Advertising brochure for Poole's Myriorama, c 1901.
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A booklet advertising Poole's Myriorama - 'From London to Pretoria'. The cover includes a portrait of Joseph Poole, proprietor. Poole toured Britain with his 'Myriorama' show at the beginning of the twentieth century. It presented huge paintings wound on rollers past the spectators, with special effects introduced by lighting changes.