For Sale is the Illustrated London News for April 23, 1853. Edition No. 618. 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 the Engravings is Nice Bright and Clear. Age related Foxing Spots do appear throughout. And the Margins have been Trimmed to Tidy them up. Overall the Condition is Good.
1- Front Page Article is on "The Budget." 2- Hale's Rocket Factory at Rotherhithe. With Half page Engraving. 3- Naval and Military Intelligence. 4- Foreign and Colonial News. 5- Epitome of News - Foreign and Domestic. 6- National Sports. 7- Steeple-Chase Near Paris. 8- Half page Engraving of the "Grand Steeple-Chase between St. Cloud and Versailles. 9- Jamaica Copper-Mines. With Engraving. 10- Institutions for the Blind. With Engravings. 11- Corn Exchange, Hitchen. With Engraving. 12- Supply of Bristol with Water. With Engraving. 13- The Court. 14- Metropolitan News. 15- Half page Egraving of "Aukland, New Zealand. - From the New Wharf." 16- Port Natal. With Engraving showing "Pietermaritzburg, the Capital of Natal." 17- Exhibition of the new Society of Painters in Water-Colours. 18- Engraving showing "The Fatal Statue" Painted by W.H. Kearney. 19- Engraving showing "Dirk Hatteraick in the Cave." Painted by C.H. Weigall. 20- Imperial Parliament. 21- Chess : with problem No. 482. 22- Provincial Intelligence. 23- Testimonial to Mr. George Brown, Chairman of the North Wilts Protection Society. With Engraving. 24- Engraving of the Collegiate Institution, at Cuddesdon. 25- New Theological College in the Diocese of Oxford. 26- Memorials of Sir Isaac Newton. 27- Engraving of a Gold Watch presented to Sir Isaac Newton by Mrs. Conduit. 28- Depot of the Baltimore and Washington Railroad, at Washington, U.S. 29- Parliamentary Portraits, - Mr. Humphrey Brown, M.P. for Tewkesbury. 30- The Philharmonic Society. 31- The Theatre : The Royal Italian Opera, Drury-Lane, Olympic, Adelphi. 32- Monetary Transactions of the Week. 33- The Markets. 34- Bankrupts, Births, Deaths, Marriages. 35- Marble Statue of the King Consort of the Queen of Spain. With Engraving. 36- Presentation of Testimonials to Mr. Scholefield, M.P. With Engraving of a Ruby Crystal Cup Presented to Mr. Scholefield.