For Sale is an Edition of the Illustrated London News for October 20th 1855. This Issue has 16 Pages, 32 Sides, and has been taken from a Bound Volume.
Condition is Good, Spine Strengthened with Filmoplast Tape. Red London News Stamp on Front Page.
Articles. 1- Front Page called "What are the Objects of the War ?." 2- New Office for the War Department, Buckingham House, Pall-Mall. 3- Foreign and Colonial News. 4- The War in the Crimea. 5- The Bombardment of Kinburn. 6- The Cavalry Action near Eupatoria. 7- Overwhelming Defeat of the Russians at Kars. 8- Destruction of Taman and Fanagoria. 9- Wretched Condition of the Russian Army. 10- Baron Bruck, The Austrian Minister of Finance. 11- Fete at Gothenburg in Celebration of the Fall of Sebastopol. 12- Operations in the Pacific. - Visit of an English Ship to Japan. 13- The Case of Elizabeth M'Intosh, or Scott. 14- The Court. 15- Church, Universities. 16- Town and Table Talk on Literature, Art, & c. 17- Obituary of Eminent Persons. 18- Metropolitan News. 19- Musical Publications. 20- The Theatres. 21- National Sports. 22- Monetary Transactions of the Week. 23- The Markets. 24- Omer Pacha. 25- Indian Cotton- The Webs of Dacca. 26- Great Crimean Banquet in Glasgow. 27- Bakers, Millers & Farmers. - The Price of Bread. 28- Fountain for the City of Concepcion. 29- The Huskisson Memorial Window. 30- Monument to Josiah John Guest, at Dowlais. 31- Monument to the Late Archbishop of York. 32- Testimonials in Silver. 33- The Paris Universal Exhibition of Fine Arts. - The Spanish Contributors. 34- Naval and Military Intelligence. 35- Country News. 36- The New York, Newfoundland, and London Submarine Telegraph. 37- Rare or Unpublished Letters. 38- Chess, with Problem No. 608. 39- Epitome of News Foreign and Domestic. 40- Drury Lane Theatre. 41- Gray's New Portable Tenting, or Shedding. 42- Nooks and Corners of Old England. (Old Conduit at Kensington). 43- New Camera Lucida. 44- The Valley of Baidar.
Engravings. 1- The New Office of the War Department (Buckingham House), Pall-Mall. 2- Sketches from the Crimea. a- Scene in a Street of Sebastopol - Allied Soldiers Singing "No More Trenches," b- Remains of the Hospital in Sebastopol. Sketched by E.A. Goodall. c- French Troops taking Ammunition to the Mortar Battery near Fort Nicholas. d- Street in Sebastopol. Sketched by E.A. Goodall. e- Pass of Poros, Baidar. Sketched by J.A. Crowe. f- The Valley of Baidar. 3- Grand Fete at Gothenburg, in Celebration of the Fall of Sebastopol. - Torch Light Procession around the Statue of Gustavus Adolphus. 4- Portrait of Omer Pacha. 5- Portion of the Camp of Omer Pacha, upon the Eastern Shore of the Black Sea. Sketched by Laurence Oliphant. 6- Portrait of Baron Bruck, the Austrian Minister of Finance. 7- Operations in the Pacific - Visit of an English Ship to Japan. a- H.M. Ships Hornet and Bittern Sounding the Bay of Matsurai, Island of Jezo. b- The Sybille, Hornet, and Bittern in a Gale in the Gulf of Tartary. c- Japanese Interpreter at Hakodadi. d- Japanese Canoe. e- Native of Jonguierre Bay, Gulf of Tartary. f- Japanese Boats. g- The Sybille, Hornet, and Bittern in Jonguierre Bay, Gulf of Tartary. 8- Indian Cotton - The Webs of Dacca. a-Cotton Carder. b-The Bow. c-Cotton Roller. d-Yarn Winding. e-Twisting the Thread. f-Warping. g-Drawing. h-Weaving. i-Beaming. j-Spinning. K- The Shuttle. 9- Fountain for the City of Concepcion, South America. 10- Monument to the Late Archbishop of York in York Minster. 11- The Huskisson Memorial Window in Chichester Cathedral. 12- Monument to the Late Josiah John Guest, Bart., in Dowlais. 13- Testimonial Presented to Mr. Joshua Cooper, F.R.S. 14- The Degrut Rifle Challange Cup. 15- Testimonial Presented to Mr. G. Gunn, Factor of the Duke of Sutherland. 16- New South Wales Rowing-Match Prize and Regatta Cup. 17- Testimonial Presented to Mr. James Henderson, R.N. 18- Submarine Electric Telegraph between Newfoundland and Cape Breton. a- Terminus at Cape Ray, Newfoundland. b- The Laying of the Electric Cable. c- Arrival of the War-Steamer Argus, after the Breaking of the Cable. 19- Sketches in the Baltic Fleet, by J.W. Carmichael. a- Midshipmen going on Board H.M.S. Duke of Wellington. b- The Hastings, Cornwallis, & Amphion encountering the Batteries of Sandham. 20- Panorama of a Fashionable Wedding. (23 Engravings) 21- Scene from the New Egyptian Drama of "Nitocris," at Drury-Lane Theatre. 22- Gray's New Portable Tenting. 23- Nooks and Corners of Old England - Old Conduit at Kensington. 24- New Camera Lucida. (2 Engravings)