For Sale is the Illustrated London News for June 11th 1853. Edition No. 627. This Issue contains 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, Age Releated Foxing Spots appear on some Pages. Otherwise Issue is Bright and Clear. Spine has been Strengthened with Filmoplast Tape.
1- Front page shows the Article "Curiosities of the Census." : (A Census into the Population of Great Britain.) 2- Committees on Projected Railways. With Engraving. 3- Foreign and Colonial News, - France, America, Jamaica. 4- Threatened Hostilities between Turkey and Russia. 5- Imperial Parliament, - House of Commons, House of Lords. 6- Obituary of Eminent Persons. - Henry-George-Francis, Earl Ducie. General Lord Dacre. Sir Charles Abraham Elton, Bart. Vice-Admiral Sir Francis Mason. Lieutenant-Colonel Francis Fuller. 7- The Duke of Genoa. With Engraving. 8- Camp of Satory, near Versailles. With Half Page Engraving. 9- Friern Manor Dairy Farm. With Engraving of the Great Meadow, and the Cow-Shed. 10- The Court. 11- Latest Intelligence, - The Turkish Difficulty. 12- Metropolitan News. 13- Epitome of News Foreign and Domestic. 14- The Oxford Installation. - With Engraving of the Right Hon. The Earl of Derby, in His Robes as Chancellor of the University of Oxford. 15- Half Page Engraving showing the installation Procession Passing the Taylor Institution Oxford. 16- Half Page Engraving showing the New Doctors of Civil Law, at Oxford. 17- Engraving showing the Quadrangle of Worcester College.- The Earl of Derby's Lodgings. 18- Works of the Old Masters, - Annual Exhibition of Works of Ancient Masters and Recently Deceased Artists. 19- Working-Men's Lectures. 20- The Colonial Choral Union. 21- The Theatres, - Royal Italian Opera, St. James's, Haymarket, Drury-Lane. 22- The Camp at Chobham. 23- Chess,- With Problem No. 488. 24- National Sports. - Ascot-Heath Races. 25- Royal Thames Yacht-Club Schooner Match. 26- Remains of Old Shelton Hall, the Birth-place of Elijah Fenton, the Poet. 27- Great Fire at the Gutta Percha Company's Works. With Engraving. 28- Royal Confirmation. - the confirmation of the Count de Paris. With Engraving. 29- The New Chamberlain of the City of London. - Sir John Key. With Engraving. 30- Opening of the Portland Suspension-Bridge, Glasgow. With Engraving. 31- Monetary Transactions of the Week. 32- The Markets. 33- Bankrupts, Births, Deaths, Marriages. 34- Explosion of the "Times" Steamer, at Dublin. With Engraving. 35- Ascot Races, Prize Plate. Engravings showing Three of the Ascot Prizes. The Emperor's Vase, The Royal Hunt Cup, Her Majesty's Vase.