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The Illustrated London News
' Royal Palace Madrid - Arrival of Queen Christina ' a front page engraving. Info. Palacio Real de Madrid
' Bronze Statue of Mr Huskisson at Liverpool - by Gibson ' - info. sculptor John Gibson statue of William Huskisson
' Mr John Gibson the Sculptor ' an engraving of the man with his signature
' Palace of the Prince of Canino at Rome - The National Guard '
' The New Royal Exchange - The Merchants Walk, South West Angle ' view of a busy scene, men in tophats, messenger boy etc
' The Clearing House in Lombard Street ' another busy banking scene, a desk at the back of the room, tophats hanging from hooks etc on the wall, a large fire in the middle
' Numa in the Grotto of Egeria - Painting by the Late Mr Howard RA ' Sleekburn.
' Going to Church - Drawn by Bendeman ' village scene in South Germany
Chess Problem by Mr Horwitz
' Madame Vestris as "Marton" in the "Pride of the Market"..' info. Lucia Elizabeth Vestris was an English actress, contralto opera singer, theatre producer and manager
' Interior of the Lyceum Theatre After Decoration ' a view of the stage from behind, looking out onto the audience and boxes, a scene being played out
' Scene from The "Pride of the Market" at the Lyceum Theatre '
' New Helmet for the Heavy Dragoons '
' Walsall Church, After The Gas Explosion ' interior view of the damage
' The Britannia Steam Ship Leaving Boston USA ' a wonderful engraving showing the town and harbour in the background, the ship sailing through the ice, and crowds waving the ship off. The ship had become icebound in the harbour, a channel had to be cut for her through the thick ice.
' Aboo Mountain, in Bombay, India - The Horse Races ' - Mount Abu in the background with Nakki Lake, and the horses racing in the foreground.
The Liverpool Deputation - with mention of Sir Robert Peel - Lord John Russell - Mr W. Brown - Sir Charles Wood
Foreign and Colonial Intelligence
Parisiana (Paris) - with mention of Queen Christina of Spain - Princess de Lieven - Mr Bulwer - M. Reive - Baron Billing - M. Beauvallon - M. D'Ecquevilley etc.
Spain with mention of Queen Maria Christina and her daughter - Queen Isabella - General Roncall - Captain Burton - M. Loigorri - etc.
The netherlands (incomplete)
The Huskisson Statue
Gibson the Sculptor
Illustrated London News Editorial
Court and Haut Ton - Royal and High Society Comings and Goings
Metropolitan News - The Financial Crisis - City of London Registration
Births and Deaths in the Metropolis
Naval And Military Intelligence
Accidents and Offences:
Suicide of a Clergyman near Liverpol, Rector of Haslingeden Rev. W. Gray
The Destruction of Chartley hall the Seat of the Earl of Ferrers
Forged Railway Scrip
Privation of Bonnet Makers at the Feathers Tavern, Walworth into the Death of Ann Gallagher of 10 Burton St.
Lamentable Accident from Fire Arms in the Family of Alfred Power Esq of Dublin
Committal of Two Coal Masters for Robbery
Highway Robbery and Suspected Murder in Westminster
Attempt to Rob and Murder a Young Lady by a man named James Venn a Returned Convict; lady named Ann Loosemore who was attacked in the lanes between Knowle and Bedminster, Bristol.
Suicide of a Man of Colour, William Douglas a Cooper of 17 Clement's Lane, Strand
Man Run Over by a Railway Train, John Birtwistle an inmate of The Blackburn Workhouse
Artful Swindling at Manchester, Charles Walter Fitzclarence
Woman Murdered at Gravesend by William Wilson of New Court, West Street, of his wife.
Horrible Death of a Boy, son of Joseph Woodcock a collier
Sir Robert Peel at Liverpool
Deaths, Dowager Lady Waterpark, Major General Thomas Phipps Howard, Mr Cottingham the Architect (short announcements)
The New Post Office, Nottingham
Accident on the Brighton Railway at theKeymer Branch Junction
Another Irish Murder, Thomas Hanly at Castle Otway
Latest From Spain - Queen Christina and her husband M. Munoz
Merchants at The Exchange - The new Royal Exchange
The Clearing House
Canto IV Numa in the Grotto of Egria
Going To Church - verse to accompany the drawing by Bendeman
Song of the Sonderbund - four verses
Scotland: Melancholy Accident at Edinburgh of Mr Wilson a dentist, of Young Street, Edinburgh - - - Poisoning at Glasgow, a man named Keenan of hunter St dies.
Sharks at Guernsey off the St Sampsons Harbour
Ascent of Mr Green the Aeronaut at Brussels
Harvest in Belgium
Gentleman of Property Committed for Felony, Mr William Tongue of Comberford Hall, Tamworth
Violent Assault at Whitecross Street, London
System of Plunder by a Shopwoman Anne Simmons at Messrs Marshall and Co. In Vere Street, Oxford St
Ingenious Tricks of Swindlers, Charlotte M'Gee
The Commercial Crisis and The Bill Swindlers
Apollo's Last Visit to Parnassus - A Very Irregular Ode by E.B.E.N.
Explosion of Gas in Walsall Church
New Helmet of the Heavy Dragoons
Loss of Life in Hungary, at Koman
Monetary Transactions of the Week From - Our City Correspondent
The Monetary Currency by John holland
The Repeal Association with mention of Mr Scully - Mr J. O'Connell.
>State of the Country Keenlyside
Murder in the County of Longford, of Timothy Reynolds a Labourer of Fardromin
The London Gazette - War Office Appointments - - Bankrupts- Birth Mariages Deaths
The Britannia Steam Ship in USA and Newfoundland
The Races in Bombay (Abu). sleekburnc. 2310
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 a little 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 my descriptive 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 is one page missing so if you are looking for something in particular in these pages PLEASE ASK. If you require information on size of articles (i.e. number of words), sizes of images, please ask before bidding or buying. 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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