1852 ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS (0550) Susquehanna Rail USA; David Boswell Reid

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The Illustrated London News was a magazine founded by Herbert Ingram,

With the first edition of the Illustrated London News appearing on 14 May 1842.


Twelve (24 sides) pages from a weekly issue of:

The Illustrated London News

……………………. DATED 1852……………………

There is damage to the very edge of the right hand side of every page - only slightly affecting the border.

' Sir Fitzroy Kelly The Solicitor General ' front page

' Sir Frederick Thesiger The Attorney General ' front page (some light staining to this front page)

' A Waggon Ascending the Uncommoss Hill at Natal '

' Fort Grey Between King Williams Town and Buffalo Mouth '

' The Late Marshal Marmont - An Imperial Marshal of Napoleon Bonaparte '

' Mougunbhoy Kumemchund The Banker Miel of Ahmedabad ' also spelt Muggunbhoy Sleekburnc.

' Monumental Tablet to Leiut. Col. Davis at Kingham Church near Chipping Norton '

' Railroad on the Frozen Susquehanna in the State of Maryland '

' Dr David Boswell Reid MD FRSE of Edinburgh '

Art - ' Music painted by J. Sant '

' A Boar Hunt in England - Olden Time - Painted by J. Linnell - near half page'

' The Right Hon. The Earl of Eglinton the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland '

' The New Palais de Justice at Nantes ' - near half page

Chess Problem

' Mister Alberts Smith 's Ascent of Mont Blanc ... ' - near half page

' Jottings in the Railway Station by Angus B. Reach '

' John Braham ' famous tenor opera singer

' Scene from Balfe's new Opera of "The Sicilian Bride" at Drury Lane ' -near half page with tear affecting illustration - repairable, no paper missing

' The Right Hon. The Earl of Malmesbury - The Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs ' - info James Howard Harris

' Memorial column and Statue of Richard Lander Just Erected at Truro ' - info Lemon Street

' Malmesbury Abbey '

Supplement - no illustrations.

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: 

Ministerial Challenge to the Country with reference to Lord Derby - Mr Disraeli

Foreign and Colonial News includes France - German States - United States - The River Plate - West Indies - India - China

The Australian Colonies - Transportation

Naval and Military Intelligence with ref. to The Marine Society - Rifle Cannon at Woolwich - Practice with The Minie Rifles

Mutiny and Massacre on Board Two British Ships - The Barque Victory property of Messrs Cook and Wilson of Bermondsey Commanded By Mr William Lennox Mullens Over-run by Coolies - - - The Herald captained by Mr Lawson taken over by Manilla men after leaving Shanghai

The Loss of the " Amazon " and the Amazon Fund

Completion of the Grimsby Docks

Illustrated London News Editorial 

Court and Haut Ton at Osborne - Royal comings and Goings

Imperial Parliament with reference to National System of Education in Ireland - - - Ventilation of the House - - - Perforation of Postage Stamps - - - Ribbon Outrages in Ireland - - - Manchester and Salford Education Bill - - -criminal Lunatics - - - Outrage of a British Officer Abroad by Austrians, an officer cut down at Leghorn ( Livorno ) Tuscany

Metropolitan News includes Grocers and Tea dealers benevolent protection Society - - - City of London Hospital for Diseases of the Chest - - - Huntsworth Mews, George Street and Lisson Grove Ragged Schools - - - St Thomas Charter House Schools - - - Singular Accident at The Foreign Office Downing Street - - - Births and Deaths 

Obituary of Eminent Persons Recently Deceased includes Elizabeth Rebecca The Dowager Marchioness of Thomond - - - Lady Jane Dalrymple Hamilton - - - Charles Thorold Wood Esq of South Thoresby Lincolnshire

Epitome of News Foreign and Domestic - Snippets of News

Mster Albert Smith 's Ascent of Mont Blanc

John Braham Opera Singer

Election Intelligence

The London Gazette - War Office and Appointments - - Bankrupts

The Markets

Richard Lander The African Discoverer Sleekburnc.

Supplement - Large article about government policy

Large article on The Stereoscope

Dr Reids plans for lighting the new House of Commons Sleekburnc.2003

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

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.

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