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' Manchester - View From The Great Hall into The Transept Unpacking The Art Treasures at The Exhibition Building ' Front page engraving - from a photograph by De La Motte (pictured) There is a pencilled part address on the top of this page

' Laying The First Stone of the Liverpool free Library and Museum - Mister W. Brown MP ' and others

' LIverpool - The Free Library and Museum '


Art Treasures Building at Manchester

' End View of the Building ' men at work unpacking crates etc

' Exterior View of the Building and Entrance ' Full page print from engraving shows crowds of people looking at the building with children playing with hoops and sticks, a baby in a pram etc


' The Life Boat of The Tagus Taking Miel a Rope to The Wreck of the MArtin Luther Emigrant Ship ' engraving from a sketch by Lieutenant Cartwirght of the Tagus

' Remains of the Miill at Wolverhampton ( Walsall Street ) AFter The late Boiler Explosion ' a man standing n the ruins of the mill

' Mister and Mrs Henri Drayton's "Entertainment of Illustrated Proverbs" at Regent Street '

' New Sporting Steam Yacht for Prince Halem Pacha ' .

' The Right Hon. The Earl of Zetland - Grand Master of The Freemasons of England And Wales '

'At Glatton in Huntingdonshire - The May Queen and Her Garland '

' Royal Academicians - Gibson - Macdowell - Ross - Roberts - Ward - Frith - Dyce - Knight ' Full page of engravings

' Associate Members of the Royal Academy - Goodall - Pickersgill - Foley - Weekes - Egg - Lane - Hook - Frost ' Full page of engravings - Each has a paragraph devoted to them, found elsewhere in the paper

Chess Problem by EBC of Hoboken


This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include :-

Progress of The Chinese Dispute

Banquet at Southampton to Lord Chief Justice Cockburn

Boiler Explosion at Wolverhampton

Illustrated London New Editorial


Foreign and Colonial News includes:

The War in China with ref. to Mr O. Cleverly

The Insurrection at Sarawak with ref. by Sir James Brooke - the Town of Kuchin - 1250 words apprx

America - USA with mention of Mr Drummond - The4 Dred Scott Case - Hon. Robert J. Walker Governor of Kansas - Hon. Leonidas Shave Dies from Drinking Poisonous Liquors giben him by Men of the Mormon church in Salt Lake City - Brigham Young - Heber C. Kimblal - J. M. Grant - The Late Mr Babbitt of Utah

Settlement of the Neufchatel Quarrel


Death of HRH The Duchess of Gloucester - Princess Mary at Gloucester House - Aunt to her Majesty

The Court - Royal Comings and Goings


Metropolitan News includes:

The Toll Reform Movement

St Marks Hospital

Apothecaries Hall

Sale of the Royal Panopticon .

Accident on the Crystal palace Railway

Daring Burglary in Fleet Street


Notes of the Week

Music - Mademaoiselle Ortolani at Her Majesty's Theatre

National Sports

The Weather - Meteorological Observations at teh Cambridge Observatory

Death of John Macgregor Esq lat MP for Glasgow at Boulogne - Born Stornoway

Epitome of News Foreign and Domestic - Snippets of News

Monetary Transactions of the Week

The Markets

London Gazette - Bankrupts

Births Marriages and Deaths

Grand Masonic Festival at The Freemasons Tavern Great Queen Street

Adverts of the Day

The New parliament with mention of Lord Althorp - Lord Ashley - Mr Serjeant Kinglake - James Bell - Mr Bright - Mr Charles Gilpin - Mr Hanbury - Father Mathew - Sir J. S .Trelawney - Mr Slaney

SIr Joshua Rowe Jamaica Legislative Council .

The Russian Railway Scene


The New Junior United Service Club in Charles Street, St james's – The Hall and Staircase ' front page – one penny franked stamp to bottom edge


En-route to China – Sketches "From Our Correspondent" -:

' Valletta in Malta – A Street Scene on the Strada Mercanti ' group of people and a goat under a sign on a building "Zammit" possibly the name of the family that lived there

' On Board the Steamer Valetta – Taking a Siestaon the Deck, Between Malta and Alexandria '

' On Board "Valetta" Mail Steamer – Drawing Lots for the Vans Across the Desert '


' Crossing The Rocky Mountains in Utah – Mormons in a Canyon ' – USA .

' A Russian Wedding near Moscow ' full page print from engraving fro ma drawing by Mr R. T. Landells showing the bride and groom at the marriage ceremony standing before the priests, a congregation of family and friends looking on


Sketches on the East Indian Railway:

' Remains of a Musjid Attached to The Palace of the Lion at Rajmahal ' – info. masjid mosque

' Fort Through Which the Railway Passes ' deer grazing alongside a river with the gate of the fort in the background - info. was the last scene of where Siraj-ud-daulah, the ruler of Bengal, fought against the British and Meer Saffir or Mir Jafar

' The Engineers Camp ' a tent under a tree, horses, and bullocks, with local Indian men tending the livestock etc, a greyhound type dog in the foreground

' Residence of the East India Company's Engineer Reive at the City of Mathura '


' Canton in China – The Foreign Factories, Recently Destroyed ' - Guangzhou

' Burazjan - Between Bushehr and Shiraz in Iran '

' The Gateway at Bushehr ' .

' The Fishermans Return – From a painting by J. J. Hill ' full page print grom engraving showing a father and husband returning to the cottage, greeted by children, his fishing boat in the background

' Hunting Scene – Mending the Gaps ' a man and two children repairing a hedge or jump, two hunters look on

' Chess Problem by CW of Sunbury '

Plague Spots of Great Cities – with ref. to a report drawn up by Dr Letheby the Medical Officer of Health to the City of London


Foreign and Colonial News:

The War in China with a report from "The Moniteur de la Flotte "

The Danubian Principalities

The United States of America with mention of the Hon Robert J. Walker and Hon. Richard F. Stanton of Tennessee – Mr Buchanan – Lord Napier

the Filibusters in Nicaragua again with mention of Walker etc


Obituary of Eminent Persons includes:

The Right Hon. And Rev James Douglas – Lord Douglas of Lanark, died at his seat, Bothwell Castle in Lanarkshire

Sir Charles William Taylor of Hollycombe, Sussex died at His Seat Hallycombe in Sussex

William Mauleverer Esq died at his residence, Arncliffe Hall in North Riding of Yorkshire

Sir George William Anderson KCB East Indian Civil servant and Governor, died at his house 99 Westbourne Terrace, London

William Leslie Esq of Warthill In Aberdeenshire

Vice Provost Bethell, The Rev George Bethell Senior Fellow of Eton College and Rector of Worplesdon

The Rev. Hill Richard Dawe of Ditcheat Manor in Somerset


Wills and Charitable Bequests (short announcements) Right Hon. Earl of Ellesmere – Lieut. General Nathaniel Thorn – George Jones of Shackerley – Lady Brown of hester – Mrs Sophia Cuthbert of Berkeley Square – James Lyon Esq of Clapham Rise – Mrs Jane Davies of Clapham


The Cattle Pestilence in the Russian Village of Bassnitzkehmen near the Prussian Frontier at Coadyuten

The Mormons in the Rocky Montains with mention of Brigham Young and

Illustrated London News Editorial

The Court – The Accouchement of Her Majesty, Queen Victoria Gives Birth to a Princess – With a notice of the announcement signed by James Clark MD., Charles Locock MD Miel and Robert Ferguson MD

The New parliament – List of Members for Ireland

Election of Scottish Representative Peers at Holyrood Palace

Proposal for the Candidate of The Speakership – Mister Evelyn Denison

The Westher – Meteorological Observations at the Cambridge Observatory and the Kew Observatory of the British Association – temperatures, wind directions, dew point, humidity, cloud etc

The Theatres – Drury Lane – Haymarket – Strand – Surrey – Astleys – Princess' – Adelphi and Olympic

Naval and Military Intelligence – Appointment of Colonel the Hon W. L. Pakenham – Troop Ships Neleus and Mooresfort – Messrs Lucas Factory at Woolwich – Death of Major General Bunbury

The East Indian Railway

Monetary Transactions of the Week – "From Our city Correspondent" - -prices of shares, market for Consols, Stocks, Annuities, Joint Stock Bank Shares, Preference Shares etc

the Markets – prices of Wheat – Bread – Tea – Sugar – Coffee – Rice – Tallow – Linseed, Oils etc – Spirits, Rum etc – Coals, Eden main, Belmont, Lambton, Seaham, South Kello etc – Meat

the Longond Gazette – War Department Appointments (list) Bankrupts

Births Marriages and Deaths .

