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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.
- country: United States of America
- language: English Language
- director: John S. Robertson
- written by Burns Mantle
- based on a story by Elizabeth Robins
- Alice Brady as Katherine Dereham
- James Crane as Dr. Garth Vincent
- Reginald Denny as Prince Anton
- Brandon Hurst as Colonel Dereham
- Marie Burke as Lady Peterborough
- David Monterno as Graf-Wilhelm
- Carolyn Irwin as Mrs. Hally
- Mrs. Tony West as Mrs. Todine
- Roni Pursell as Princess Margaretha
- Russell McDermott as Leonard
- Virginia Huppert as Nurse for Katherine
- Dorothy Betts as Natalie, Maid
- cinematography by Roy Overbaugh
- genres: Silent film, Drama, Romance Film
- released on (94 years ago)
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by Walter William Skeat
csconse, a dark lantern (Roquefort). — L. absconsa, a dark lantern (in ...
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 ...
A 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 ...
by Noah Webster
A case or vessel for a candle; a dark lantern is one which may be so closed as to conceal the light. LAN'-TERN-FLt, R. The English name of an insect of ...
Barclay'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 ...
Barclay'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 ...
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 ...
Intended to Exhibi ... : in Two Volumes by Noah Webster
A dark lantern is one with a single opening, which may be closed so as to conceal the light. 2. A light-house or light to direct the course of ships. Addison. 3. In architecture, a little dome raised over the roof of a building to give light, and to serve ...
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