1862 ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS Turkish Baths Jermyn St. CIVIL WAR AMERICA Yacht of Viceroy Egypt (6511)

An original Victorian newspaper. Packaged Weight range 265g

Eleven pages ( 22 sides) from a weekly issue of

The Illustrated London News

DATED 1862

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:


' The yacht of the Viceroy of Egypt - The Faid Gihaad '

' The Turkish Baths in Jermyn Street London – The Meshlakh or Cooling Room '

' Jermyn Street – The Hararah or Hot Chamber at the Turkish Baths '

' A Banquet on Board the Faid Gihaad the Viceroy of Egypt's Yacht '

' Coroner for Central Middlesex - Dr Lankester '

' The Sphinx – From a Painting by Frank Dillon ' near full page – info. Great Sphinx of Giza, Egypt – there is a brown mark to top corner of engraving and a spot of brown foxing to middle of engraving

' The Nun Scene from Robert Le Diable at Her Majesty's Theatre ' full page print from engraving

The Civil War in America: Keenlyside ©

' Richmond Virginia USA – The High Street from a Sketch by Eyre Crowe'

' Off Fort Pillow on the Mississippi – The Federal Flotilla '

' St. Charles on the White River, Arkansas – Colonel Fitch and The 46th Indiana Volunteers Taking at the Point of the Bayonet the Confederate Battery of Fort ' - The American Civil War

' On the Mississippi River - The Engagement off Fort Pillow Between Federal And Confederate Gun Boats ' this page is from a previous issue

' International Exhibition – View of the Picture Gallery ' full page engraving showing many paintings, fashionable Victorian men and women, etc – aka Great London Exposition - a world's fair – this doble page is from a previous issue

' Bohemian Glass by Harrach and Hofmann in the Austrian Court '

' The Norwich Gates by Barnard, Bishop, and Barnard '

Full page – this page is from a previous issue


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:

Distress in the Cotton Industry aka Cheshire Lancashire Cotton Famine or Cotton Panic – with mention of: The Union of Ashton-under-Lyne – The Burnley Union – The Haslingdon Union – The Union of Oldham – The Preston Union – The Stockport union – Meeting at Bridgewater House ( London Home of Lord Ellesmere ) - etc

Foreign and Colonial News includes:

France – with mention of: Princess Clotilde wife of Prince Napoleon – The Moniteur (newspaper) – Comte de Morny – M. Miel – General Forey

Itlay - with mention of Signor Petrucelli – General Durando – General Sonnaz – T.Reive

Austria with mention of Count Crenneville of Transylvania –

Prussia – with mention of Grand Duke Constantine of Poland – General Luders – Kebik Remich – Dr LAgenbeck –

America – Belligerant Operations with mention of General Burnside – Harrison's Landing – President Lincoln – General M'Clellan – White Oak Swamp and The Confederates – General MAgruder – General Jackson – Captain Wilkes Appointed to Command The James River Flotilla – British Steamer Modern Greece – Wilmington North Carolina – Murfreesborough

America – Washington: With mention of General Scott – The Treasury Note Bill

America - The Northern States: With mention of Common Council of Buffalo – Mayor of New York

India – with mention of Dost Mohammed and The Heratees – The Ship James Pilkington


Country News includes:

the Fete in Aid of the Great Western Railway Widow and Orphan Fund at Englefield Park

Laying Foundation Stone of the Roman Catholic university at Drumcondra near Dublin

Annual Congress of the Archaeological Institution of Gtreat Britain at Guildhall, Worcester with mention of Lord Lyttelton – Lord Talbot de Malahide – Lord Neaves – Right Hon. Sir J. Pakington MP – Sir T. E. Winnington MP – Sir E. A. H. Lechmere – Sir Charles Hastings MD

Reigistered Letters at the Post Office

Public Income and Expenditure

The Church And Universities

Discovery of Continuation of the Coalfield onthe Coton Park Estate near Gresley Station of Leicester and Burton Railway

Metropolitan News includes:

Meeting at Bridgewater house on the Lancashire and Cheshire Cotton Distress – with mention of: Lord Derby – Lord Ellesmere – Lord Egerton of Tatton

The Thames Embankment Committee – with mention of Lord St Germans - Lord Stratford de Redcliffe – Viscount de Vesci – Lord Powis – Lord Longford – Mister Hope Scott QC – Serjeant Wrangham

The Chess Congress

Richmond Virginia

Parliament – with mention of Mr S. Fitzgerald an dBritish Interests at New Orleans – TheThames Embankment - - Sir G. Grey - - Distress in the Manufacturing Districts and Mr Villiers - - Metropolitan Turnpikes - - Mr White - - The Treaty with Belgium and Mr W. Forster - - Union Relief aid Bill - - Lord Stanley

The Bonaparte Family Register

Naval And Military Intelligence:

War Office Appointments – List of Names

Captain Henry Hart of Newcastle of the Brtitish Ship Achilles Presented with Gold Chronometer from the United States Government for a Rescue off The US Ship Mastiff

Numerous Party of 200 Tinme Expired and Invalid Troops Arrive at Chatham on Troopship Vittoria

The Volunteer Movement

Monetary Transactions of the Week

The London Gazette – Bankrupts

The Court – Royal Comings and Goings

Church and Universities – Preferments and Appointments - - - Universities and Public Schools

The Civil War in America – "From Our Special Correspondent dated Mississippi Flotilla, near Fort Pillow 75 Mile from Memphis ..."

Country News: SleekburnC.

Park at Barnsley Given by Mrs Joseph Locke – short apprx 50 wds

French Poulterer at Southampton Named Lereculy – apprx 70 wds

The North of England Archery Meeting at York – approx 80 words

Case of Exhumation of Bodies by the Sexton of the Wardsend Cemetery near Sheffield with mention of Robert Dixon

This page, and the articles, has a pink tinge to it, probably chalk. It is also from an earlier issue

Monetary Transactions of the Week

Obituary of eminent Persons:

The Right Hon. Sir Gamel Augustus Pennington, Lord Muncaster died at Castellamare near Naples – with coat of arms engraved

Sir Lancelot Charles Lee Brenton - With coat of arms engraved

Sir John Hay of Park, County Wigtoun died at Edinburgh – With coat of arms <

Pink tinge to page

An Old Pilot Named Trementin and The Senior on the Lise of Ensegnes de Vaisseau died at Isle de Bas

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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 and Mark Lemon, the Editor of Punch, 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 “).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. Three of the pages are from earlier issues, two of them have a pink hue or tinge to them, this was probably from chalk colouring in of another engraving which transfered onto the pages 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 pagePLEASE 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 unless otherwise requested. PLEASE ALSO NOTE that the paper banners, or mastheads vary, and the scan shown is only a representative sample. "Info.” in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text.

Weight 0.3kg
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