lanternist

lanternist

(ˈlæntənɪst)
n
(Film) someone who operates a magic lantern
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Brown observes that while Milton remained part of the repertoire of lanternists, Miltonic appropriations became increasingly recontextualized, which prefigured similar mixed appropriations of Milton on film.
may have appeared to old-style lanternists as taking a step back into the past.
He also had several skilled lanternists who could provide a complete show on request, for private parties, parish concerts, and school events (Thomson 7).