For Sale is the Illustrated London News for March 5th 1853. Edition No. 611. This Issue Contains 8 Pages, 16 Sides, it has been taken from a Bound Volume therefore has the Binding Holes showing.
Condition of the Text and the Engravings is Good, not Faded at all. Red London News Stamp appears on one Page. and some age related Spots and Marks, but generally the Condition is Good.
1- Front page Article "Diminution of Pauperism. Social Welfare." 2- Verse - "St. David's Day." By T.K. Hervey. 3- Half page Engraving "St.David's Day (March1). By George Thomas. 4- Foreign and Colonial News. - France. Italy. America. Turkey & Montenegro. Prussia. Austria. Cape of Good Hope. The War in Ava. 5- Central Criminal Court. 6- Obituary of Eminent Persons. a- Georgiana, Duchess Dowager of Bedford. b- Lady Doherty. c- Charles Kavanagh. Esq. d- Lieut.-General Sir William Sampson Whish, K.C.B., of the Bengal Artillery. e- Lieut.-General Sir Andrew Pilkington, K.C.B., Colonel of the 20th Regiment of Foot 7- Church, Universities, etc 8- A Burmese Stockade. With Engraving. 9- The Late Framjee Cowasjee, Esq., of Bombay. With Engraving. 10- Burning of the Ship "British Merchant." With Engraving. 11- The Aberdeen Clipper "Cairngorm." With a Half Page Engraving. 12- Presentation of Plate to Captain Patey, R.N. With Engraving of Plate. 13- Parliamentary Portraits. - Mr. Robert Lowe, M.P. for Kidderminster. 14- The Court. 15- Provincial Intelligence. 16- Music. 17- The Theatres. - Drury-Lane. Olympic. 18- Metropolitan News. 19- Exhibition of the British Institution. 20- Engraving showing "The Hall." Painted by George Lance. 21- Engraving showing "A Fix - Black to Move." Painted by W. Hemsley. 22- Engraving showing "The Out-House." Painted by George Lance. 23- Engraving showing "The Wind Freshening." Painted by S.D. Jackson. 24- American Industrial Exhibition. 25- Imperial Parliament. 26- Railway Intelligence. 27- National Sports. Tattersalls. 28- Chess,- with Problem No. 475. 29- Epitome of News - Foreign and Domestic. 30- Paris Fashions for March. 31- The Fancourt testimonial. 32- Engraving showing the "Testimonial presented to Colonel Fancourt, K.H." 33- Mr. Frith R.A. 34- The Brownlow Testimonial. 35- Engraving showing the "Testimonial presented with the Address to Earl Brownlow." 36- St. James's Theatre. - M. Ravel. 37- Curling in Lancashire.-"Great Match between the Liverpool & Manchester Clubs." 38- Engraving showing "Curling, at Croxteth Hall." 39- Monetary Transactions of the Week. 40- The Markets. 41- Bankrupts. Births. Deaths. Marriages. 42- Total Destruction of St. George's Church, Doncaster, by Fire. 43- Engraving showing "Remains of St. George's Church, Doncaster, Burnt on Monday Last." 44- Old Houses in Chancery-Lane. With Engraving.