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By gaslight in winter : a Victorian family history through the magic lantern

Author: Colin Gordon
Publisher: London : Elm Tree Books, 1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book traced the history and the fortunes of the Riley family from early Victorian days through some Victorian lantern slides. This Riley family emerges from obscure squalor to self-made prosperity as the largest magic lantern outfitters in the World.
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Genre/Form: Slides
Named Person: Riley.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Colin Gordon
ISBN: 0241104742 9780241104743
OCLC Number: 8219414
Description: 128 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Colin Gordon ; designed by Craig Dodd.

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This book traced the history and the fortunes of the Riley family from early Victorian days through some Victorian lantern slides. This Riley family emerges from obscure squalor to self-made prosperity as the largest magic lantern outfitters in the World.

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