The Persian War – Iran with a letter from and description with mention to General Outram – ships Clive, Falkland, Euphrates

Tender Mercies of the Papal Government

Literature and Reviews – Travels and Resarches in Chaldaea and Susiana etc by William Kennett Loftus

improvements I Fleet Street – A Letter to the Editor of the ILN from Joshua W. Butterworth FSA of 7 Fleet Street ( The Hande and Starre )

The Imperial Washing of Feet – info. a ceremony performed by Emperor Franz Josef and his wife Elizabeth at the Zeremoniensaal in the Hofburg Palace

Circulating Cakes – Chupatties or chapatis and a village policeman or chowkeydar of Cawnpore ( Kanpur )

Hunting in Cheshire with mention of Sir Peter Warburton of Arley Hall

The Foreign Factories at Canton

The Royal Jewels of Great Britain

Vulgar Errors – cutting fron a newspaper of 1816

Adverts of the day


Parade of Persian Troops in the Gardens of the Palace at Shiraz ' front page - info. Iran

' The Embarkation of Prince Bariatinsky Miel and Suite on Board the Astara en Route for The Caucasus from a sketch by P. Blanchard '

' The Reception of Prince Bariatinsky at Otradne '

' The Handel Festival At The Crystal Palace ' Print from engraving on a double page

' Douglas Jerrold From a Photograph Taken A Few Days Before His Decease by Dr Diamond ' .

' The Fire at The Camden Town Goods Station of the London and North Western Railway '

' New British Moth - Petasia Nubeculosa '

' Bronze Statue of the Late John H. Vivian MP for Swansea designed by J. Evan Thomas '

' Window Gardening - Fern Case Combined With a Small Aviary ' what we would now term as a large terrarium

' New Metropolitan Street Letter Post ' Box


This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include :-


French Elections and English Critics

Foreign Intelligence - France - Belgium - Spain - Portugal - Russia - Italy - Greece - Turkey and the East - America

Ireland

Inner Life of the House of Commons - First Fight of the New Parliament - Mr Hardy's Beer Bill - Division Thereon - Supply Imbroglio

Imperial Parliament - House of Lords and Commons - Transportation - Unauthorised Expenditure - Civil Service and Revenue Estimates - The Oaths Bill - The Irish Poor Law - Industrial Schools Bill - Breech of Trust Ilst - Revenues of the Duchy of Lancaster

Other News includes Abduction of a Jewess - Roman Catholics and The Oaths Bill - Netley Hospital - The Comet

The Illustrated Times Editorial - the Irish Vice Royalty

Sayings and Doings

The Handel Festival .

< Douglas Jerrold

Destruction of Pickford 's Warhouses at Camden Town

The Lounger at The Clubs

Law and Crime includes The Arches of The Adelphi, London Destitution and Vagrancy - Young married woman of nineteen sentenced to three months hard labour for stealing some ribbon

Police Column includes Street Bullies

And more


His Imperial Highness The Grand Duke Constantine of Russia'

'En Route for China: A Calm on The Red Sea'

'En Route for China: A Head Wind on The Red Sea'

'Grand Display of Fireworks Upon the Suspension Bridge at Pesth in Honour of the Visit of the Emperor and Empress of Austria' a beautiful full page engraving (Budapest)

'Grand Entry of The EMperor and Empress of Austria in to Pesth' a double page engraving

'the United States Steam corvette Niagara' Wonderful full page engraving

Meeting of the Diocesan Architectural Association at Lincoln: 'Stow Church' - - 'Torksey Castle' - - - 'Part of The cloisters, Lincoln Cathedral' - - - 'Somerton Castle' - - - 'Temple Bruer'

'The Grand Duke Constantine Disembarking off Osborne, the Isle of Wight, From Her Majestys Yacht' Full page engraving

Chess problem by Mr Conrad Bayer of Vienna

Double Page Map entitled : Copy Of Map Showing The Toll-Gates and Principal Bars Within Six Miles Of Charing Cross, Exhibited To Lord Palmerston By The Toll Reform Committee - The Whole Of The Side Bars Are Not Shown, The Are Upwards Of One Hundred In Number

Blink Bonny - The Winner Of The Derby And Oaks - near half page


Toll Bar Nuisance

The Emperor of Austria in Hungary

En Route To China

Obituary of Eminent Persons: Cornelius O'Callaghan Viscount Lismore of Shanbally Tiperare; Lady Mary Singleton of Curzon Street Mayfair; Lady Harriet Maria Gifford; Sir Edward Haggerston of haggerston Castle Northumberland;

The Fall of Houses in Tottenham Court Road mentioning Frederick Bing, Ann Driscoll, John Garnett, Richard Turner, James Kivell and Joseph Taylor - Mr Brent coroner

National Sports mentioning : Mr Davis, Mr Hill, Mr Drinkald, Mr L'Anson, Frank Butler, J Arnull, Mr Greville, Mr Milward, Mr Blenkiron, Abdel kader, Mr Charles Davis

The Flower Show at The Crystal Palace

A Thirsty Model and a Manchester Artist (Liversedge)

Charles Prince Of Wales Grant to Mr Daniel Mytens

Society Of Female Artists, Oxford Street

United States Steam Corvette Niagara

The treatment of Insanity In Scotland - Mentioning Hanwell, Colney hatch, Lybster, Dysart, Lilybank Musselburgh, Hill End Greenock

Opening of the Crumlin Viaduct

Meeting of the Diocesan Architectural association at Lincoln mentioning G A Poole, Remigius, E Trollope, a few notes on each visit to Boothby Graffoe, Somerton Castle, Temple Bruer, Stow, Marton, Torksey, Kettlethorpe, Thorney (rev C Neville), Doddington, Skellingthorpe, Bracebridge

Opening of A Public Park At Birmingham by The Duke of Cambridge

Great Loss of Life in Morecambe bay (Priest Keir)

Monster Drum for the great Handel Festival

Antiseptic properties in The Soil Of Certain Burial Places (Dublin)

Quakers and Tobacco (their longevity attributed to abstinence from the weed)

The Toll Reform

Blink Bonny winner of Derby And Oaks

Australian Telegraph


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Highland Mary ' from a Painting by T. S. Faed Front Page - info relating to Robert Burns (page is loose, as is the back page)

' Lyons Railway Station in France - The Arrival of the Grand Miel Duke Constantine in Paris ' full page print from engraving .

' Interior of The Hotel De Ville - Visit by the Grand Duke Constantine ' - info " City Hall " Paris

' Victoria Adelaide Maria Lousia - Princess Royal of Great Britain and Ireland ' Full page print from engraving drawn from life for The Illustrated Times -- info Victoria Adelaide Mary Louisa .

