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A Dark Lantern

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"A Dark Lantern" is a lost 1920 silent film drama produced and released by Realart Pictures. It is based on a 1905 novel by Elizabeth Robins.

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Google previewA Concise Etymological Dictionary of the English Language (1885)

by Walter William Skeat

csconse, a dark lantern (Roquefort). — L. absconsa, a dark lantern (in ...

Google previewA Complete and Universal English Dictionary on a New Plan: including not only ... a full explanation of difficult words and technical terms in all faculties and professions ... but ... a pronouncing dictionary ... To which are prefixed, A Free Enquiry into the Origin and Antiquity of Letters (by the Abbot Anselm) ... By ... James Barclay ... and others (1774)

by James Barclay (Curate of Edmonton.)

A dark lantern, is a lantern fitted with a drove. able llider, which, by being turned round, intercepts the light of the candle. Much fanfor', in Optics, is a machine, which, in a darkened room, represents various figures on a wall. Lucern-floor, a term ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Slang and Colloquial English (1905)

Abridged from the Seven-volume Work, Entitled: Slang and Its Analogues by John Stephen Farmer, William Ernest Henley

A dark lantern, bull's eye. 2. The night, twilight: also (nautical) Darks. 3. A negro : see Snowball. Darn (Darned). Euphemistic for damn and damned ; used to avoid ' cussing bar'-foot.' Also Dar- nation, Dangnation, Darn burn it, and Darn (or ...

Google previewA Technological Dictionary: explaining the terms of the arts, sciences, literature, professions and trades (1846)

by W. M. BUCHANAN

A dark lantern is one with only a single opening, which may also be shut up when the light is wished to be en tirely hidden. LAN'TERN-FLY, an insect common in South America. It is a species of Fulgora, and emits a strong phosphorescent ...

Google previewThe Royal English dictionary: or, A treasury of the English language (1775)

by Daniel Fenning

A dark lantern, is a lantern fitted wills a movcab.'c slider, which, by being turned round, intercepts the light of the candle. Magic lantern, in optics, is a machine, which, in a darkened rr.om, rc- picfents various figures on a wall. Lantern- jam, a ...

Google previewTeutsch-englisches Lexicon. 2. U. Verb. Aufl (1745)

by Christian Ludwig

Eine blinde oder verborgene latern, eine diebs-leuchte, a dark lantern. Eine schiff -laterna antern on the stern of a ship that is to carry the light at fea. Eine baaken- latern, eine hafen-laterne, a watchlight, a coesset-light, a sea-light, aphaolino ...

Google previewBarclay's English Dictionary. With which is incorporated a complete modern gazetteer, a beautiful atlas of maps and also a pronouncing dictionary (1822)

by James Barclay (Curate of Edmonton.), William SHORTON

A dark lantern is a lantern fitted with a moveable slide, which, by being turned round, intercepts the light of the candle. Magic lantern, in Optics, is a machine, which, in ndarkened room, represents various figures on a wall. Lantern jaws, a term ...

Google previewA Complete and Universal English Dictionary (1799)

Including ... I. An Explanation of Difficult Words and Technical Terms ... II. A Pronouncing Dictionary ... : to the Whole is Added a Chronological Series of Remarkable Events ... by James Barclay (Curate of Edmonton.)

A dark lantern is a lantern its in a circle about 12 feet broad. These on * { with a moveable slider, which, ...

Google previewBarclay's Universal English Dictionary, etc. (The Improved London Edition of Barclay's Dictionary, superbly embellished.) With maps (1835)

by James Barclay (Curate of Edmonton.), Thomas Noble, William SHORTON

A dark lantern is a lantern fitted with a moveable slide, which, by being turned round, intercepts the light of the candle. Magic lantern, in Optics, is a machine, which, in a darkened room, represents various figures on a wall. Lantern jaws, a term ...

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