Twelve pages (24 sides) from a weekly issue ofThis 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:
The Illustrated London News
The Illustrated London News
The Late storm at Dover (front Page)
The Isthmus of Suez Canal - full page of 3 drawings entitled: The Lake at Timshah In The Centre Of The Isthmus Of Suez - View Of Suez From The Coast of Asia - Oasis, South East of Pelusium.
The Australian Istanbul Steam Clipper - half page.
Harley House New Road, the residence of the Queen of Oude - near half page.
The Russian Coronation Ceremonies: The Emperor receiving bread and salt in St George's Hall - full page.
The Emperor receiving the congratulations of the ambassadors in the Salle de St Andre.
Tattersall's, from an original sketch - full page.
The Patent Elevator and Observatory.
Patrick Byrne the Irish Harper.
Tomb of the rev Lord Augustus Fitzclarence.
Exterior of Clothworker's Hall, Mincing Lane.
The New Free Trade Hall Manchester - half page.
Medals presented to the members of the Belgian free trade council.
The Grammar school ( the School of Sir Isaac Newton) at Grantham, restored.
The Rusian coronation - The Crowning of the Emperor in the cathedral of the assumption - full page (small tear to foot of this page, not affecting illustration - border only).
The count de Chreptowich, The new Russian Ambassador - from a photograph by John Watkins.
The Red Place, Moscow - near half page ( Red Square ).
The Bull Fight At Bayonne Before the Emperor and Empress of The French - full page (small tear to foot of this page, not affecting illustration - border only).
Edzell Castle Near Brechin.
Also articles (no engravings unless listed above). They include:
A Chance for London ( notes on proposals for improving ' The ugliest city in the world 'The Equinoctial gales at Dover
The new Government Offices
The Isthmus of Suez Canal
Residence of the Royal Family of Oude
Obituary : Lord De Freyne, Arthur French of Artagh in the county of Roscommon
The Royal Surrey gardens company
The New National magazine
Representation of Yarmouth
The School of Newton
The new free trade hall at manchester
Tattersalls - The corner
R W Emerson’s speech on Kansas
The Bull-fight at Bayonne
Dinner to Lord Panmure
Prorogation of Parliament
Scandinavia - Denmark and the Duchies
This is an original used newspaper 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 Ingramwith 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 “).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 but 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. "Info." in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text.
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