n.1.(Photog.) A pantascopic camera.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Bachelder was active in New Zealand as the proprietor of these and five other panoramas: The Naval Engagement between the Merimac and Monitor, and The Grand Moving Diorama of the Kearsage and Alabama, which were exhibited with the diorama of the American War, Bachelder's Combination Colossean Pantascope of a Tour Through America, New Zealand, and Australia (1872), The Arctic Expedition of 1875-76 (1877), and Enchanted Palace] Silver Lake] Abode of the Fairies!
The optical devices and means of projection discussed include the camera obscura, the pantascope, il mondo nuovo, the magic lantern, the panorama, the diorama, and the photorama.