For Sale is the Illustrated London News (Second Supplement) For June 7th 1851. This Issue contains 4 Pages, 8 Sides, it has been taken from a Bound Volume, therefore the Binding Holes are Showing.
Condition of the Text and Engravings is Bright and Clear. Age related Foxing Spots do appear, mainly in the Margins. Red London News Stamp on inside page.
1- Front Page Article "The British Museum." 2- Front page Engraving is of "The British Museum.- Principal Entrance." 3- Engraving of the Scene from Beethoven's "Fidelio," at Her Majesty's Theatre.- The "Hymn to Liberty." 4- Norwegian Carriole. With Small Engraving. 5- Duplex Rudder and Screw-Propeller. With 2 Small Illustrations. 6- Fishing Tackle and Fish-Hooks in the Great Exhibition. 7- Sketches in India. - Railway from Calcutta to Delhi. 8- Engraving showing "Sonthal Dance by Moonlight." 9- Engraving showing "High Land of Beerbhoom.- A Party Returning from Bear-Shooting. 10- Engraving showing "Railway from Calcutta to Delhi.- Baggage Train Passing the Fortress of Rhotas." 11- Engraving showing "Line of Railway from Calcutta to Delhi.- Intended Bridge over the Sone." 12- Engraving showing "Line of Railway from Calcutta to Delhi.- Fortress of Allahabad.- Bridge of Boats across the Jumna." 13- Parliamentary Portraits. - John Benjamin Smith Esq., M.P. for Stirling Burgh. Article with Engraving. 14- Exhibition of the Royal Academy. 15- Inauguration of the Statue of Frederick the Great. 16- Engraving of the Statue of Frederick the Great, Inaugurated at Berlin. 17- 2 Half Page Engravings from the Exhibition of the Royal Academy. a- "The Spae-Wife of the Clachen." Painted by J. Phillip. b- "The Secret Execution." Painted by C. Selous.