Flip Books - Antique and Vintage Cameras

Bovril Flip Book

Image of Bovril Flip Book

'Bovril soon puts a nan on his feet' shows an old man in a bath chair getting up and running off. 32 pages, 2 " x 1 ".

Moveigram

Merx

Guildford

England

Image of Moveigram

Flicker book, 36, prints mounted as a book. The subject is a boy holding a Contax III camera, he winds-on the film, raises the camera to his eye and takes a picture.

Notes:
Address: 12 Farnham Rd., Guildford, Surrey.

Merx would produce flicker books from customer's own cine films or from shots taken by their agents.

See Sir Malcolm Campbell Breaking the World's Water Speed Record

Image of See Sir Malcolm Campbell Breaking the World's Water Speed Record

Flicker book. Images on both sides of each page.

Sir Malcolm Campbell took the water speed record on Lake Maggiore, Locarno, Switzerland in 1937. Issued by Castrol by courtesy of British Movietone News.

Kinora Reels

Kinora Ltd

London

England

Image of Kinora Reels

Four reels

  • No. 44, steam train.
  • No. 166, steam train.
  • No. 345, horse drawn fire engine.
  • No. 479, lifeboat being launched.
All are in cardboard containers.

Camera Obscura

Camera Lucida

Claude Glass

Artist's Filters

Silhouette

Zograscope

Illusion

Multiple Images

Transformation

Panorama

Shadow Puppets

Lithophane

Multi-Faceted Lens

Kaleidoscope

Peep Egg

Zoetrope

Praxinoscope

Flip Books

Miscellaneous