1848 issue ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS (1330) Chester Holyhead Railway SALE AT STOWE Frederick Marryat

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The Illustrated London News was founded by Herbert Ingram. The first edition appeared on 14 May 1842 and was the first of its kind to feature engraved images illustrating news articles of the day. 

This is an original USED newspaper, not a scan and not a later re-print. If there is a particular date you require eg. for a birthday or anniversary etc. please ask.

This issue is for seven pages (14 sides)
……………………. Dated 1848 ……………………

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:

Yachting Off The Isle Of Wight - Drawn by Duncan - front page

Page devoted to the Chester And Holyhead Railway with four illustrations entitled: The General Station at Chester - Flint Castle - Holywell Station - Abergele Station.

The Launch Of a ship, The Blenheim, East Indiaman, 1600 Tons Burden, At Newcastle Upon Tyne.

The Late Captain Marryat RN.

Relics of The Battle Of Worcester, Exhibited In The Museum and At The Guildhall
Side and Front Of A Roman Fibula - Roman Fibula - Bronze Celt - Roman Fibula - Bronze Tweezers - Bronze Bell.

Two pages devoted to 'The Sale At Stowe
Celebrated Miniature portrait of Charles II by Cooper
Cocoa Nut Shell and Ostrich Egg
Chalices, Silver Mounted
Badge and Ribbon of The Order Of The Bath, Worn by Sir R Temple At The Coronation Of Charles II
Cup Of Crystal engraved and set with Amethysts
Vase Of Rock Crystal, Old Italian Style

Grand Parade at Berlin, In Honour Of The Vicar Of The Empire.
Cobra Di Capelo, At The Zoological Society's Garden, regent's Park
Elliott's Mungous or 'Egg breaker' (Mongoose) Reive At The Zoological Society's Garden, Regent's Park.
Grand Siege Operations at Chatham - one near half page and one half page illustration entitled individually: Constructing a Pontoon Bridge - Sappers And Miners Blowing Up Fire Barn.

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:

Italians, Germans and Slavonians
The War Medal
The Isle Of Wight Regatta
Chester and Holyhead Railway
The Blenheim East Indiaman
Captain Frederick Marryat Keenlyside
Annual Congress Of The British Archaeological Association (Worcester)
Arrest Of Armed Chartists in LondonIreland: The State Trials

Obituary of Eminent Persons:
Sir Nicholas Harris Nicolas - Sir James Roupell Colleton Of Colleton Hill Devon - Sir John Peter Grant, of Rothiemurchus - Sir Robert Chester of St John's Wood - Sir Griffin Wilson, Master in Chancery - Edward Baines Esq of Leeds miel

The Sale At Stowe
Chess by Mr E Williams
On Meteorology
House Of Lords
The Stae of Ireland
Grand Parade Of The Civic Guard At Berlin
The Cobra Di Capello
The Mangouste (mongoose)
Grand Siege Operations at Chatham. Sleekburnc.1908

The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only. It measures 365 x 260 mm (14.25 x 10.25inches).The spine is loose with binding witness marks, some pages are loose. There is some age yellowing with some spotting. 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. This item will be packaged in a tube.
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 is one page 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.
Condition Used
Weight 0.3kg