Product code: 3120 Wt. Range 310g
An original Victorian newspaper. Packaged Weight range 265g

The Illustrated London News SPREAD EAGEL INN EPSOM RACES Thomas Babington Macaulay GUISEPPE VERDI Highland Dwarfs Mackinlay ORIGINAL VICTORIAN NEWSPAPER


8 pages (16 sides) from a weekly issue of:

The Illustrated London News

DATED 1846

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

' Epsom Races - Outside the Spread Eagle Inn ' Front page showing a street scene

' Chess Problem by M. Brede '

' Mister Macaulay MP ' - Thomas Babington Macaulay MP for Calne

' St Bartholomews Chapel at Kingsland ' Sleekburnc.

' The New Laboratory at University College London ' engraving showing the students working

' FIne Arts - " King Alfred in the Swineherds Cottage " by Mister H. Warren '

' Fine Arts - " Richard II - Appeal to the Mob After the Death of Wat Tyler " by C. H. Weigall '

' Fatal Collision on the River Mersey - The Damage to the " Rambler "... ' small engraving

'Epsom Races 1846 - The Grandstand '

' Epsom Races - The Weighing Room ' engraving showing the jockeys being weighed

' Epsom - The Long Gallop or Exercising Ground ..'

' The New Entrance to the Grand Stand at Epsom '

' Air Balloon With Sail Furled '

' Air Balloon with Sail Unfurled '

' Guide Rope and Water Darg for Balloon '

' Kenilworth Priory ' small engraving

' Herr Christian Laurentz Kellerman The Celebrated Violoncellist '

' Signor Guiseppe Verdi - The Composer ' Sleekburnc.

' The Highland Dwarfs - Finlay - John - Mary Mackinlay ' in the full dress of the clan of Ross

' The Princess Theatre - Scene from the New Play of The King of the Commons '

' The Steine at Brighton - Opening of The Victoria Fountain '

' Madame Jourdain Discovers Her Husband at the Dinner Which he Gave to the Belle Marquise Miel and the Count Dorante - Painted by W. R. Frith '


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:

The Debate in the Peers with reference to Lord Stanley - The corn Bill - Sir Robert Peel - etc

Foreign Intelligence - France - Spain - Belgium - The Polish Insurrection

Imperial Parliament with reference to The Corn Importation Bill - Earl Fitzwilliam - Duke of Cleveland - The Division on The corn Bill

Police column includes Committal of the Self Accused Murderer and Thief Henry Norman

Calendar for the Week

Correspondents Column

Illustrated London News Editorial

Court and Haut Ton - The Birth of Another Princess

Metropolitan News

Country News includes Merthyr Tydfil Celebrates the wedding of Robert Thompson Crawshay Esq

The Budget

Accidents and offences - the Fatal Collision on the River Mersey of The Rambler and The Sea Nymph

Coal Pit Explosion at Swansea Sleekburnc.

Accident on The Stamford and peterborough Railway

Loss of Life on the South Eastern Railway between Pluckley and Headcorn

Mary Ann Lawless Committed for Attempting to Poison Her Husband and Three Other Persons

Fatal Affray With Poachers - A Gardner in the employ of Major C. F. Winteron of Fenwick Lodge Surrey

Launch of a Fine EastIindiaman at Cowes

Obituary of Eminent Persons Recently Deceased includes Samuel Viscount Hood of Whitley - Charlotte Julia Dowager Countess of Rothes - Francis Hildyard Esq Whose Death was Occasioned by a Fall From a Horse in St James's Park died at his chambers at Inner Temple

And More.  

The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only. It measures 365 x 260 mm (14.25 x 10.25 “).The spine is loose with binding witness marks where once bound, some pages are loose. There is some age yellowing with some spotting. Some pages may have minor cuts tears and blemishes due to their great age. The engravings vary in size. There are no outer advertising pages/cover unless otherwise stated.

The images are in black and white unless otherwise stated.Quotation or speech marks in the text signifies 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. 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 so if you are looking for something in particular in these pages PLEASE ASK. The process of the page numbering in The Illustrated London News issues are applied in a yearly sequence and therefore do not start at number 1. This item will be packaged in a tube unless otherwise requested.  

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Product Code 3120 Wt. Range 310g
Weight 0.3kg