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The Peace, Plenipotentiaries - from a photograph by Mayer Pierson of Paris

Visit of her majesty to the camp at Aldershott - half page

Her majesty reviewing the troops at Aldershott - Half page

Presentation to viscountess Dungannon in Victoria Hall Belfast - from a photograph by Glyde of Belfast - Half page

The Common Hall on Corporation reform in Guildhall - half page

Her Majesty's gun boat Flying Fish - Full page

Grand Fete at the Hotel de Ville Paris in honour of the Peace Plenipotentiaries - half page

Fireworks building for the peace celebration in Hyde Park - Half page

Mr Francis Petit smith first practical introducer of the screw propeller

Thorn Fort Milford Haven

Opening of South Wales extension railways to Milford Haven - half page

The band of the Royal Horseguards Blue, Playing in Kensington gardens - Full page

The grand Naval Review - Yachts taking out passengers to view the fleet sketched from Southsea common - Full page

The grand naval review Supplement to the Illustrated London news - Half page

Plan of Spithead showing the proposed evolutions of the fleet - Full page

The fleet from the South sketched by J W Carmichael - half page

Main deck of the Blenheim - sketched by Carmichael - Half page

Getting under way and manning the yards - Full page

The grand naval review Liberty men going on shore - Full page

James Gate Portsmouth - Liberty men returning - Half page

Gun boats attacking Southsea castle sketched by E Weedon - Half page

Light draught gun boats of the White division of the flotilla - sketched by E Weedon - Half page

Southsea castle towards Portsmouth - Half page (printing crease to this image, )

The grand naval review - Excursionists going to view the fleet - scene on 'the hard' - Full page

Waterspout in Oxford (small)

The grand naval review - excursionists on the floating bridge at Portsea - Full page

A Picnic In The Baltic - full page from a drawing by J W Carmichael

The Royal Mail Clipper Schomberg

A Greek or Crimean Tomb (small)

Words and Music to : FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE - Full page music score

Countryside scene with horses - entitled 'very polite' - Full page, drawn by John Leech

The Hay Field painted by J J Hill & Simon & Iphigenia by F Underhill - both Half Page

The Brook by George Chester - Half page

The sea scape by A Clint - Half page

New Uniform of the Coldstream guards - Major, Night sentry, Drummer, Barrack Guard, Drum Major, Colour sergeant, Drill Sergeant Night sentry - Full page

The Spring Meeting Before Sebastopol, The First Jump, Second Race - Full page

Monument to Captain Nolan at Maidstone

Monument to Captain Butler and his 2 Brothers at ThomasTown

Monument to Lt Ousely RN at Kiel

The Great Cemetery at Woking - General view - (almost full page) -

The great Naval review

Obituary of eminent persons including : Count Magawly of Temora - Sir Alexander Burnett, sir E H Lechmere - Sir William Symonds - Joseph Neeld esq of grittleton WiltsThe london corporation bill

Meteorological observations at the Highfield House observatory near nottingham

The Peace rejoicings

House of commons

Exhibitionof new society of painters

The fort at Thorn Island

Fashions for the month

Income and property tax

correspondence

Mr Ferguson's System of Fortifications - The Defence of Portsmouth

Greek and Crimean Tombs

The Sebastopol Spring Meeting

Picnic in the Baltic

The future of New Holland

Oak felling and Oak Barking

Phrenology applied to painting and sculpture

The travels of Herodotus

The Great Naval Review - The Smith Testimonial Fund


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A Sketch in Madrid Front page (there is a 7cm cut (3 inches) to this page - affecting the text but not the image, and the page is generally a little grubby)

'The Lowestoft Regatta, Match With Lowestoft Lateeners'

'Paris Fashions For August' three designs

'Fete Given at Enville Hall by The Earl of Stamford and Warrington: The Neptune Fountain' - - - 'The Illuminations etc at Jordan Pool'

'Jewelled Ornament Presented to Mdlle Piccolomini'

