1886 ILLUSTRATED SPORTING & DRAMATIC NEWS PAPER Marie Tempest Actress THEATRE Hunts 30 Jan (4360)

Product code: 4360 (Wt. 248g)
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Original Victorian illustrated magazine featuring weekly reports on the theatre, music hall, sport, racing coursing, athletics. Marie Tempest the Victorian actress on front cover. Plus much more.

Victorian Society Newspaper THE ILLUSTRATED SPORTING & DRAMATIC NEWS Date 30 Jan 1886



Original Weekly Newspaper

This is an original USED newspaper not a scan and not a later re-print.

A publication similar to The Illustrated London News, The ILLUSTRATED SPORTING & DRAMATIC NEWS was a wonderful insight into theatre and stage, music hall, sport, hunting, and other activities of the day. Including critics columns on theatre, book etc. An engraving of Marie Tempest the Victorian actress features on the front cover. Plus other engravings and interesting columns of news items  etc.

Fourteen pages (28 sides) including a double page art supplement featuring a picture by the artist Carl Schweininger (blank on reverse). The paper measures 395 x 285 mm (15.5 x 11.25inches) and is in good condition. Some of the pages are loose with a few blemishes due to their great. There are binding witness marks to the spine; see scans. The engravings vary in size. There are no outer advertising pages/cover unless otherwise stated. The images are NOT in colour unless otherwise stated.

PLEASE NOTE: I can't 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 this issue PLEASE ASK. If you require information on size of articles (i.e. number of words), sizes of images, please ask before bidding or buying. The process of the page numbering in The Sporting & Dramatic issues carry on from the previous issue therefore do not start at number 1. This item will be packaged in a tube. Customers in USA be aware that the Royal Mail have substantially increased (upto 49% IN SOME CASES) the price of mail to the US after changes to US postal rates because of the combination of COVID-19 international flight restrictions and changes in US policies on postal rates for incoming mail. The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only.

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Product Code 4360 (Wt. 248g)
Weight 0.248kg