WorldCat Identities

Le Prince, Louis Aimé Augustin 1842-1890

Overview
Works: 8 works in 14 publications in 3 languages and 609 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography 
Roles: Composer, Dedicatee
Classifications: TR849.L467, 778.53092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Louis Aimé Augustin Le Prince
 
Most widely held works by Louis Aimé Augustin Le Prince
Louis Aimé Augustin Le Prince Leeds Bridge 1888 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louis-Aime-Augustin Le Prince was the first person to create, in 1885, a single recording apparatus that photographed images in quick succession on George Eastman's new paper roll film. Le Prince applied for patents but the fix was in, leaving Edison and the Lumiere Brothers to profit from his invention. He vanished under mysterious circumstances in 1890. In 1888 he made a number of short recordings. Here we see Leeds Bridge on a day like any other, its foot and carriage traffic as portentous or as casual as the crisscrossings of the stars
The missing reel : the untold story of the lost inventor of moving pictures by Christopher Rawlence ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
French inventor Louis Aime Augustin Le Prince vanished while on a train journey from Dijon to Paris in 1890; before his disappearance--he was then presumed dead--he had been on the brink of going public with his one-lens camera and projector. British filmmaker Rawlence here cites evidence left by his widow in her memoirs that Thomas Edison was linked to Le Prince's death. This absorbing, technically and legally overloaded whodunit jumps back and forth between past and present, including suspenseful accounts of the author's research and interviews with Le Prince's descendants on several continents. Rawlence discusses the cut-throat politics of the infant film industry and shady U.S. Patent Office dealings, along with what he considers Edison's dubious business practices. No smoking gun is decisively uncovered, however, and readers are left to draw their own conclusions about Le Prince's fate
Missa sex vocum ad imitationem moduli, Macula non est in te by Louis Aimé Augustin Le Prince ( )
1 edition published in 1663 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Méditation : [extrait de messe, restitué aux instruments] by Louis Aimé Augustin Le Prince ( Recording )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Le Prince, Augustin 1841-1890
Le Prince, Louis Aime Augustin, 1842-1890
LePrince, Augustin 1841-1890
Leprince, Augustin 1842-1890
LePrince, Louis A. 1841-1890
Prince, Augustin le, 1841-1890?
Prince, Louis Aimé Augustin Le, 1842-1890
Languages
English (9)
Japanese (2)
Dutch (1)