'His Royal Highness The Duke of Cambridge, Commanding in Chief' Full page engraving

'The Late Toreador Puceta The Insurgent of Madrid '

'A Sketch in Madrid'

'Colonel Lake's Sword of Honour'

'Mrs Mary E. Webb, A Coloured Native of Philadelphia, Reading Uncle toms Cabin in The Hall of Stafford House'

'The Prince of Wales' Yacht Club Challenge Cup'

'Ceremony in the Isle of Man ' at Peel Castle for the Manx fishermen

'Present State of The Clock Tower of The Palace of Parliament, Westminster '

'Museum For The Roman Tesselated pavement at Cirencester'

'The Roman Tesselated pavement at Cirencester'

'colonel Atwell Lake CB'

'Lieut. Col. Teesdale CB'

'Alfred The Great Ordering The Release of the Wife and Family of Haesten' - 'The Goodwood Cup, Prince Arthur Defeating the Giant Orgoglio' - - - 'Morton and Lord Evandale Shooting at The Popinjay'

'The Pleasures of \Yachting drawn by H. K. Brown ( Phiz ) 'The Cave of Fingal Staffa by S. Read'

'Landing at Boulogne'

The River Side drawn by Birkett Foster'

'The Sea Side drawn by H. K. Brown ( Phiz )

'A Malvern Mountaineer' Lady in climbing attire

'Buxton Bath Charity'

'Water Nymphs'

'Chess'

'Please Missus, You Be a Zitting on a Harnitts Nest drawn by James Godwin'

'Ascending The Malvern Hills by H. Weir'

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 Close of the Session

'Foreigtn and Colonial News inlcudes Progress of The Spanish Insurrection - - - Popular Sovereignty in California'

'Country News'

'Metropolitan News'

'Our Mineral Wealth'

'The Court at Osborne'

And more


Boatmen on The Neva' (front Page)

'Silver Inkstand Presented By The British Government to M. Benedetti, Secretary to The Plenipotentiaries at Paris'

'Medal Presented By Her Majesty To The Victoria College Jersey'

'Roman Catholic Church, Poplar'

'The Bellot Memorial at Greenwich'

'HMD Dido in a Hurricane, Off Raieta, Society Islands, Pacific'

'Monster Seen Off The Cape of Good Hope'

'Mr and Mrs W. J. Florence, The Irish Boy and Yankee Gal' a comedy

'Remains of St Johns Gate, Clerkenwell'

' The Virgin With The Bleeding Cheek'

'The Standard of Pleskow, Taken From Peter The Great by TheSwedes in 1700'

'The Red Gate, Moscow, Iluminated on The Morning of The Coronation'

'The Tower of Ivan Veliki, Moscow, Illuminated, on The Night of The Coronation' full page

'Chess'


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 New Russian Circular'

'Foreign And Colonial'

'Wallachia'

'Country News includes Mr Gladstone on Emigration and Colonisation - Mr Disraeli at Buckingham'

'The Belgian Free Trade Congress

........ And more.


The Royal Surrey Gardens Hall - Dinner to the Medal Men of the Crimea Guards ' front page

' Cronstadt - A View From the Gardens of Orenbaum ' a view over the bay - info. Kronstadt Russia - Oranienbaum now Lomonosov

' Miss Nightingale 's Crimean Carriage ' - a type of ambulance designed by Florence Nightingale presumabley

' The Trieste Railway Below the Bollers-Wand - Workmens Chapel ' - info. Semmering Austria

' The Triest Railway - The Kraussel-Klause Viaduct ' - info. Krauselklause Viadukt

' The Italian Gleaner - by Camille Roqueplan ' a round print from engraving showing an italian girl with a goat - with poem


Sketches By The Seaside - Portobello NB (Scotland) - small comical sketches:

The Portobello Coach '

' Enjoying the Sea Breeze ...and a Quiet Flirtation ..'

