J.A. Moore, Printer, 1877. Sixth ed. 12mo., [part 1, the manual] xii, [9]-200 pp.; [part 2, priced catalogue] xxviii, 80 pp.; [appendix] 19 pp.; illustrations and diagrams. Illustrated cloth. The corners of a few text leaves are creased, and the spine ends are lightly worn; in the priced catalogue section many of the prices have been contemporaneously marked down. Previous owner's neat name stamp in ink and bookseller's label on the front pastedown. Very good. Item #26575

An unusual manual containing information about lantern slide projectors, illuminants, slides (coloring, moving, kaleidoscopie, etc.) and microscopes.

Roosens and Salu No. 6266.

Price: $175.00

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