' HRH Prince Frederick William of Prussia ' full page print from engraving froma Painting by Winterhalter

' Old English Customs - Rogation Day: Beating the Bounds in the Olden Time ' from a drawing by Kenny Meadows

' The Baddington Peerage ' two engravings



This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include :-

Journalism and Libels

Foreign Intelligence includes France - Spain - Prussia - Russia - Sweden - Italy America with ref to the Dallas Clarendon Treaty - China - India ref The Mutiny - Affairs in Persia .

Killed by Leeches at Mintigny la Mare the son of a M. Lanque

The Provinces includes Cock Fighting in Shrewsbury Behind the Lion and Pheasant Inn - - - Murder By a Maniac John Blackwell of Wokingham - - - Manslaughter by a Boy at Kirkham in the Fylde - - - Buriel of a Suicide and Murderer Charlton of bradford - - - Terrible Case of Mutilation of a New Born at Crooks Place Norwich - - - A Diver Drowned at Chatham .

Imperial Parliament, The House of Lords and Commons with reference to The Marriage of the Princess Royal - - - The Divorce BIll - - - Wife Beating - - - Industrial Schools Bill - - - Judgments Execution Bill - - - Maynooth - - - Also mention of Mr Labouchere - Lord Palmerston

Circumstantial Evidence at Fault - the Case of Miss Bloom of Newburg US

Inner Life of the House of Commons includes Abortive Attempts at Law Making

Obituary includes ( Princess Mary ) Duchess of Gloucester died at Gloucester House Park Lane - - - John M'Gregor at Boulogne late MP for Glasgow - - - Catherine Lady Bolton ( niece of Horation Viscount Nelson of Trafalgar ) - - - Lady Frances Ryder died at Grosvenor Square - - - The Hon. Lady Scott wife of Vice Admiral Sir George Scott died at Petersham Surrey - - - Major General Mathias Everard died at Southsea - - - Lady Ashburton died at Paris - - - TheRight Ho. Granville George Waldegrave Lord Radsttock died at his residenc in Portland Place - - - Thomas Law Hodges Late MP for Kent died at Hampstead near Cranbrook Kent - - - Bishop of Sierra Leone Right Rev Dr John Wills Weeks died at Sierra Leohne - - - Lord William Fitz-Roy KCB died at his residence East Sheen Surrey - - - Sir James Macdonell GCB at his residence in Wilton Place - - - Sir EdwardHaggerston of Haggerston Castle Northumberland died at Hexham

The Illustrated Times Editorial - the New Museum Reading Room at the Britishy Museum

Sayings and Doings - Snippets of News with reference to the Christening of the Infant Princess Beatrice Mary Victoria Feodore daughter of VIctoria and Albert

The Lounger at the Clubs

Literary Lounger .

The Marriage of The Princess Royal - Queen Victorias Daughter

Spain - A Holy Relic Restored "The Holy Nail"

The Baddington Peerage By George Augustus Sala Chapter 19 and 20 - The adventures of Philip Leslie

Law and Crime includes the Case of Thomas Fuller Bacon Acquitted of the Murder of his children

The Alleged Poisoning at Stafford - The Bacon case and the Administering of Poison to his Mother Mrs Ann Bacon

Police includes Vitriol Throwing in Church Way Somerstown - - - Murder at Woolwich of Mister Samuel Long by George Bave

Metropolitan Markets .

Adverts



 

 




COLOUR PLATES -
1) Fold out Queen Victoria - as seen at the reception of The Guards from the Crimea.
2) The Speaker of the House of Commons - The Rt Hon Sir Charles Shaw Lefevre. Full colour by A Blaikley, interestingly printed by George Leighton.
3) The Lord Chancellor - The Rt Hon Lord Cranworth, in his Parliamentary Robes. Full colour by A Blaikley, interestingly printed by George Leighton.


4 Fabulous Colour Plates reference The Victoria Cross.
Victoria Cross - The New Order for Valour, For the Navy
Naval Acts of Bravery during the Late War (Crimean)
Victoria Cross - The New Order for Valour, For the Army
Army Acts of Bravery during the Late War (Crimean)

Double Page Copy of Map showing the Toll Gatesand Principal Bars withing 6 Miles of Charing Cross, exhibited to Lord Palmerston by the Toll Reform Committee.
The Indian Mutiny.
full page map of India follwoed by a further double page map. Plus 16 page supplement entitled "History of the Bristish Empire in India. Portrait and Obituary of The Late Brigadier General Nicholson. "Nickalseyn".
The War in China
Laying of the Atlantic Telegraph
The Great Eastern. - The Leviathan.
Mr Livingstone`s Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa.


COLOUR PLATES - Both by J W Carmichael.
The Great Eastern on the Stocks; End profile. -
The Great Eastern on the Stocks Side Profile -
Double Page Engravings.
First Attempt to Launch the Great Eastern
The Great Crumlin Viaduct, on the Newport Abergavenny and Hereford Railway.
Designs of the New War Office, London.


658

Unpacking The Art Treasures at The Exhibition Building Manchester:View From The Great Hall into The Transept' Front page

Art Treasures Exhibition Manchester 'Plan of the Building'

' Singapore from an Original Sketch '

'The Tombs of The Chinese Emperors at Ningpo ' - info Ningbo

'Mister W. Brown, MP Laying The First Stone of the Liverpool free Library and Museum'

'The Free Library and Museum, Liverpoo l'

'Art Treasures Building, Manchester: End View '

'Art Treasures Building, Manchester: Exterior' Full page print from engraving

' Wreck of The Martin Luther Emigrant Ship 'The Life Boat of The Tagus Taking a Rope to The Wreck of the MArtin Luther Emigrant Ship'

' Remains of the Miill at Wolverhampton ( Walsall Street ) AFter The late Boiler Explosion '

'Mr and Mrs Henri Drayton's "Entertainment of Illustrated Proverbs", Regent Street'

'New Sporting Steam Yacht for Prince Halem Pacha '

'The Right Hon. The Earl of Zetland, Grand Master of The Freemasons of England And Wales'

'The May Queen and Her Garland, At Glatton in Huntingdonshire '

'Launch of HMS Screw Steam Ship of War the "Royal Sovereign", 131 Guns at Portsmouth' Full page engraving

'The Ship "Southampton" Fitted for the Conveyance of Howe and Cushing's Stud From New Yori to Liverpool' small plan

'Royal Academicians: Gibson - Macdowell - Ross - Roberts - Ward - Frith - Dyce - Knight ' Full page

'Associate Members of the Royal Academy: Goodall - Pickersgill - Foley - Weekes - Egg - Lane - Hook - Frost' Full page - Each has a paragraph devoted to them, found elsewhere in the paper

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This second part of the description features items of news but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above.  They include :-

Progress of The Chinese Dispute

Boiler Explosion at Wolverhampton

Singapore

'Foreign and Colonial News includes The War in China - The Insurrection at Sarawak'

'Death of HRH The Duchess of Gloucester, Princess Mary at Gloucester House, Aunt to her Majesty

Revolt of Chinese Coolies and great slaughter

The insurrection at Sarawak

Mademaoiselle Ortolani at Her Majesty's Theatre

Death of Mr Macgregor MP for Glasgow

Domestic Tragedy in Kentucky


 

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838

London 'Ice Carts ' Front page

' The Sappers Camel (in the Gardens of the Zoological Society ) And Got From the Crimea '

' Greyhounds " Lady Clare " and " Asylum "...' catching a rabbit - referring to the Newmarket Coursing Meeting

' Crimean Antiquities Recently Added to The British Museum '

