Poster Celebration of Peace, Theatre Royal Bath, Thursday May 29th 1856
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Dr Shaw of the Royal Polytechnic London, will give his popular entertainments, an hour of ancient and modern magicians: The origin of magic, its abuses, induction to the sciences, magic scientifically investigated, experiments with Arial balls, water changed to blood, port, sherry, milk, soda water, blue ink, blacking and fire, explosive gases. Captain Warners, Long Range illustrated, The statue of Memnon showing how musical sounds can be produced from it, The magical and mystical cups and magical candles, Oracle of Delphi explained, The original exhaustible bottle, The great Hindustan vase, Spirit rapping, Sketches of character with musical illustrations, Ventriloquism, proving that colour does not exits in any material body, Oxygen lights, information about Dr. Shaw at bottom. Printer Keanes, Bath. Crimean War.
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Bath Central Library