Definitions for magic lantern
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word magic lantern
an early form of slide projector
An old name for a slide projector.
An early form of slide projector that could achieve simple animation by moving and merging images.
The magic lantern or Laterna Magica is an early type of image projector developed in the 17th century.
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If American politics does not look to you like a joke, a tragic dance; if you have enough blindness left in you, on any plea, on any excuse, to vote for the Democratic Party or the Republican Party (for at present machine and party are one), or for any candidate who does not stand for a new era, -- then you yourself pass into the slide of the magic-lantern; you are an exhibit, a quaint product, a curiosity of the American soil. You are part of the problem.
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