1850 ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS Montreal Canada BERMONDSEY Bakewell Telegraph (6540)

Product code: 6540
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7 pages ( 14 sides) from a weekly issue of:

The Illustrated London News

DATED 1850

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:

Carriage for his Highness Said Pacha

The Emperor of Russia's Steam Yacht Peterhoff - small half page (hp)

Provincial Industrial Exhibition of Canada, Held at Montreal: The North Hall - hp

Montreal: The South Hall - hp

Montreal: Paying the Workmen

The Sash Bar Machine for the Great Exhibition Building in Hyde Park- hp

Silver candelabra for the crown prince of Sweden - Small hp

Woodcock shooting - hp (from a drawing by H Weir )

Herd of reindeer in the gardens of the Zoological Society Regents Park - small hp

Winter exhibition of Modern British Art - Pilot boat going out - Painted by E Duncan - hp.

Ruins of the Great fire at Bermondsey - small hp sleekburnc.

Bakewell's Copying Electric Telegraph.

Sketch and Autograph Copied by Bakewell's Electric Telegraph

M. Jullien's concert at Drury Lane Theatre: The Corps de Tambour - hp.

Sketch from the new drama Jessie Gray at the Adelphi Theatre


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 Papal Vindication

The West Indies

Total Loss of the Emperors Steam Yacht

India and China

Obituary of Eminent Persons :

Sir Lumley Skeffington of Skeffington hall Leinster

Alexander Raphael of Surbiton

Sir Phineas Riall of Paris

The Countess of Balcarres and Crawford of Haigh hall near Wigan Lancs.

North Surrey District School, Penge, near Norwood

Great Industrial Exhibition of 1851

The Court at Windsor Castle - Royal Comings and Goings.

Oriental Diorama

Woodcock Shooting


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. No colour images unless otherwise stated.

Quotation/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.This item will be packaged in a tube unless otherwise requested.

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Weight 0.3kg
Product Code 6540