' Dirt Pies '

' Bathing Time at Portobello '

' Bathers heads '

' The Old Lady That Makes Little Boys Lives a Burden to Them '

' A Crack Swimmer - Dog '

' An Unwarrantable Miel Intrusion '

' Ladies Admiring the View ..'


' Bournemouth ' a lovely print from engraving showing a view of the town and coast from a hill above the sea (approximately three quarters of a page - see scan)

' Crimea Guard - Heroes Past and Present at Surrey Gardens '

' Dinner at Ipswich to Lieutenant Colonel Henry and A. Troop of the Royal Horse Artillery ' soldiers of the Crimea war


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 Reformatory Movement

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

The Late King Louis Philippe - A Royal Author

Recapture of Anapa by the Russians

The Riff Pirates


Obituary :

W. H. Pepys Esq died at Earls Terrace Kensington - a friend of Sir Humphrey Davy

James Bremner Esq Civil Engineer

The Hon Sir William Temple died at Dover Street Piccadilly


Ireland includes Fatal Boat Accident at Barrys Cove near Knockadoon


Provincial Intelligence:

Explosion at Cymmer and The Verdict

Attempt to fire Cefn Colliery at Tythegstone

Fatal Flood at Doncaster

Murder at Bond Street Vaxuhall Rd Liverpool

Spontaneous Combustion at Bedford


Miss ( Florence ) Nightingale 's Crimean Carriage

The Illustrated Times Editorial - The Revolutionists, British and Foreign

Murder of a Soldier by One of His Comrades at Dover

Suicide of a Portrait Painter - Mister George Smart in Bell Court Grays Inn Lane

New Mode of Manufacturing Iron and Steel - Mr Bessemer

Poisoning Cases

Report on Unwholesome Meat

Frightful Death on a Railway in the Chalk Farm Tunnel

The Nightingale Fund

The Shrewsbury Earldom and Estates


The Election in Edinburgh – The Hustings inFront of the Signet Library '

' The Carnival Horse Races at Rome '

' The New Church of Il Santissimo Redentore at Rome ' two engravings – info. designed by an English architect, Mr George G. Wigley

' A Male Bustard Taken Near Hungerford in Berkshire ' engraving of the bird

' The Lawrence Testimonial for Sir henry Montgomery Lawrence for Services in the Punjaub ' a very ornate candelabrum made by Messrs Hunt and Roskell of New Bond St designed by Alfred Brown

Collision in the English Channel Between the Steamers "Mangerton" and "The Josephine Willis" …'

' The Cradle – from a Painting by D. w> Deane '

' Timber Clearing on the Hill Side in Sussex – From a Painting by Henry Jutsum '

' Royal Stagounds – Prosperous – Woodman - Reive – Rigolette – Chanticleer ' engraving from drawings by HarrisonWeir – signed

' Woolwich Marshes – Experiment with Captain Disney's shell ' ' Westminster Abbey – The New Pulpit '

' The New Martell Tower at the Firway of the Thames and Medway '

' A General View of Victoria Docks '

' Dhuleep Sing – from a Collodion by O. g. Rejlander of Wolverhampton ' engraving of an Indian Prince from Lahore

' The Falls of Gersoppa in the Canara District of India ' – info. aka Jog Falls on the Sharavathi River in Shimoga District in Kanara region

' Faustin the Emperor of Hayti In His Coronation Robes '

' The Empress of Hayti In Her Coronation Robes – Adelina '

' Durban in Port Natal – First Sale of Suger in the Market Square ' people named in the engraving are Mr H. Milner JP of Springfield a proprietor and Mr J. B. Miller – Mr Acutt the auctioneer – info. Farewell Square

' The Clasp of St Louis Now in the Museum of the Louvre, Paris ' engraving of the clasp

' Chess Problem by Mr W. Grimshaw '

' Figures Upon a Vase Recently Found at Cumae ( Cuma ) ' – info. North west of Naples Italy

' Vase Recently Found at Cumae '

' Frozen Deck on Board "The Cruiser" in the Gulf of Riga off The Island of Abro ' an unfortunate man being carried below who became covered in ice and frozen stiff …- engraving from a sketch by Lieutenant A. Thrupp Sleekburnc.

