For Sale is the Illustrated London News for April 9th, 1853. Edition No. 616. This Issue has 8 Pages, 16 Sides, it was taken from a Bound Volume and therefore has the Binding Holes showing.
Condition of the Text and Engravings is good, with Age related Foxing Spots appearing every so often throughout.
1- Front Page Article called "The Education of the People." 2- Total Destruction of the "Duke of Sutherland"" Steamer, at Aberdeen. With Engraving. 3- Foreign and Colonial News. 4- Obituary of Eminent Persons. 5- Provincial Intelligence. 6- Mr. Ellis, The Industrial and Ragged School Teacher. With Engraving. 7- New Zealand.- Native Church at Otaki.- Christchurch, Canterbury Colony. With Engraving. 8- The Burmese War. With Engravings showing : Elephant Brigade, at Moulmein, and the Proclamation at Prome of the Association of Pegu. 9- The Revenue. 10- The Court. 11- Metropolitan News. 12- The Theatres : Royal Italian Opera, St. James's, Haymarket, Sadler's Wells, Strand. 13- Philharmonic Society. 14- The Musical UNion. 15- Musical Events. 16- Exhibition of the Society of British Artists. With Engravings. 17- National Institution of the Fine Arts. 18- Half Page Engraving "A Wiltshire Cottager's Fireside." Painted by Alfred Provis. - From the Portland Gallery Exhibition. 19- Half Page Engraving "May-Day." Painted by J.J. Hill. -From the Society of British Artists' Exhibition. 20- Half Page Engraving "A Spanish Landscape and Figures." Painted by John Gilbert,- From the British Institution Exhibition. 21- Engraving "Lytham Common, Lancashire." Painted by R. Ansdell,- From the British Institution Exhibition. 22- Imperial Parliament. - House of Lords, and House of Commons. 23- Law and Police Intelligence. 24- Chess : with Problem No. 480. 25- Epitome of News - Foreign and Domestic. 26- School of Oriental Languages, at Paris. 27- Slavery in the United States. 28- The Holy Places. 29- Silver Cup Presented to the Rev. Mr. Keane. With Engraving. 30- Portrait of Mr. Benjamin Oliveira, M.P. for Pontefract. 31- Engraving showing "Tercentenary of King Edward VI. Grammar-School, Bromsgrove. - The Procession to the Church. 32- National Sports. 33- Monetary Transactions of the Week. 34- The Markets. 35- Colliery Explosion at Wigan. With Engraving. 36- Princess Theatre. - "Marco Spada." with Engraving. 37- Antiquities Discovered at Woolwich. Roman Vases found.