We thought this little book apt for wishing everyone a happy halloween.  By ‘a mere phantom’,it was published in 1880 by Houlston and Sons. “The increased use of the Magic Lantern as a means of beguiling the long evenings of winter, render a brief and simple guide for the unscientific purchaser not only desirable, but necessary.”

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  1. Love it – and for those still up for a thrill – the Mexican Dia dos Muertos Supper at the Library is this Friday!

    Liz 1 November, 2011 at 4:38 pm #