For Sale is the Illustrated London News April 2nd 1853. Edition No. 615. This issue contains 8 Pages,16 Sides, it has been taken from a Bound Volume so therefore has the Binding Holes showing.
Condition of the Text and Engravings Good, with very little Foxing Spots. One page has the Red London News Stamp in the bottom Corner.
1- Front page Article called "England and Russia." 2- Cleopatra's Needles. 3- Engraving showing "Cleopatra's Needles. - Alexandria." 4- Naval and Military Intelligence. 5- Obituary of Eminent Persons. : a- The Duke of Padua. b- General Sir Robert Barton, K.C.H. c- Sir John Campbell., Bart. d- The Chevalier Kestner, M.R. e- The Venerable Archdeacon Hill. f- Archibald William Blane, Esq. 6- Foreign and Colonial News.- France. Louis Napoleon and the London Merchants. Germany. America. Morocco. Turkey. Russia. Greece. Spain. Italy.India and China. Australia. 7- The Ball of the Legislative Body to the Emperor and Empress of the French. 8- Half Page Engraving showing the "Reception of the Emperor and Empress of the French by the Legislative Body." 9- Half page Engraving showing the "Grand Ball of the Legislative Body to the Emperor and Empress of the French.- The Salle Des Pas Perdus." 10- The Australian Royal Mail Steam-Ship, "Sydney." 11- Engraving of the Royal Mail Steam-Ship "Sydney." 12- The Ham Fair at Paris. 13- Half Page Engraving showing the "Easter Ham Fair, at Paris." 14- The Court. 15- Metropolitan News. 16- National Sports, - Tattersalls. 17- Testimonial Dinner to Sir George Grey. 18- Half Page Engraving of the "Testimonial Dinner to Sir George Grey, at Alnwick. 19- Church of the Holy Sepulchre. 20- Engraving showing "Shrine of the Holy Sepulchre, at Jerusalem. - From "Views in Palestine, Egypt, Etc.," By David Roberts, R.A. 21- Engraving showing "Lower Arcade of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. - From Photographs of the Monuments of Egypt, Nubia, and Syria." 22- Chess,- with Problem No. 479. 23- Provincial Intelligence. 24- Epitome of News - Foreign and Domestic. 25- The Theatres. - The Royal Italian Opera. Drury-Lane. Adelphi. Princess'. Lyceum. Olympic. Haymarket. Astlet's. Surrey. 26- Music, - Notes of the Week. 27- Exhibition of the Society of British Artists. 28- Engraving showing the Painting "Rustics." Painted by C. Baxter. 29- Engraving of the Painting "Recollections of the Devonshire Coast near Lynmouth." Painted by W. West. 30- British Museum. 31- Mr. Burford's Panorama of Granada and the Alhambra. With Engraving. 32- The "Air-Walker" at Drury-Lane Theatre. 33- Engraving showing "Feat of Mr. Sands, The "Air-Walker," at Drury-Lane Theatre." 34- Bankrupts. Births. Deaths. Marriages. 35- The Markets. 36- Monetary Transactions of the Week. 37- Photography. 38- The Kaffir War. 39- Death of a Canadian Indian , Aged 115. 40- Plate Presented to Sir Harry Smith. With Engraving.