' South Park in San Francisco – Grand Manifestation in Homour of the Successes of the Allies in the Crimea ' celebration of the Fall of Sebastopol

The Wensleydale Peerage

Foreign and Colonial News

the Edinburgh Electionwith mention of Mr Black – Bailie Brown Douglas – Sir R. K. Arbuthnot – Sir James Frest – Mr D. MLaren – Sir W. G. Craig – Sir John Dick Lauder

The War in the Crimea – Russian Rejoicings

America with mention of Mr Cass – Mr Clayton - General Walker – Colonel Gilman – Colonel Fry


Obituary of Eminent Persons include

The Hon and Right Rev Hugh Percy the Bishop of Carlisle died at Rose Castle in Cumberland, third son of Algernon Percy

General Sir William Gabriel Davy died at Tracy Park near Bath

Sir Alexander Mackenzie of Coul died at his Residence Kinellan Lodge, Ross-shire

The Rev Charles Eustace

Mrs Eliot wife of Rear Admiral Eliot , daughter of George Baring Esq Miel and granddaughter of Sir Francis Baring

Lady Emily Elizabeth Henry died at 2 Cumberland Terrace Regents Park


Illustrated London News Editorial


Metropolitan News includes:

Grand Banquet to Admrial Sir Edmund Lyons at Mansion House and Several Other Officers Returned from the war

Association in Aid of the Deaf and Dumb

The Lord's Day Observnace Movement with ref. to Lord Palmerston

London and County Joint Stock Banking Company Sleekburnc.

The Omnibus Movement

Fire at the Pavilion Theatre at Whitechapel

Fire at the Premises of Mr I. White a Mahogany and Timber Merchant at Yardley Street, Exmouth St, Clerkenwell

The Case of Dr Vaughan – making a false entry in the registry of the parish of St Matthew of Brixton, concerning the burial of William Raven


Sports

The Telegraph to Australia

Captain Disney 's War Shell

The New Martello Tower off The Spit, Isle of Grain

Music with ref to Madame Goldschmidt-Lind

Hayti – a description of the history of the island and the Coronation of Emperor Faustin

Story of the Siege of Kars


Proclamation of Peace at Trafalgar Square' (front page)

'The Naval Review: The Pivot Ships, Rodney and London drawn by E. Weedon'

'The Naval Review: The Signal For The Gunboat Attack'

'The Naval Review: The Flotilla of Gunboats off The Motherbank drawn by R. Leitch' Wonderful full page print from engraving, the illustration shows the signal for the gunboat attack on Southsea Castle (there is a printing crease which needs ironing out to be able to fully read the title)

'The Naval Review: The Fleet Rounding The Pivot Ships at The Nab, Portsmouth by E. Weedon' Splendid double page (22x16")

'The Naval Review: Dance on Board HMS Caesar, 91, Captain Robb by J. W. Carmichael' Full page. ("Captain John Robb, Whose amiable wife and her young lady friends joined the officers in the gay scene which our artist has depicted"...)

' The Naval Review: Illumination of The Fleet drawn by R. Leitch' Full page. "At nine precisely, a signal rocket was thrown up, when the horizon, which had previously been completely shrouded in darkness, became brilliantly illuminated with blue lights from six miles length of British ships of war. The suddeness gave great effect to the grandeur of the scene"...

'The Naval Review: The Queens Yacht Passing Fort Monckton drawn by S. Read' Full page engraving.

