For Sale is the Illustrated London News for June 21st 1851. Edition No. 495. Issue contains 8 pages, 16 sides, it has been taken from a Bound Volume and therefore has the Binding holes showing.
Condition of the Text and Engravings is Good. One or two Foxing Spots beginning to show, but not a lot. London News Red Stamp appears on a page inside. Top of Front page has been Trimmed to Tidy it, and Spine Strengthened with Filmoplast Tape.
1- Front page Article "Reform of the Custom-House." 2- Engraving showing "Her Majesty's Costume Ball." with Costumes worn by The Countess of Granville. His Royal Highness Prince Albert. Her Majesty the Queen. The Duke of Wellington. The Duche of Roxburgh. 3- Church, Universities, &Co. 4- Foreign and Colonial News. - France. United States. Italy. West Indies. India. 5- Society for the Propogation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts. 6- Imperial Parliament. 7- The War in Kaffirland. 8- Engraving "The War in Kaffirland.- Destruction of Stock's Kraal, on the Keiskamma River." 9- St. Andrew's, Launceston, Tasmania. 10- Cleopatra's Needle. With Engraving. 11- Grand Military Music Festival. 12- Half page Engraving showing the "Grand Musical Festival and Fancy Fair in the Gardens of Chelsea College, in Aid of the Consumption Hospital, at Brompton." 13- Feejee Thank-Offerings at the Wesleyan Centenary Hall. With Engraving. 14- Court and Haut Ton. 15- Metropolitan News. 16- The Queen's Costume Ball. 17- Full page showing 3 Engravings of "Her Majesty's Costume Ball." Page shows the Costumes worn by the Following. - R.D. Feversham. The Marchioness of Breadalbane. Lady Ashburton. Prince of Loiningen. Madame Van Der Weyer. Mr. Pemberton Leigh. Lady Augusta Hare. Officers of the 4th Dragoons. Lady Middleton. The Marchioness of Stafford. Countess of Strathmore. Lady Adeliza Fitzalan Howard. Mrs.Daniell. Baron Brunnow. Baroness Brunnow. 18- Full page Engraving showing "Her Majesty's Costume Ball at Buckingham Palace. 19- The Great Exhibition. 20- Music. - a- Morning Concert at Her Majesty's Theatre. b- English Glees and Madrigals. c- Mr. Hullah's Monthly Concerts. d- Musical Events. 21- Mr. Thackeray's Fourth Lecture. 22- The Literary Guild. 23- Country News. - The Great Exhibition. - Visit of the Royal Commissioners and Foreign Visitors to Birmingham. 24- Chess, - with Problem No. 387. 25- The Theatres, - Her Majesty's. Royal Italian Opera. St. James's. 26- Scene from the new Play of "Ingomar," at Drury-Lane Theatre. 27- Engraving showing the Scene from "Ingomar" at the Drury-Lane Theatre. 28- Testimonial to Mdlle. Jenny Lind. With Engraving. 29- Engraving showing Last Scene from "Il Progigo," at Her Majesty's Theatre. 30- Engraving showing "Hoppers." Painted by William Lee. 31- Interesting Discovery at the Deanery-House of Waterford. 32- Engraving showing a "Crypt recently Discovered under the Deanery-House, Waterford. 33- Engraving showing the "Landing of Messrs. Garrat's Workmen, at Horseferry- Road, on their Visit to the Great Exhibition. 34- Serious Balloon Accident. With Engraving showing the "Destruction of Mrs. Graham's Balloon, in Arlington-Street, Piccadilly. 35- Obituary of Eminent Persons,- a- Viscount Melville. b- Sir John Murray Macgregor, Bart. c- Vice-Admiral Sir Charles Malcolm, K.C.B. d- Lord Dundrennan. e- Thomas Moule, Rsq. 36- Epitome of News - Foreign and Domestic. 37- National Sports. - Tattersalls. Henley Royal Regatta. 38- Monetary Transactions of the Week. 39- The Markets. 40- Bankrupts. Deaths. Births. Marriages.