For Sale is an Issue of "The Illustrated News of the World, February 5th, 1849." This issue contains 8 Pages, 16 Sides, and shows the Following Articles and Engravings.
Articles. 1- Awkward Position of Mr. Gladstone. 2- Foreign and Colonial News. 3- Books and Periodicale. 4- The Reporters' Gallery and Retiring-Room, House of Lords. 5- The Electric Telegraph and Her Majesty's Speech. 6- The Inauguration of Wellington College by Her Majesty. 7- Topics of the Week. 8- The Provinces. 9- The Metropolis. 10- Our Chess Column. 11- Imperial Parliament. 12- The Galveston, Houston, and Henderson Railroad. 13- Court and Varieties. 14- Town and Table Talk. 15- Our Archaeological Corner. 16- Description of the Pontifical Railway Carriage Presented to Pio Nono by the Company "Pio Latina." 17- Burns's Writing-Desk and other Relics. 18- Accouchement of the Princess Frederick-William. 19- The Marriage of H.R.H. The Princess Clotilda, of Savoy. 20- The London Gazette. (Bankrupts) 21- The Garden. 22- Ecclesiastical Intelligence. 23- Music and the Drama. 24- City Intelligence. 25- Births, Marriages, and Deaths.
Engravings. 1- The Right Hon. John Evelyn Denison, M.P., Speaker of the House of Commons. 2- Her Majesty the Queen. 3- The Reporters Gallery in the House of Lords - Reporting the Queen's Speech. 4- The Reporters' Retiring Room - House of Lords. 5- The Electric Telegraph Room, House of Lords - Dispatching the Queen's Speech. 6- Sketch of the Entrance to the Harbour and City of Galveston (Texas). (Full Page) 7- The Galveston, Houston, and Herderson Railway (Texas). (Full Page) 8- "Blessing a Harbour." (After a Painting on the Ceiling of the Pope's Railway Saloon.) 9- Interior of the Pope's Saloon. 10- The Pope's Railway Saloon. 11- Relics of the Poet Burns. 12- Burns's Writing Desk 13- H.R.H. the Princess Clotilda Maria Teresa, of Savoy.