For Sale is the Illustrated London News February 25th 1854. Edition No. 670. This Issue contains 8 Pages, 16 Sides, it has been taken from a Bound Volume, therefore the Binding Holes are Showing.
Condition is Clear and Bright, with one or two Light Foxing Spots in places. Overall the Condition is Good. Spine has been Strengthened with Filmoplast Tape. Red London News Stamp on page inside.
1- Front page Article "The State of the Nation." 2- Her Majesty's Steam-Frigate "Euryalus," at Chatham. 3- Engraving shows "Fitting out the New Steam-Frigate "Euryalus," at Chatham." 4- Foreign and Colonial News. France. Spain. Bread Riots in Italy. 5- Colliery Explosion and Dreadful Loss of Life. 6- The War.- a- The Czar's Refusal of Louis Napoleon's Peace Proposal. b- The Anglo-French and Turkish Treaty. c- French Preparation for War. d- Preparations for War in Sweden and Finland. e- A Financial Crisis in Russia. f- The Russo-Greek Conspiracy.- An Insurrection. g- The Fleets in the Black Sea. h- Port of Sebastopol. i- The Skirmishes on the Danube. j- Investment of Kalafat. k- The Entente Cordiale with Belgium. l- America. 7- Preparations for War. - a- Exportation of Warlike Stores. b- Impressment for the Navy. c- The Mails from the Seat of War. 8- Music in Paris. - "L'etoile Du Nord," Comic Opera, in three Acts; The Libretto by Scribe, the Music by Meyerbeer. 9- "Campaign Ovens" For Victualling the French Troops. 10- Half Page Engraving Showing "Campaign Ovens," for Victualling French Troops." 11- Engraving showing a "Scene from Meyerbeer's new Opera, "L'etoile du Nord," at the Theatre Imperial De L'opera Comique, Paris. 12- Great Fire at Quebec. 13- Engraving showing "Destruction by Fire of the Parliament Buildings, at Quebec." 14- Wreck in the Bay of Bengal. 15- Engraving showing "Wreck in the Bay of Bengal.- Rescue of the Crew." 16- The Court. 17- Church, Universities, &c. 18- Metropolitan News. 19- Obituary of Eminent Persons. a- James Viscount Netterville. b- Richard Hanbury Gurney Esq., of Norwich. c- John Martin, K.H. d- Sir Thomas Edward Pilkington, Bart., of Chevet, Yorkshire. 20- Town and Table Talk, on Literature, Art, &c. 21- The Theatres,- Princess'. Drury-Lane. Marylebone. Astley's. 22- Music. 23- Epitome of News - Foreign and Domestic. 24- Rifle Volunteers at Portsmouth. 25- Engraving showing "Rifle Volunteers on Drill, at Portsmouth." 26- Battery Practice at Portsmouth. 27- Engraving showing "Battery Practice, by Highlanders, Spur Redoubt, Portsmouth." 28- Half page Engraving showing "Inspection of the 1st Battalion of the Fusiliers, and the 3rd of Grenadier Guards, by H.R.H. Prince Albert, at the Wellington Barracks." 29- Farewell Banquet to the Officers of the Guards. 30- Engraving showing "Farewell Banquet of Officers of the Fusilier Guards, at the London Tavern." 31- Inspection of the Guards by Prince Albert. 32- Departure of the Grenadier Guards from London. 33- Embarkation of the Guards. 34- English Officers wanted at Home. 35- Imperial Parliament. 36- View of Sebastopol, at the Gallery of Illustration. 37- Opening of the Poplar Sailors' Home. 38- Engraving showing "View of Sebastopol, from "The Gallery of Illustration," Regent-Street. 39- Engraving showing the "Poplar Sailors' Home." 40- The War on the Danube. 41- An Engraving showing "Panoramic View of the Town and Fortifications of Schumla." 42- Chess,- with Problem No. 523. 43- Bankrupts. Births. Deaths. Marriages. 44- Monetary Transactions of the Week. 45- National Sports. 46- The Markets.