1871 ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS Scott Centenary Lasswade OBERAMMERGAU Dunblane (4661)

Product code: 4661 (Wt. 245g)
An original Victorian newspaper. Packaged Weight range 265g
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Ten pages (20 sides) from a weekly issue of:
The Illustrated London News
DATED 1871
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 Scott Centenary – Lasswade - front page engraving – showing a cottage where Sir Walter Scott lived, in the Lothian region of Scotland

Ashestiel - front page engraving – showing a house at Ashiestiel where Sir Walter Scott lived, on the River Tweed, in the Scottish Borders of Scotland

Dean of St Paul's - The Late Rev. H. L. Mansel D.D. 

Scott Centenary – Exhibition of Portraits and Relics at Edinburgh

Scott Centenary – A Dream of the Waverley Novels - a full page print from engraving on a full page

Dunblane Station - a gathering of railway travellers etc on the platform – full page print from engraving

Oberammergau in Bavaria - The Passion Play - a double page engraving from a drawing or picture by M. W. Ridley and Engraved by Swain.

Oberammergau – The Audience at the Passion Play - full page engraving drawn by M. W. Ridley.

Chess Problem by Mister F. H. Bennett.

Edinburgh – The British Association at the Great hall of the Parliament house - full page print from engraving

The International Exhibition – Porcelain by Minton and Co. - half page print from engraving

Bijapur in India – the Tomb of Mohammed Adil Chah ' half page engraving - Adil Shahi – from material supplied by Rev. Arthur Polehampton Chaplain in the Indian Government Service

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:

Foreign and Colonial News - France and the Court Martial for Trial for Partisans of the Commune - with mention of Fere – M. Dupont de Brissac – Commandant Gaveaux - Miel – M. Thiers – Felix Pyat – Lissagray – and others

The Church Preferments and Appointments List

Universities and Public Schools

The Illustrated London News Editorial

Births Marriages and Deaths

The Weather with Results of Meteorological Observations at Kew

National Sports

The Farm

Scientific Results of the Month – with mention of Sir William Thomson's Origin of Life on the Globe - - Mr Crookes and Gravity of Bodies and Pshycic Force - - The Sutlej Bridge in India - - Mr F. C. Wilkinson

Wills and Bequests:

The Right Hon. Henry Flower of Castle Durrow in Co. Kelkenny

The Right Rev. Henry Constantine Huxtable Bishop of Mauritius

Colonel Frederick William Mann died at his residence De Beauvoir, Guernsey

Weekly Return of Births and Deaths – Nunmbers of deaths in the cities per 1000 with Newcastle on Tyne being the worst. Slos lists of numbers of deaths from various diseases, smallpox, diarrhoea etc

Parliament – with mention of Mr Candlish – Mr Cavendish Bentinck – Mr Disraeli – Mr Gladstone – Army Regulation Bill – Prince Arthur's Annuity Bill – Lord Morley – Sir T. Bazley – Sir C. Adderley – Lord Henry Lennox – Mr Shaw Lefevre – Mr Childers – Mr Cardwell

Music with mention of M. Riviere – Mlle Rosetti – Mr Aynsley Cook – Mr Bentham – Mlle Titiens - Reive – Carl Tanzig – etc

The Theatres- with mention of Mr Kean – Mr W. M'Intyre – Mr W. S. Gilbert – Lieutenant Poore RM HMS Galatea – etc

Law and Police with mention of: Miss Scowler Brought about a Breach of Promise Action against Mr Addison of Wimblington, Cambridgeshire

A Nest of Jewish Gamblers Routed From a House in Three Tun Alley, Spitalfields, Lewis Solomons, and a man named Parsley

Sarah Chamberlayne Charged with Purchasing GTlass Globes and Chimneys Knowing Them to Be Stolen, from John Samwells Aged nine and William MArthur, fro Mr George Houghton Glass Manufacturer

Edwards Roberts a Gardener of Witney in Oxfordshire Sent to Gaol for Attempting to Murder Young Woman named Ann Meyrick with an Axe

Charlotte Fisher for Attemped Murder of Her Employers at Great Ellingham Norfolk – short apprx 20 words

George Ellis for the Murder of His Wife, near Manchester

Henry Todd Naylor - Bankrupt

Man called Bourke set upon on the road from New Pallas to Cappermore

Full page of adverts

The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only.

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. 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. The images are in black and white unless otherwise stated. Some of the pages may be loose, and have minor cuts tears and blemishes due to their great age. The engravings vary in size. This item will be packaged in a tube unless otherwise requested.

Quotation or 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 are two 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.

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Product Code 4661 (Wt. 245g)
Weight 0.245kg