'The Naval Review: The Queen and Royal Family Embarking at Portsmouth sketched by R. Landells' Full page

'The Relics of Nicholas Ferrar' Small - plus his signature

'Chess'

'General Mouravieff, The Captor of Kars'

'Visit of Prince Albert to Colchester: Arrival of His Royal Highness and Staff at Wavenhoe Park'

'State Banquet Given By The Emperor of The French to The Peace Plenipotentiaries, At The Tuileries' Full page

'Another Sea Serpent' Sketches to the editor showing a sea serpent spotted from the ship Imogen. Small

'Paris Fashions' showing bonnets and dresses

'Visit of The Prince of Wales and Prince Alfred to Messrs Day and Son's Lithographic Establishment'

'Peace Ratified and Proclaimed'

'The Public Proclamation of Peace'

'Court Dresses At Her Majesty's Drawing Room'

'Country News' includes Meteorological Observations at the Highfield House Observatory near Nottingham - - - Mormon Emigrants - - - Warning to Grocers

'Foreign and Colonial News'

'Imperial Parliament'

Literature'

' The Court '

Country News


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Return of the Army Works Corps From The Crimea' Front page

the Sandhurst Memorial Shield

Inauguration of The Peace Trophy and The Soutari Monument at The Crystal Palace full page

Angel of the scutari Monument by Marochette at the Crystal Palace

Gerfalcon Striking a Kite by J. Wolf

Ravine in Glen Tilt by W. Bennett

'Market Day by G. B. 'Neil' Full page engraving

'The Testimonial Presented to Dr Hassall on Thursday

'The Right Hon. W. E. Gladstone

'Rugeley, Staffordshire, The High Street and Town Hall

'The Scene From The New Ballet of Les Quatre Saisons at Her Majestys Theatre

'Luna or Selina in Her Car From The Winters Tale

'Elm Tree Blown Down in Hyde Park, May 7th 1856

'Scene of the Late Accident at The City Canal Dock Gates, Blackwall Point

'Opening of The New CHurcyh at The Roman Catholic University, Dublin

'St Lukes Temporary Church, Camden Road, Hollaway

'Testimonial Presented to Mr C. A Sanunders, Great Western Railway

'New Organ For Archbishop Tenisons Chapel, Regent Street

'Map Showing The New Frontier Line between Russia and Turkey, as Settled by The Treaty, March 30th 1856

'Chess

'Gunboats Passing Through The Line of Battle Ships drawn by G. H. Andrews' Wonderful double page engraving

'Patent Steel and Indiarubber Harness Springs' Small

the Italian Difficulty'

'Foreign and Colonial NEws

'Thoughts in Thoroughfares

Obituary of Eminent Persons includes Henry Clutterbuck Esq MD died in Bridge Street, Blackfriars aged 91 - - - John Burgoyne Fenwick Blackett Esq of Wylam Northumberland recently MP for Newcastle on Tyne died at Villeneuve le Roi, Yonne, Champagne, France - - - Charles James Whitley Deans Dundas Esq., Coldstream Guards - - - the Right Hon.Edward Digby DCL Earl Digby, - - - The Reb Alfred Inigo Suckling LLB of Woodton Hall in Norfolk, Rector of Barsham Suffolk - - - Sir William hamilton, Bart of Preston , Co Haddington

'Country News

'The Rugeley Poisoning Cases, Trial of William Palmer' a very large descriptive article

'The Accident at the West India Docks, Limehouse

'Sardinian Note on the Affairs of Italy. Sleekburnc.


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General Williams, The Hero of Kars From a Family Portrait' (front page)

'Balaclava Heights' (front page)

'Destruction of The Docks, Sebastopol' (full page)

'Reading of the News of The Fall of Sebastopol at Ceylon'

'Army Stores (Mr B. D. Stuarts) Fourth Division, Cathcart's Hill, Before Sebastopol' (small tear to page at bottom, slightly affecting engraving, easily repaired)

'State Procession of Her Majesty to Open Parliament' (double page)

'Marriage of Sir Robert Peel and Lady Emily Hay, The Dejeuner in The Waterloo Gallery at Apsley House' (full page)

'The Great Clock Dial of The New Houses of Parliament, Illuminated'

