1845 ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS Phillippe Talon Conjuror SEWER FLEET ST (9710)

Product code: 9710

CONJUROR MAGICIAN PHILIPPE Jacques Noel Talon ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS Hunterian Museum MADRID Andalusia Spain FLEET STREET SEWERS St Mary's Church, New Radnor, Radnorshire DONCASTER RACES Adele Dumilatre


The Illustrated London News

Original Victorian Newspaper

Dated 1845


This first part of the description features a list of Images i.e. engravings from sketches, drawings etc. (these sometimes have descriptive articles but not always). They include:

This first part of the description features a list of Images i.e. engravings from sketches, drawings etc. (these sometimes have descriptive articles but not always). They include:

The Hunterian Museum, At The Royal College Of Surgeons - front page.
Sketches in Spain, two quarter page and one half page Illustrations entitled: Priests at Madrid, Balcony Scene At Andalusia - The Royal palace, Madrid.
The Fleet Street Sewer, Deepening The Sewer (nice view along Fleet street, with the Post Office sign visible).
Statue Of Jean Bart, At Dunkerque.
Scene From The New Ballet The Marble Maiden At Drury lane.
Mademoiselle A Dumilatre - info. Adele Alphonsine Dumilatre.
Royal Exchange Buildings.
Scene from the Opera The Enchantress at Drury lane.
Three Illustrations for A Reminiscence by Alfred Crowquill (joint pseudonym used by the Forrester Brothers Alfred and Charles).
Opening Of The New Theatre Royal, Manchester.
The Marmora, Screw Steamer at Liverpool - near half page.
Sweetmeat, The winner Of The Doncaster Plate (near half page engraving, with repairable tear to bottom border only slightly affecting illustration). sleekburnc.
My Mary, Winner Of The Yorkshire Handicap at Doncaster.
Charlecombe Church Near Bath.
Mons Philippe At The Strand Theatre - an engraving depicting the conjuror, wearing the attire of a medieval sorcerer with pointed hat, standing before tiers of candles and candelabra etc. two children assisting with a young boy firing off a canon. info. aka Phillippe Talon was born Jacques Noel Talon in France.
New Radnor Church.
Chess Problem by Herr Kuiper.




This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include:

Rosas And Buenos Ayres - mentioning: Don Juan Manuel De Rosas, Guachos (Gauchos), Monte Video, Dorrego, Lavalle.

The Museum of The Royal College Of Surgeons.
Intelligence from Paris.
The Church reformation in Germany (Ulm).
News From The River Plate.
The Overland Mail miel - India And China.
Ireland: Repeal Demonstration In Tipperary (mentioning Thurles, MP Nicholas Maher, Knockroe, Mr O'Connell.
The Repeal Association Conciliation Hall (Dublin mentioning: O'Connell, Major Lidwell, Dr Healy Bishop of Kildare, Mr Thomas Lloyd Of Beechmount Limerick, Mr W S O'Brien also of Limerick).
News From Canada - The Races and A Riot.
Sketches In Spain.
The Fleet Street Sewer.
Inauguration of The Statue of Jean Bart At Dunkerque.
News Of The Death of Earl Spencer of Wiseton Nottingham.
Lamentable Occurence at Hounslow Barracks - Quartermaster Thomas Tarleton was Stabbed by Lt Martin Kerwan.
Distressing accident By Fire - Mentioning Mrs Harrison and Her daughter.

Mortality on Board The Sloop Eclair - mentioning: Commander Walter G B Estcourt, Surgeon John Maconchy, Purser Mr Thomas R hallett, Assistant Surgeon Charles Hartman, Clerk Mr Cleland Mill, Naval Cadet Mr Symons, Master's assistant Mr Goman, H Fudge, W King, John Mills, W Pardner, John Gibson, C Brennan, J Wright, G Caplin, J Culver, J Hancock, W Kirby, R Chipps, James Guages, Reive, T Davis, J McDermot, C Hooks, W Moran, P Conolly, A Thomas, J tarvaty, G Keely, J Sullivan, W Cainon, W Skinner, John Warwick, H Goodhugh, James Fielden, H Cory, M Dillon, A Coes, R Gallagher, J Power, W Thorpe, T Coleman, James Hartup, G Brown, F Ward, G Steel, James Watson, B Hill, J Luck, T Cranage, H Sherman, W Forest, W Kirk, R Martin, W Rice, W harris, R Mutton, W Field, W Penn, J Dillon, J Athorn, T Lloyd, G long.

Opening of Drury Lane Theatre.
Royal Exchange Buildings.
The Election Of The Lord Mayor mentioning: Aldermen Wood, Johnson, Kelly, Chapman Marshall, Humphery, Hunter, Challis, John Pirie, William magnay, G Carroll, James Duke, Musgrove, H Hughes and Sidney).
Opening of the new Theatre Royal, Manchester.
A Reminiscence by a City remembrance (A Crowquill).
Anecdotes of the Pretender

Obituary of Eminent Persons: John Loftus, Marquis Of Ely in The Peerage Of Ireland - Sir John Mordant of Bedfordshire - Mr William Upcott of Islington.

Country News includes: Robbery Of Plate In Cambridge University - Shocking Case of Manslaughter at Newcastle (Ralph Parker Selby Green, John Bell - The Murder of Mr Peacop at Chester mentioning Tallant, Lynch, Nowland and Burns.
Suicide of Mrs Ann Foxwill of 24 Crown Street.
The Late Railway Robberies (Daniel Garrett) - Suicide in a Water Butt, that of Mrs Ann Foixwill of 24 Crown St, Soho.
Police News and The Late Railway Robberies ref. Daniel Garrett
Death of Benson Hill the Comedian.
Winning Horses at Doncaster.
The American Bark Marmora.
Nooks and Corners Of Old England: Charlecombe Church Near Bath.
M. Phillippe the Conjuror at The Strand Theatre .....He is certainly the King of necromancers, leaving even Herr Dobler far behind...... - approx. 176 words. sleekburnc.
Sadlers Wells. c.keenlyside.
Prospectus of The Holbeach And Peterborough Railway.
New Radnor Church.
Royal Agricultural Society Of Ireland - Meeting At Ballinasloe County Galway in Ireland. sleekburnc. 0410




This is an original but USED antique newspaper not a scan and not a later re-print. If there is a particular date you require in regards to this item eg. for a birthday or anniversary etc please ask. The Illustrated London News was a newspaper founded by Herbert Ingram with the first edition appearing on 14 May 1842. It was the world's first illustrated weekly newspaper.

Eight pages (16 sides). It measures 395 x 290 mm (15.5 x 11.25inches). The spine is loose with binding witness marks where once bound, there is age yellowing to the pages. The images are in black and white unless otherwise stated. Some of the pages may be loose, and have minor cuts tears and blemishes due to their great age - anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description. The engravings vary in size. Any watermarks on images are for display only and not on the original engravings. This item will be packaged in a tube unless otherwise requested.

PLEASE NOTE: I cannot guarantee that the issue is complete 'as published' - but what I have described above IS present. As far as I can tell there are no pages missing, but if you are looking for something in particular in this issue PLEASE ASK. If you require information on size of articles (i.e. number of words), sizes of images, please ask before bidding or buying. There are no colour images unless otherwise stated. The process of the page numbering in The ILN carry on from the previous issue therefore do not start at number 1. The four digit number in brackets in title is for my reference only.

The descriptive text in this listing, details the content in my words and not necessarily what is written on the original page."Info." in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text. This item will be packaged in a tube.


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Product Code 9710
Weight 0.3kg