' The Transformation Scene From The Adelphi Christmas Pantomime of " Mother Shipton, Her Wager; or Harlequin Knight of Love and The Magic Whistle Miel '


' Cronstadt - Merchan Vessel in The Ice Sketched By R. T. Landells ' Panoramic engraving

' Cronstadt - Outside The Man of Wars Mole Sketched By R. T. Landells ' Panoramic engraving

Double page


' Paris Fashions for January '

' The Stamford and Essendine Railway: The Stamford Station ' as seen from the bridge at the foot of St Mary's Hill

' Memorial Window Recently Erected in St Johns Church, Stamford '

' Monument Recently Erected in the Norwood Cemetery to The Memory of Mr Laman Blanchard '

' Remains of the Old Chapel in the Isle of Dogs ' small ilst

' Charlton House, Wilts, The Seat of the Earl of Suffolk ' small Ilst

The Folding Screen: a Japanese Tale - ' Tofei gtoes Out and Fanayo Leaves Misawo and Koyosi with Kutsiwo '


This second part of the description features items of news but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above.  They include :-

The Old and the New Year

The war with Persia

The critical position of Walker in Nicaragua

The Newmarket Champion Coursing meeting 

Establishment of steam communication with Australia Spanish Bandits

The danger of street crossing in London

The sudden death of Romanoff Menschikoff the russian pilot

THe anti Income tax agitation


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838

' London 'Ice Carts ' Front page

' The Sappers Camel (in the Gardens of the Zoological Society ) And Got From the Crimea '

' Greyhounds " Lady Clare " and " Asylum "...' catching a rabbit - referring to the Newmarket Coursing Meeting

' Crimean Antiquities Recently Added to The British Museum '

' The Transformation Scene From The Adelphi Christmas Pantomime of " Mother Shipton, Her Wager; or Harlequin Knight of Love and The Magic Whistle Miel '


' Cronstadt - Merchan Vessel in The Ice Sketched By R. T. Landells ' Panoramic engraving

' Cronstadt - Outside The Man of Wars Mole Sketched By R. T. Landells ' Panoramic engraving

Double page


' Paris Fashions for January '

' The Stamford and Essendine Railway: The Stamford Station ' as seen from the bridge at the foot of St Mary's Hill

' Memorial Window Recently Erected in St Johns Church, Stamford '

' Monument Recently Erected in the Norwood Cemetery to The Memory of Mr Laman Blanchard '

' Remains of the Old Chapel in the Isle of Dogs ' small ilst

' Charlton House, Wilts, The Seat of the Earl of Suffolk ' small Ilst

The Folding Screen: a Japanese Tale - ' Tofei gtoes Out and Fanayo Leaves Misawo and Koyosi with Kutsiwo '


This second part of the description features items of news but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above.  They include :-

The Old and the New Year

The war with Persia

The critical position of Walker in Nicaragua

The Newmarket Champion Coursing meeting 

Establishment of steam communication with Australia Spanish Bandits

The danger of street crossing in London

The sudden death of Romanoff Menschikoff the russian pilot

THe anti Income tax agitation


 

 

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illustrations in this issue:


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illustrations in this issue:

 


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pictures of The Late Duke and Duchess of Rutland, K.G., The Lying-In-State in Belvoir Castle, The Peers' Porch, Entrance-Hall and Private Entrance, The New House of Parliament--Bas-Reliefs in the Prince's Chamber, Mary Queen of Scots leaving the shores of France, The Procession to the Mausoleum and more.

The back cover has classified ads


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engravings of the Roman Catholic Church of St. Thomas of Canterbury, Fulham, the French occupation of Algeria, scenes in the desert, Skating in Hyde-Park, Grand Banquet to the Knights of St. Patrick, in Dublin Castle, The Darius Vase, found at Canosa, with explanations of figures decorated on it,

The back cover has pictures of the Queen's Theatre and Opera-House, Edinburgh. Feb 21st

cover shows a Chinese Mandarin and Soldiers.

Inner pages depict the Mail Steamer, "Altrato" and also the "Rover's Bride"...abandoned at sea, Relics from the buried city of Brahmunabad, in Sind., The Late Snowstorm in Massachusetts, Jan.21, 1857, The Royal Asylum of St. Anne's Society, The Devonport Borough Prison

The back cover has pictures of more relics from the buried city of Brahmunabad, in Sind.

The Chinese War
Ferouk Khan, The Persian Envoy To The Emperor Of The French Foreign And Colonial News:
-France.
-The War With Persia.
-The Union Of The Principalities.
Obituary Of Eminent Persons:
-Mr. Fitzherbert.
-General Walker.
-Wills.
Cruelty On Board American Ships
Naval And Military Intelligence
Roman Catholic Church Of St. Thomas Of Canterbury, At Fulham.
Lancashire Militia Depot
Ancient Arch In St. Benedict’s Church, Cambridge
The French Occupation Of Algeria
The Order Of St. Patrick. - Investiture Of Knights And Grand Banquet In St. Patrick’s Hall, Dublin.
The Hudson’s Bay Company
The British Institution
Mr. Hart, The American Sculptor, And His Inventions.
The Painted Vase Of Darius Found At Canosa.
The Queens Theatre And Opera-House, Edinburgh.
The New House Of Commons
The Desert Route
Imperial Parliament:
-House Of Lords.
-House Of Commons.
-Transportation.
-The Secret Treaty.
The Chinese War - Official Document
“Management” Of The Debt.
Skating In Hyde Park.

Illustrations:
Ferouk Khan, The Persian Ambassador To The Emperor Of The French.
Roman Catholic Church Of St. Thomas Of Canterbury, Fulham.
Ancient Arch In St. Renedict’s Church, Cambridge
Altar-Tomb And Sculpture In Ledbury Church
The Lanscashire Militia New Depot, At Preston
The French Ocupation Of Algeria
-Algerine Women.
-Algiers.
-Café And Divan, Algie.
From A Treaty Of Marriage In China
Street Within The City Walls, Canton
Grand Banquet To The Knights Of St. Patrick, In Dublin Castle.
The New Inland Revenue Office - Statue Just Placed On The New Front Of Somerset-House.
London.
Edinburgh.
Dublin.
The Darius Vase, Found At Canosa.
Figures From The Painted Vase Of Darius:
Combat Of The Greeks And Amazons
The War Of The East Against The West
Procession Of Apollo, Diana, Etc
Darius And His Throne, And Attendants
Satrap Receiving Tributes
Juno And Neptune, And Bellerophon Upon Pegasu.
Sacred Mysteries.
The Queens Theatre And Opera-House, Edinburgh
Vestibule To The Library Of The House Of Commons
Committee-Room, House Of Commons
The Desert Route:
Noonday Shelter.
Wayside Cape.
Skating In Hyde-Park. - Drawn By John Leech.
Fremantle In Western Australia Rottnest Island, The Proposed New Convict Establishment, In The Distance.
King George’s Sound


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' Manchester - View From The Great Hall into The Transept Unpacking The Art Treasures at The Exhibition Building ' Front page engraving - from a photograph by De La Motte (pictured) There is a pencilled part address on the top of this page

' Laying The First Stone of the Liverpool free Library and Museum - Mister W. Brown MP ' and others

' LIverpool - The Free Library and Museum '


Art Treasures Building at Manchester

' End View of the Building ' men at work unpacking crates etc

' Exterior View of the Building and Entrance ' Full page print from engraving shows crowds of people looking at the building with children playing with hoops and sticks, a baby in a pram etc


' The Life Boat of The Tagus Taking Miel a Rope to The Wreck of the MArtin Luther Emigrant Ship ' engraving from a sketch by Lieutenant Cartwirght of the Tagus

' Remains of the Miill at Wolverhampton ( Walsall Street ) AFter The late Boiler Explosion ' a man standing n the ruins of the mill

' Mister and Mrs Henri Drayton's "Entertainment of Illustrated Proverbs" at Regent Street '

' New Sporting Steam Yacht for Prince Halem Pacha ' .

