For Sale is the Illustrated London News May 17th 1851. Edition No. 485. This Issue contains 8 Pages,16 Sides, it was taken from a Bound Volume, therefore has the Binding Holes showing.
Condition of the Print is Good. Couple of Foxing Spots on Front Page, other than that it is Clean and Tidy. Red London News Stamp appears inside.
1- Front page Article "The Guild of Literature and Art." 2- Poem - "Fancies for May," By C.F.H. 3- Front page Engraving called "Maying." - Designed by Foster. 4- Foreign and Colonial News.- France. United States. Portugal. West Indies. 5- Naval and Military Intelligence. 6- Imperial Parliament. 7- Obituary of Eminent Persons Recently Deceased.- a- The Rev. Sir Robert Affleck, Bart., M.A. b- The Rev. Edward Winnington Ingram. 8- The Cape of Good Hope. 9- Engraving showing the "Ecca Heights Pass, near Grahams' Town." 10- Engraving showing an "Attack on Colonists' Waggon, By Kaffirs." 11- Engraving showing a "Medal presented by the Danish people to the Volunteers from Sweden and Norway who Fought in the Danish Ranks in the Late War." 12- Full page Engraving showing "Hyde Park on the First of May." 13- Court and Haut Ton. 14- Metropolitan News. 15- Full page Engraving "York Spring Meeting.- Great National Match for £1000. between Flying Dutchman and Voltigeur." " 16- Royal Academy Exhibition. 17- Engraving showing "The Squire Pew." Painted by T.F. Marshall. 18- Engraving showing "The Mother." (Sculpture). BY J.H. Foley. 19- The Theatres. - Royal Italian Opera. Princess'. St. James's. Her Majesty's. Punch's Playhouse. Surrey. 20- Music. - Philharmonic Society. The Beethoven Quartet Society. Musical Events. 21- Epitome of News - Foreign and Colonial. 22- Chess,- with Problem No. 382. 23- Libel on the Clapham Convert. - (Apology). 24- Metropolitan Sanitary Association. 25- Engraving of the "Metropolitan Sanitary Association Dinner, at Soyer's 'Symposium, Gore House, Kensington." 26- Lyceum Theatre. With Engraving showing a "Scene from the Queen of Frogs," 27- Prizes for Superfine Cloths. 28- Festivities at Crowcombe Court. with Small Engraving. 29- Gold Chain and Badge Presented to the Mayor of Canterbury. 30- The Rotation of the Earth. With Engraving showing the "Royal Institution, Lecture on the Rotation of the Earth, by the Rev Baden Powell." 31- Great York Meeting. The Great National Match for £1000. 32- National Sports. - Tattersalls. - Royal London Yacht Club. 33- Kensington Gardens. 34- Extensive Robbery of Gold Dust. 35- The Late Fatal Railway Accident.- The Verdict. 36- British and Foreign School Society. 37- Church, Universities, &c. 38- Bankrupts. Marriages. Births. Deaths. 39- The Markets. 40- Monetary Transactions of the Week. 41- Museum of Practical Geology. 42- The Canterbury Colonists of 1851. 43- Engraving showing "The New Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn-Street." 44- Sir Henry Thomas De La Beche, C.B., F.R.S., F.G.S., F.L.S. With his Engraving. 45- Engraving showing "The Canterbury Association Ships "Bangalore," "Dominion," Duke of Portland," "Lady Nugent," Midlothian," "Canterbury," in the East India Docks."