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Posted: 22.10.14

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The thaumatrope is a very simple optical toy invented in 1826 by Dr John Ayton Paris.

It was one of the very first optical toys and was very popular in Victorian times. The word ‘thaumatrope’

means ‘wonder turner’ in Greek.
 
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