' The Right Hon. The Earl of Zetland - Grand Master of The Freemasons of England And Wales '

'At Glatton in Huntingdonshire - The May Queen and Her Garland '

' Royal Academicians - Gibson - Macdowell - Ross - Roberts - Ward - Frith - Dyce - Knight ' Full page of engravings

' Associate Members of the Royal Academy - Goodall - Pickersgill - Foley - Weekes - Egg - Lane - Hook - Frost ' Full page of engravings - Each has a paragraph devoted to them, found elsewhere in the paper

Chess Problem by EBC of Hoboken


This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include :-

Progress of The Chinese Dispute

Banquet at Southampton to Lord Chief Justice Cockburn

Boiler Explosion at Wolverhampton

Illustrated London New Editorial


Foreign and Colonial News includes:

The War in China with ref. to Mr O. Cleverly

The Insurrection at Sarawak with ref. by Sir James Brooke - the Town of Kuchin - 1250 words apprx

America - USA with mention of Mr Drummond - The4 Dred Scott Case - Hon. Robert J. Walker Governor of Kansas - Hon. Leonidas Shave Dies from Drinking Poisonous Liquors giben him by Men of the Mormon church in Salt Lake City - Brigham Young - Heber C. Kimblal - J. M. Grant - The Late Mr Babbitt of Utah

Settlement of the Neufchatel Quarrel


Death of HRH The Duchess of Gloucester - Princess Mary at Gloucester House - Aunt to her Majesty

The Court - Royal Comings and Goings


Metropolitan News includes:

The Toll Reform Movement

St Marks Hospital

Apothecaries Hall

Sale of the Royal Panopticon .

Accident on the Crystal palace Railway

Daring Burglary in Fleet Street


Notes of the Week

Music - Mademaoiselle Ortolani at Her Majesty's Theatre

National Sports

The Weather - Meteorological Observations at teh Cambridge Observatory

Death of John Macgregor Esq lat MP for Glasgow at Boulogne - Born Stornoway

Epitome of News Foreign and Domestic - Snippets of News

Monetary Transactions of the Week

The Markets

London Gazette - Bankrupts

Births Marriages and Deaths

Grand Masonic Festival at The Freemasons Tavern Great Queen Street

Adverts of the Day

The New parliament with mention of Lord Althorp - Lord Ashley - Mr Serjeant Kinglake - James Bell - Mr Bright - Mr Charles Gilpin - Mr Hanbury - Father Mathew - Sir J. S .Trelawney - Mr Slaney

SIr Joshua Rowe Jamaica Legislative Council .

The Russian Railway Scene


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The Rothschild Wedding Jewellery Ilst - ' Fringe of Diamonds - Bandeau of Diamonds and Oriental Pearls '

' Opening of the Barnsley Branch Railway: The Procession Entering The Regent Street Station '

' The Lund Hill Colliery Explosion: Mouth of the Downcast Shaft ' Lundhill near Wombwell Barnsley

' Chess Problem by AZBY '

' Quintin Metsys The Blacksmith of Antwerp - The Portrait '

' Quintin Metys '

' Gerhard Douw's Portrait of Himself '

' Landscape and Hawking Party Painted by Berghem in the Bridgewater Gallery '

' Christ on the Banks of the Jordan Painted by Murillo '

' The Grand Altar of the Cathedral of Seville Painted by David Roberts RA '

Supplement Pages ' The Debate in the House of Commons on the China Question - The Opposition Tellers, Mr Cobden and Mr Milner Gibson, Reading The Result of the Division ' Front page engraving with a four page (eight sides) supplement detailing the debate in parliament on the War with China or the Opium War

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Also articles (no engravings unless listed above) including :-

Foreign and Colonial News - France - Peace With Persia - The War in China - Panic At Hong Kong and Whampoa - The Chinese Proclamation of War (with reference to the closing of the opium markets) - The Chinese Rebellion - Great Alarm at Singapore - The War in Circassia - America

State of Affairs at Canton - A letter to the Editor of the Illustrated London News from Peter Nemo

The Weather Meteorological Observations at The Cambridge and Kew Observatory

Obituary of Eminent Persons includes Sir Godwin Philipps Laugharne Philipps of Picton Castle Pembroke died at St Davids - - - Sir Compton Domville of Templegue and Santry House, County Dublin died at his mansion 5 Grosvenor Square - - - Lieut. Colonel George Grenville Malet E.I.C.S. was killed at the capture of Bushire

The Will of the Right Hon. Nathaniel Baron Scarsdale

The Victoria with a "list of names of those upon whom this most enviable honour had been conferred and the ground on which each was selected as worthies, among so many brave men of the honour conferred upon him: "

The Illustrated London News - Approaching Dissolution of Parliament - Horrible Atrocities in China and also the contents of the letter sent by Wal George Dickson MD

Metropolitan News includes Free Emigration to The Colonies - The Royal British Bank - Prevention of Pitting i Smallpox

National Sports

Railways in Russia

Marriage in the Rothschild Family, Gunnersbury Park, Middlesex Mr Ottley's Lecture on Painting

Imperial Parliament - The House of Lords and The House of Commons - The War in China - Adjourned Debate on China - The Divorce and Matrimonial Bill - Ministerial Statement


The Court at Buckingham Palace, Windsor etc

Monetary Transactions of the Week

The Markets


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' Mormon Temple in Course of Erection in Great Salt Lake City Utah Territory US '

'..."The Great Sea Serpent" Seen at the Entrance of Table Bay '

' Tomb of Gilbert Abbott A'Beckett in Highgate Cemetery '

' Ascot Race Prize Plate - The Queens Vase - - - the Ascot Cup - - - The Royal Hunt Cup '

' Plan of the Handel Festival Orchestra at The Crystal Palace '

' Antelope Hunting With The Leopard in India '

' Partridge Hawking in India '

' The Great Eastern Steam Ship 22500 Tons - draw by Edwin Weedon ' a wonderful double page print from engraving

' The Corridor or Roman Gallery, British Museum '

'Roman Pavement Discovered in Birchin Lane ' - - - ' Carved doorway, Old Ship Tavern, Water Lane, Billingsgate ' - - - ' '

' The Great Eastern Steamship - Upper Deck Plan - - - Section Showing Coal Bunkers and Saloon - - - Midship Section and Paddle Engines - - - After Section and Screw Engines - - - Longitudinal Section ' a full page engraved plan of this famous ship


Also articles (no engravings unless listed above) including :-
Drawingroom Miseries

Foreign and Colonial News - France - Belgium - Spain - Neufchatel - Austria - Sardinia - The Papal States - The Neapolitan Concordat - Sweden - Turkey - The Principalities - Persia - India - China - United States - Mexico - Canada - Cape of Good Hope - Australia

Imperial Parliament - The House of Lords and The House of Commons' includes The Sale of Beer Bill - The Duchy of Lancaster - etc


Court' at Buckingham Palace, Windsor Castle etc

' The Illustrated London News ' editorial

' Treatment of Lunatics in Scotland

Metropolitan News includes The Nautilus Diving Bell - Charge of Shooting with Inteen to Murder, W. Moyce, Gardener of George St Bromeoly charged with shooting at Mr John Hickmott, Builder in the Mile-end Road

Man Stalking - Francs-Juges

Country News includes Fatal Railway Accident near Bradford of a plate layer named Benson aged 62 and more

Mormon Temple in Salt Lake City with reference to Brigham Young

Monetary Transactions of the wWeek includes the Gold and Silver Markets etc

The Markets

The New Parliament. List of Places Represented and the Names of the Members of the New House of Commons - Ireland

The Monster Ship at Millwall - The Great Eastern

Mineral Statistics


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'The Screw Engines of The Great Eastern Steam Ship by James Watt and Co. ' front page


The St John River in Fredericton New Brunswick

' An Ice Heap Formed near The Officers Barracks at Fredericton '

' Front of a house Destroyed by Ice at Fredericton ' .

