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Flick Books and Muybridge's Galloping Horse

Date
1882
Reference
GALTON/2/8/9
Part of
Galton Papers
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Description

Three small French flick books of cinematographic sequences showing a family, two men boxing, and a couple dining. None dated. Small sheet of pictures of galloping horses titled "Explanation, by composites of Muybridge's photographs of the conventional representation of a galloping horse. By Francis Galton FRS June 1882".

Publication/Creation

1882

Physical description

4 pieces Note that the sheet of galloping horse pictures is photosensitive and should be viewed under supervision.

Location of duplicates

A digitised copy is held by the Wellcome Library as part of Codebreakers: Makers of Modern Genetics.

Terms of use

The papers are available at UCL Special Collections and Archives subject to the usual conditions of access to Archives and Manuscripts material, after the completion of a Reader's Undertaking. Note that there is one photosensitive item that may be viewed only under supervision.

Languages

  • English
  • French

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