Twelve pages (24 sides) from a weekly issue of:
The Illustrated London News
The Illustrated London News
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:
Christmas Day in The Crimea - Dinner of Captain Browns Company, 57th Regiment, sketched by J. A. Crowe (front page)
Her Majesty The Empress of Russia - also front page
The British Army Post Office, Constantinople (full page) a couple of small holes to bottom border not affecting engraving.
Sketches in The Crimea - Alouchta, sketched by Willibald Richter - near half page.
The Crimea - Tchoufout Kaleh (near Bagtchesserai), near half page.
Palmers house Rugeley (small)
Recent Discoveries at Nineveh - The King Hunting Lions - A Libation - Driving Cattle (full page from the drawings by Mr. W. Boutcher).
The French Imperial Guard - Cavalry (full page).
The Late Rev. John Dudley Vicar of Sileby, Leicestershire, aged 93.
The Malvern Monster Beacon
The Malvern Monster Beacon from sketches near Madresfield - near half page.
New Aqueduct at Trieste - The Machine Rooms - Near half page.
New Aqueduct at Trieste - Present state of the works - near half page.
Supposed Position of The Meteor in The Heavens,- small sketch diagram.
The Meteor, as Seen over the Medina, Isle of Wight.
The Meteor as seen Near Corfe Castle, Wareham, Norfolk.
The right Hon. Lord Dynevor from The presentation Portrait, painted by J. Lucas.
The Music Room in The Pavilion , Brighton, - half page.
Sydney, Lady Morgan, Authoress of The Wild Irish Girl.
New Picture in the National Gallery - Christ Driving the Money Changers out of The Temple by Bassano - near half page.
Cups and Spoons presented Reive to Christs College, Cambridge by the Founders.
Words and Music to Oh Mistress Mine from Shakespeares Twelfth Night.
Chess by Mr W Grimshaw.
Ely Cathedral, Restored - The Choir (full page).
Ely Cathedral, Restored - The Octagon (full page).
Antiquities Found Near Head Quarters, Before Sebastopol.
Church of St. Vladimir, in a Russian Cemetery, French Extreme Left - near half page.
Items of news articles etc (no images unless listed above). They include:
The Queens Present to Miss Florence Nightingale
America - The Presidents Message
The Rugeley Tragedies and William Palmer.
Distribution of The Queens Medals to The Fremch Crimean Troops.
Charles Mackays New Poem.
The Water Supply.
Naval and Military Intelligence.
Obituary of Eminent Persons Recently Deceased including George Ferrars The Marquis Townshend of Raynham Norfolk, The Right Hon. Henry Goulburn of Betchworth House Woking Surrey, Mr. John Adams, Serjeant at Law of Ansty Hall Warwick, Rev. Dr. William Webb Master of Clare Hall College Cambridge
Adverts of the day and much more.
This is an original but USED Magazine not a scan and not a later re-print. if there is a particular date you require in regards to this item eg. For a Birthday or anniversary etc please ask.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.
The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only. It measures 365 x 260 mm (14.25 x 10.25 inches).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 carry on from the previous issue and therefore do not start at number 1. This item will be packaged in a tube unless otherwise requested. "Info.” in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text.