' Storehouse Carried Away by the Ice at The York Hotel at Fredericton '

' Destruction of a House by the Ice at Upper End of Fredericton '

Double page


' Their Royal Highnesses Prince Frederick William of Prussia and The Princess Royal of England ' full page print from engraving

Orselina Switzerland - ' Lago Maggiore ' a beautiful full page print from engraving showing a view of The Convent of La Madonna Del Sasso above Locarno


The New Parliament

' Mr patrick McMahon MP for Wexford Co. '

' Mr G. W. P. Bentinck MP for Norfolk W. '

' Sir John Villiers Shelley MP for Westminster '

' Right hon. Lord John Manners MP for Leicestershire N. '

' Major General Windham CB MP for Norfolk E. '

' Lieutenant Colonel W. H. Sykes FRS MP for Aberdeen '

' Mr J. G. Dodson MP for Sussex E. '

' Mr james Wyld MP for Bodmin ' .

' Mr E. G. Salisbury MP for Chester '

Full page - engravings of each MP taken from photographs by John Watkins and Myall


At Her Majestys Theatre - Scene from" Lucia di Lammermoor " ...' showing Mlle Piccolomini and M. Giuglini

' At Her Majestys Theatre - Scene from the New Ballet of " ACalista " ...' showing Madame Perea Nena the Celebrated Spanish Dancer and M. Baratti

' Marble Statue \mirl of Queen Victoria in Peel Park Salford by the Sculptor M. Noble '

'Leicester and Hitchin Railway - The Railway Station at Kettering '

The War in Persia - ' Interior of the Centre Fort off Mohammerah ' info. Khorramshahr

' Part of the Inside of the North Fort off Mohammerah after the Action '


This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include :-


The British Bank Conspirators

Screw Engines of the Great Eastern Manufactured by Messrs James Watt and Co.

Naval and Military Intelligence

Foreign and Colonial News

Obituary of Eminent Persons inlcude General Sir James Macdonnell KCB - - - Major General Mathias Everard CB and KH died at his residence at Southsea - - - Lady Ashburton The Right Hon. Harriet Mary Baring died at Paris - - - The Right Hon. Lord William Fitzroy Admiral of the White and Knight Commander of the Bath died at East Sheen - - - John Dixon Esq died at his seat Knells near Carlisle

Imperial parliament includes - Shipping Dues at Dublin - - - Maynooth College - - - Fraudelent Breaches of Trust - - - Winding Up of Joint Stock Companies - - - Divorce and Matrimonial Causes Bil - - - Minister Money

Illustrated London New Editorial includes the Betrothal of Victoria the Princess Royal - - - Mr Disraeli

Country News includes Mr Macdougall of the Royal Tartan Warehouse - - - A Strike for Higher Wages at Liverpool - - - Another Bank Defaulter Mr Henry Salmon - - - Lundhill Colliery Explosion

Metropolitan News in cludes The Royal Literary Fund - - - Peace Society Meeting at Finsbury Chapel Mr Charles Hindley in the Chair - - - Brompton Consumption Hospital - - - Beating parish Bounds

The Toll Reform Movement - Deputation to Lord palmerston .

The Weather - Meteorological Observations at the Cambridge observatory ...

The Announcement of the Betrothal of Prince Frederick William of Prussia with Victoria Princess Royal of England by the high Chamberlaine of the King, General Field Marshal Count Dohna in Berlin

On the Transfre of Land. To the Rt.Hon. the Viscount Palmerston KG - a letter from Alexander Rainy

Sardinian Antiquities at the Adelaide Rooms West Strand

Mutiny of Native Troops in India

Epitome of News Foreign an Domestic - Snippets of News


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price sixpence stamped three Half Penny edition. It features prints from engravings (often with descriptive articles) including:

'The British Consulate at Greytown'

'The Slave Schooner at Port Royal'

'Group of Slaves on The Parade, Fort Augusta'

'Sleeping Position of Slaves in The Pack'

'Slaves at Fort Augusta'

'Slaves Packed Below and on Deck'

'The Late Mr Douglas Jerrold'

'Scene at The Late Fire at The Camden Town Goods Station of the London and North Western Railway ' Full page engraving showing terrified horses

A view entitled 'Ancaster on the Boston Sleaford and Midland Counties Railway' a shepherd with his sheep on the outskirts of the village with the church and a row of houses in the distance. Pretty engraving

'The Evening Hour painted by Carl Haag in the exhibition of the Society of Painters' A boy, goat herd, playing the Calabrian pipes

'Gipsies at Twilight painted by G. Dodgson'

'At The Fountain by F. W. Topham' a spanish scene

'Winter Sheep Feeding by E. Duncan' Wonderful full page engraving

'Waiting For The Verdict by A. Solomon' a family awaiting a verdict on a father. Full page engraving

'Milan Cathedral by Samuel Read' Interior. Full page

'A Scene at a Ghaut on The Banks of The Ganges '

'Sketching From Nature by W. Hemsley' a wandering artist sketching in a village watched by children

'Highland Sports: Deer Stalking painted by T. W. Bottomley'

'Blackberry Dell by H. Jutsum' a riverside scene of a family blackberrying

'Love Lightens Labour by J. H. Mole' a scottish highland scene of a couple, the man in a kilt.

'The Old Bridge at Dolwyddelan by J. J. Jenkins' in Snowdonia Wales

'Acts of Bravery During the Late War: Gerald Graham Lieut. Gallantly Bringing in Wounded Men - - - Private Macgregor Having Crossed The Open In Broad Daylight Dislodged Two Russians from The Rifle Pits' - - - Private Alexander Wright Gallantly Repelling a Sortie, 22 March 1855' - - - Corporal John Ross Intrepidly Ascertaing the Evacuation of the Redan' - - - Sergeant McWheeney Digging With His Bayonet a Cover For His Wounded Comrade, Corporal Courtney - - - Brevet Major G. L. Goodlake Surprising the Enemys Picket at Windmill Ravine' All on one full page surrounded by a colour decorative border, small tearr to border easily repaired.

