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Myriorama

a view of our people and their history, together with the principles underlying, and the circumstances attending the rise and progress of the American Union : a poem

by William Alfred Peffer

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Published by Buck & Neville in Clarksville, Tenn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- 1783-1865 -- Poetry

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby W.A. Peffer.
      GenrePoetry.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS2539 .P62
      The Physical Object
      Pagination226 p. ;
      Number of Pages226
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6930627M
      LC Control Number03020131

      Myriorama cards are slices of landscape paintings that can be arranged in any order to form continuous scenes. They were invented in the early 19th century by the French artist, Jean-Pierre Brès, as a genteel amusement and an aid to practice drawing composition. I first heard Sir Philip Pullman recommend them for writing inspiration in his BBC. Myriorama: a view of our people and their history, together with the principles underlying, and the circumstances attending the rise and progress of the American Union Pages:

      ALPHABETISCH Myriorama bestaande uit meer daan voorwerpen, voorgesteld 24 Gekleurde Kaarten, waar eene ontelbare menigte Landschappen kunnen Zamengesteld worden. Amsterdam: Gebrodeders van Arum, No date [circa ]. Comprising of twenty-four hand-coloured engraved cards with a running Dutch alphabet of twenty four letters in both upper and. The Hollow Woods: Storytelling Card Game is Pentagram's modern take on a classic Victorian parlour game, designed for the family market. Published by Laurence King, the games combine an enchanted landscape inhabited by fire-breathing dragons, magical unicorns and sinister shadow figures with over quintillion storytelling possibilities.

      by Mildred D. Taylor. by John Grisham. by John Grisham. by Preston & Child. Brother & Sister. by Diane Keaton. by Michael Farris Smith. Facing the Music. Hitting a Straight Lick. by Zora Neale Hurston. Thirteen Stories. by Eudora Welty. Morning Glory on the Vine. by Joni Mitchell. All the Pretty Horses. by Cormac McCarthy. Legends of the Fall.   Myriorama is a picture whose parts can be arranged in an almost infinite number of combinations to portray different scenes. Ours is based on one originating in Leipzig in the s. There are twenty-four sturdy cards, each showing part of a panoramic view. In whichever order they are placed, the result is a harmonious and continuous landscape.5/5(1).


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Myriorama by William Alfred Peffer Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Castles in the Air, however, is fairy-tale like, with sparkling characterizations of everyone who comes into Corbett's life, and a rolling narrative of the castle coming back to Myriorama book.

I mean, Peter is an architectural historian and Judy is a bookbinder.4/5. Drawing strongly on contemporary sources and illustrated with over 50 pictures, this book provides an authoritative account of the history of the showmen and their contemporaries.

Myriorama book About the author Poole's Myriorama is a well-researched and information-rich account of the last famous practitioners of this type of entertainment, and.

The author on the importance of desk height, watching birds and Myriorama cards Philip Pullman Sat 23 Dec EST Last modified on Thu 22 Feb EST. The Myriorama was invented in France c by Jean-Pierre Brés and was soon emulated in England.

The publisher, Samuel Leigh, employed artist John Heavside Clark to create a Myriorama for the English market. The set contains sixteen pictures that can be arranged in any order to produce an almost infinite number of different panoramic landscapes.

Myriorama by Estelle Hanania Myriorama is a monograph from Estelle Hanania published by Gottlund Verlag on the occasion of the exhibit. The moving panorama was an innovation on panoramic painting in the mid-nineteenth century. It was among the most popular forms of entertainment in the world, with hundreds of panoramas constantly on tour in the United Kingdom, the United States, and many European panoramas were often seen in melodramatic plays.

The myriorama was a set of cards in Lyra's world. Narrower than playing cards, when fitted together they created a seemless landscape regardless of the order they were placed in.

This allowed them to be combined in a countless number of ways and made them particularly valuable for storytelling. They were packaged in a brightly coloured pasteboard box. On the train to Seleukeia, Lyra.

For our story time activity, I gave each kid a colorful envelope bedecked with a silver embossed foil seal (a subtle nod to a moon maiden in the book). Inside the envelope were 6 finished myriorama cards to get the kids started (including characters and scenes from the book, of course!).

The cards were black and white so the kids could color. Bubb Kuyper, Auctioneer of Books, Manuscripts, Prints and Drawings International auction house specialized in books and works on paper. The largest auctioneer of the Netherlands in these fields, and one of the foremost companies in Western Europe.

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A mysterious phone call, a revealed trapdoor, a suspicious red envelope, a missing portrait. This is the world of “The Mystery Mansion,” a storytelling card game by Magical Myrioramas ($20). Also known as “endless landscapes,” myriorama cards were popular toys in Europe in the 19th century.

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The offered book is new and original wrapped (size 21 x 25 cm, hardcover pages with mostly colored illustrations), language: German P&P: $ Peepshow myriorama lithophane praxinoscope thaumatrope polyorama camera obscura shadow theatre kaleidoscope flick book kinora phenakistiscope phenacistiscope magic lantern slide choreutoscope Seller Rating: % positive.

The book has twelve picture cards which can be arranged to formdifferent landscapes. The place that sells the book says: Myriorama, or ‘Many Thousand Views’ consist of numerous cards depicting fragments or segments of landscapes that can be.

A myriorama was a Victorian invention, a set of illustrated cards which could be arranged and rearranged to form different pictures. It means a myriad of pictures that would produce a panorama. Mystery Mansion has 20 cards that can be rearranged into, in the words of the publisher, “more than quintillion storyscaping possibilities.”.From inside the book.

What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Jerusalem John Joseph and George Joseph Poole Joseph Poole's Myriorama lecturer London Malmesbury Manager March Moses Gompertz myriorama shows Newcastle November painted Pepper's Ghost performance Phantoscope pianist Picturesque.The significance of panorama painting in the nineteenth century is frequently cited in contemporary debates about visuality and the emergence of the modern spectator.

Stephan Oettermann's The Panorama is the first major historical study to appear in English of the rich phenomenon of the panorama, one of the most influential forms of visual entertainment in the nineteenth century.