Victoria Cross The New Order of Valour For The Navy: 'Boatswains Mate John Sullivan Deliberately Placing a Flag Under a Heavy Fire, April 10 1855' - - - 'Commander John Bythesea and Stoker W. Johnstone Seizing The Russian Mail and Despatches' - - - Lieut RMA G. D. Dowell Rescuing under a Heavy Fire, The Crew of a Rocket Boat' - - - Commander G. F. Day Reconnoitering The Enemys Vessels in The Straits of Genitchi' - - - Boatswain Joseph Killaway Made Prisoner by The Russians While Attempting To Bring in Mr Odevaine' - - - Lieutenant W. N. W. Hewett Refusing to Spike the Gun in the Lancaster Battery' All on one full page with a decorated colour border

Acts of Bravery During the War: 'Commander Cecil W. Buckley and Boatswain Henry Cooper Firing The Russian Stores at Genitchi' - - - Thomas Reeve, James Gorman and Mark Scholefield, Repelling an Attack With The Guns of The Disabled Soldiers at Inkerman' - - - Brevet Major R. J. Lindsay At The Battle of the Alma' - - - 'RMA Thomas Wilkinson Placing Sand Bags to Repair Damages, under a Galling Fire' - - - 'Lieutenant Luke Connor, (when Sergeant) Taking the Colours From Lieut Anstruther and Though Severely Wounded, Carrying Them to The End of the Day at Alma' - - - 'Captain William Peel Throwing a Live Shell Over The Parapet' All on one full page with a coloured decorative border. Small tear to border

Victoria Cross The New Order of Valour for the Army: 'Troop Serg. Major John Berryman Refusing to Leave Captain Webb at Balaklava ' - - - 'Private W. Norman Bringing in Single Handeed Two Russian prisoners' - - - Ser. MAjor John Grieve Saving the Life of an Officer at Balaklava' - - - 'Private Thomas Beach at Inkeerman Rescuing Colonel Carpenter' - - - Brevet Major C. H. Lumley in The Redan Engaged With Three Russian Gunners' - - - 'Major F. C. Felton Working in the Trenches Under a Heavy Fire' All on one full page with coloured decorative borders and the Victoria Cross in colour. Small tear to border.

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Also articles (no engravings) including:
'The Crowning Grace of The War

'Naval and Military Intelligence

'American Officers and Marines of the United States Frigate Susquehanna '

'The Court at Windsor'

'Capture of a Slaver'

'Metropolitan News'

'Naval and Military Intelligence'

'On The Crustacean Delicacies of the Table' with reference to Lobster - River & Sea Crayfish - Crab - Grubbin or Crabbin - Shrimp - The Prawn and more'

Obituary of Eminent Persons includes The Right Hon. Elizabeth Maria Viscountess Gage died of Apoplexy - - - Eliza, The Hon. Mrs Dawson Damer - - - Lieut General Sir William Lewis Herries CB KCH - - - Lieut Colonel Thomas Best Jervis - - - Rear Admiral Donatus Henchy O'Brien at his seat in Hertfordshire - - - Charles Edmund Rumbold Esq of Preston Candover, Hants died at his residence 5 Percival Terrace, Brighton - - - Wiliam Hammond esq of Camden Road Villas and Scottsyard London and Exning Grove Suffolk - - - The Rev Richard Webster Huntley AM of Boxwell Court, Gloucestershire - - - thomas egh Esq of Lyme Park in the county of Chester and of Haydock Lodge and Golborne park, Lancaster died at Milford Lodge, Lymington Hants - - - Edward Prentis Henslowe Esq '

'The French Military War Medal'

'The Victoria Cross'

'The Legion of Honour'

'Imperial Parliament'

'Country News'


July to Dec

Distribution of the 'New Order of Valour' Victoria Cross Double page Hyde Park also single page

Chow Chow Hong Kong

Manchester

Delhi (many views)

Buckingham Palace

Tynwald Isle of Man

Hareem Bosphorus

Hong Kong views

Alton Towers (moderate foxing)

Double PageNew Foreign Office London

Prize cattle and horse

Laying foundation stone new Houses of Assembly Wellington New Zealand

War Office Double Page

The Louvre Paris Double Page

Steam Ploughing Louth fields Lincolnshire

Lake Como

Double Colour Page art print young girls with fruit (closed tears to margins)

Halifax

Pitmans Lunch Seaham Hall

Great Crumlin Viaduct on the Newport Abergavenny and Herford Railway double page

Indian Mutiny

Nigara Falls

King of Delhi

Naval Uniform all officer ranks

Gnoll College Neath

Anchor Testing Woolwich Dockyard

Manilla

St Leger Winner Doncaster

Scarborough Beach

Execution of Mutineers Peshawur 2 pages

Many ships

Penzance Regatta

Lucknow

Decorated Elephants

Phillipine Native Infantry uniforms

Brighton Shipwreck

ElephantsProcession Double Page

Cesarewitch

Some full page art plates

Newcastle Upon Tyne dock

Great Eastern steamship Double Page

Dr Livingstones Missionary Travels and Researchesin South Africa 7 big game hunting scenes on two pages

Cambridgeshire Winner

River Ganges

Map of India showing al kingdoms,principle rivers,bays gulfs and the 184 principal cities towns and forts

Millitary Execution Bombay (blowing away from canon guns!)

River Ganges Full page colour

Peshawar Full page colour

Delhi Street Full page colour

Benares and river Full page colour

House of Commons members taking oaths

Division Lobby

Double Page Map of India showing chronological acquisition by Britain and distances between principal towns (special!)

Christmas Supplement 2 full page colour plates,one double colour plate(with two closed tears to margin

Double Page hunting print byJohn Leech


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'The Educational Collections in The South Kensington Museum'

'The Dames Absence Painte by A. Rankley ' Fullpage

The Gallery of Modern Painters, Art Treasures Exhibition, Manchester'

'the Prayer Painted By Edward Frere '

'Henley Regatta - Grand Challenge Cup Match, London and Oxford'

Distribution of the Victoria Cross, The New Order of Valour by Her Majesty In Hyde Park' there are two halves to this engraving on different pages, this is the way the paper had been bound

- © (copyright) - Sleekburn Prints 2004 - 2007
This second part of the description features items of news but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include :-

The Mutiny in India'

'Foreign and Colonial News'

'Imperial Parliament'

'Distribution of The Victoia Cross' with a complete list of the officers and men who received the Cross 'India, Mutiny of Native Troops and Massacre of Europeans' with a list as far as could be ascertained of those who were killed at Meerut


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Inner pages shows the Royal Procession Passing the Infirmary as part of Her Majesty's Visit, the plan of the attack on Mohammerah...the Persian War, the Triumphal Arch at Stretford, Manchester and at Albert-Bridge, Manchester, a picture of Klinkerfues' Comet on June 25, 1857

The back cover has classified ads. July 25th

cover has a picture of the Conservatory, Alton Towers.

Inner pages consist of engravings of Her Majesty Laying the Musjid, or Great Mosque of Delhi, and several pictures of the people and buildings of China.#


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price sixpence.It features prints from engravings (often with descriptive articles) including:

'Mrs beecher Stowe, Bust in Marble by GMiss S. Durant at the Royal Academy' - - - 'Wiliam The Conqueror modelled by H. H. Armstead at the Royal Academy'

'The Mutiny in India: Lahore Gate of The Palace at Delhi '

'Sudjer Jungs Mausoleum in Delhi'

'Bridge at Delhi Leading to The Palace of the Mogul, From the Agra Road'

'The Jumna Musjid of Delhi'

Pembroke Dock Royal Regatta 'The Start For the Prince of Wales Cup' Yachts named

The Emmet Winning The Prince of Wales Cup'

'The Tynwald court Isle of Man: The Reading of the New Acts' Tynwald Hill

'Shakspeares Play of The Tempest at The Princess' Theatre: Scene the Last'

'The Bosphorus: Lights of the Hareem'

'Boatmen of the Bosphorus' - 'The Sweet Waters'

'The Bosphorus: Going Out Shopping and A Morning Drive'

'Titians Schoolmaster painted by Moroni' Full page engraving

'Sketches from China: Chinese Sampans in The Harbour of Hong Kong

'Sketching in China'

'The Water of The Serpentine in Hyde Park' Two samples of water magnified 75 & the remainder 200, Diameters. Ref to Cyclopss quadricornis - Anguilla fluviatillis - Navicula - Surirella - Oscillatoria - Actinophrys Brown lenticular moving bodies - Monads and much more

'The " Fox " Arctic Discovery Vessel Sent by lady Franklin in Search of the Missing Expedition'

'Chess'
Also articles (no engravings) including:
'The Indian Rebellion'

'Foreign and Colonial News'

'Epitome of News, Foreign and Domestic'

'Imperial Parliament'

The Court at Osborne etc'

'Obituary of Eminent Persons includes

'Metropolitan News'

'The Court at Windsor etc'

'Music includes theItalian Opera Season at Dublin'

'The Theatres with refernece to The Olympic, The Adelphi, The Standard and Sadlers Wells'

'Country News'

'Mutiny in India'

'National Sports with reference to General Anson and Mr Stanlake Batson of the Jockey Club'

'The Bosphorus'

'Hymn to the Divinity from the Turkish' - - - 'Hymn to Mahomet from The Turkish'

' India Rubber '

'Crustacean Delicacies of the Table' with reference to Lobster Crawfish Shrimp Prawn etc

'The Decline of Spain'

'Oude and its Royal Family'

'The Mutiny in India: Summary of th Mutiny, Barrackpore, Lucknow and Oude, Meerut etc'

Pollution of Water in the Serpentine in Hyde Park with results


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Three Lions attempting to drag down a Buffalo, as seen by Mr Oswell and Major Vardon

Reception of the mission by Shinte

Boat capsized by a Hippopotamus robbed of her young

The travelling procession interrupted

The Lord Mayor Elect, The Rt Hon Sir Robert Walter carden MP from a photograph by Mayall

Remains of Hawarden Church, sketched after the recent fire - half page

Bow of the Leviathan ( Great Eastern) Steam Ship, during time of building - full page

Major Henry Tombs

Sir William Gore Ouseley

Odd Trick, The winner of the Cambridgeshire stakes at Newmarket 1857 - half page

The Great Eastern Steam-ship

Dr Livingstone expedition

The Indian Mutiny - a list of casualties

The King of Delhi

The New Lord Mayor

Obituary of eminent persons including :- General Cavaignac - Major Warburton - James Morrison of Basildon Park

Robbery and suspected murder in Essex ( near Halstead)

Sir W G ouseley, special minister to Central America


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A fifteen page (30 sides) issue, a stamped edition of The Illustrated London News dated 28 November 1857 price fivepence. Including the India Supplement. It features prints from engravings (often with descriptive articles) including:

'colonel Inglis, The commandant at Lucknow; and Mrs Inglis and Family'

'Execution at Bombay of a Mutinous Havildar and Sepoy By Blowing From Guns'

'Presents from The Kings of Siam to Queen Victoria' Full page engraving showing Royal Crown of Gold, Enamel, Diamonds amnd Rubies - - Jewelled Star - Golden Girdle sutdded with Jewels - - Gold Ring set with diamonds, rubies, carbuncles, catseyes etc - - A Gold and Enamel Basin for Washing - - A Tea Cup and Saucer of gold and Enamel - - Tea Equipage and Tray of Gold - - Opal basins - - Bronze Kettle ornamented with gold with an Ivory handle - - Embroidered Banner of Red, Black and Gold - - A State Staff with a boss of white goats hair - - Two Species of Arms with deadly looking blades beautifully ornamented - - A Gigantic Umbrella held over Royalty

'Sketches in Manilla: Marriage Procession in Manilla'

'Football in Manilla'

'Chess'

India 'The Nawab of Morshedabad at Prayer'

'The Rutt Jatthra, A Hindoo festival Held at Juggernauth in Orissa, From a Native Drawing' Wonderful full page engraving

'A Swinging Festival in India' Full page engraving

'Vegetable Bazaar in Sirinagur, Cashmere' from a Drawing by Mr W. Carpenter Jun.

'Nawabs Durbar and Reception of the English Resident at Morshedabad'

'Street in Sirinagur, Cashmere'

'Entrance GBateway to the Taje Mahal near Agra ' ( Taj Mahal )

Sketches in India from Native Drawings - 'Native Trooper and His Groom' - - - 'Pipe Attendant' - - - 'Harbee Nawab and Attendants, Elephant Prince' - - - 'Bullock Cart for Removing Luggage' - - - 'Duftoree or Native Office Keeper' - - - 'Native Kings Carriage' Engravings all on one full page

Sketches in India from Native Drawings - 'The Ex King of Oude ( Lucknow ) ' - - - 'The Ex Queen of Oude ( Lucknow ) ' - - - 'Rajah Odetnuraan of Benares '

'The Queen of Nepaul' These last four are particularly beautiful engravings - - - 'Fortress of Gwawior '

'The Storming of Delhi, The Cashmere Gate' Full page

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Also articles (no engravings unless listed above) including:
'India'

'Foreign and Colonial News'

'Notes of The Week'

' The Mutiny in India '

'Obituary of Eminent Persons includes The Right Hon. Frances Maria lady Newborough died at Lynn Court House, Torquay - - - The Right Hon. george Augustus Frederick Percy Sydney Smythe Lord Strangford died at Bradgate park, the Earl of Stamfords seat near Leicester - - - vice Admiral William Fitzwilliam Owne died at St Johns, New Brunswick - - - Lieut. Colonel Ross died in the prime of life at Leia after a few hours ilness - - - Captain Donald Macdonald fell at Meerut on the outbreak of the mutiny ( India ) - - - Captain John Moore HM 32nd Reg. age 32 a victim of the treachery of Nana Sahib and also his wife, Caroline who was slaughtered in the Assembly Rooms at Cawnpore - - - The Rev Philip Bliss DCL at St Marys Hall, Oxford - - - Thomas Beaumont Bewes Esq once MP for Plymouth died at his residence, Beaumont near Plymouth - - - George Harris Esq died at Venice aged 40'

'The Weather - Meteorological bservations at The Cambridge Observatory'

'The Military Execution at Bombay'

'Notes of the Week'

'The Court' the royal family at Windsor etc

'Metropolitan News' includes Toll Reform - - Metropolitan Board of Works - - The Seepshanks Collection'

'Our Indian Generals - - General Sir Henry Somerset KCB - - General Sir Patrick Grant KCB - - General Outram, Sir James Outram GCB - - General Van Cortlandt, CB - - General Havelock CB - - General Chamberlain CB - - Brigadier General John Jacob CB - - Brigadier General Herbert Benjamin Edwardes - - Major General Charles Ashe Windham CB - - Major General Sir Hugh Henry Rose KCB'

'Losses and Suffering of The French Troops in the Crimea

'Naval and Military Intelligence'

'Monetary Transactions of the Week from Our City Correspondent'

'The Markets '

'National Sports'

History of the British Empire in India ' over eight sides


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'Near Delhi: Tomb of The Emperor Humayon, Where the Two Sons and Grandson of the King of Delhi Were concealed' 'The Late Brigadier General Nicholson'

'Attack on Delhi'

'Fashions for December'

'Belfry in The Clock Tower of The New Houses of Parliament'

'Scaffolding For Raising The Quarter Bells in The clock Tower of the New Houses of Parliament'

'Members of the House of Commons Taking the Oaths'

Tthe Division Lobby, Hose of Commons: Taking the Votes'

Large Pull Out Engraving 'Map of India' measures 19"x13.75". It has a Chronological Table of the Acquisitions of the British in India

'Chess'

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Also articles (no engravings) including:
'The Session' Parliament

'Foreign and colonial News'

' The Court at Buckingham palace'

'Naval and Military Intelligence'

'Notes of the Week'

'Metropolitan News'

'The Weather'

'Charles Mackay in America'

'The Mormon Difficulty in The United States'

'The Mutiny in India'

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