'Opening of The New Corn Exchange at Hull'

'Wreck of The George Lord, off The Isle of Wight'

'The Peers Front, New Palace of Westminster' (full page)

Statue of Lord Somers by W C Marshall

Statue of Lord Mansfield by E H Bailey

Lower waiting Hall, House of Commons - half page

'Kinburn Fort and The Spit of Otchakoll, The Expeditionary Fleet in The Ice'

'Serpents Isle off The Danube'

'Kinburn, The Curacoa and Tribune Steam Frigates and Beagle Gunboat in The ice'

pThe Emperor Alexander II and His Sister Marie Nicolaewna in Their Childhood'

'Sunday Morning Service in The Baltic Fleet'

'The Fourth Division Burial Ground on Cathcart's Hill, Crimea' with a list of the officers buried there

'Syra in The Archipelago'

'Mr Charles Kean as Hamlet'

'The Music Hall to Be Erected inThe Surrey Zoological Gardens'

'Hamlets Grave, Elsinore'

'Fragments of The Black Friars Monastery preserved at The Office of "The Times"...'

'Fragments of St Johns Gate, Clerkenwell'

'The Maison De Gondi, The Original Palace of St. Cloud' France

'Going to The Ferry' by Wouvermans

Esthonia 'Reval at The South Entrance to The Gulf of Finland'

'Mining and Mineralogical exploring Expedition in Greenland: Lead Mine and Cryolite in Arksul Fiord'

'Exterior of a Greenlanders Hut'

' Fiord of Kangerlic, South Greenland, in the Month of August'

'Loss of The Schooner Archuus, Loaded With Silver Lead Ore on The Coast of Greenland'

'Interior of A greenlanders Hut'

'Destruction of A Skin Boat By The Falling of An Iceberg'

'Ruins of Church in the Fiord of Igaliko'

The Approaching Conferences'

'The Peace Conference, The Russian Acceptance, Official Notification'

'The Rugeley Poisoning Case' William Palmer charged with murder

'Country News includes Proposed College of Mining Engineers at Newcastle onTyne - Accidental Poisoning at Dingwall with Monkshood'

'A Pigeon Express. Reception of The News of The Capyure of Sebastopol at Ceylon'

'

'Foreign and Colonial News'

'Imperial Parliament'

Literature'

' The Court '

Country News'

'Obituary of Eminent Persons includes Brigadier William Mayne of The Bengal ARmy, Aide de Camp to the Queen died at Cairo on his way home at the age of 38 - Sir Alexander Mackenzie of Coul died at Coul in Ross-shire - George Buchan Esq of Kellow, Berwickshire'

'State of Feeling in Russia'.

Historical summary of the Russian war Sleekburnc.

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' The Phoros Gate Sebastopol - Sketched by J. A. Crowe ' front page engraving

' Entrance To the Harbour near Fort Nicholas at Sebastopol - Sketched by E. A. Goodall ' front page engraving

' The Twelfth Night Wassail Bowl ' full page print from engraving showing a family scene - info. Wassailing was an old traditional ceremony

' Mr Gordon Cummings South African Entertainment - View on The River Limpopo with a herd of Hippopotami - From a Painting By Richard Leitch ' Sleekburnc.

' The Residence of The Late Mister Samuel Rogers at St James's Place ' info. an english banker and poet of 22 St James's Place

' The J9ordan Epiphany Custom at St Petersburg ' full page print from engraving - "a ceremony held in Commemoration of the baptism of Christ on the 6 Jan in the RIverNeva in Front of ther Imperial Winter Palace ..."

' General Sir Colin Campbell GCB ' of the Crimea - an engraving from a photograph by Mayall of Argyll Place, Regent Street by direction of Queen Victoria

The Crimea - ' Inkerman Mill - The Morning After The Explosion '

' A Scene from " Jack and The Bean Stalk " at the Adelphi ' - showing Miss Wyndham - Mr Garden and Mr C. J. Smith

' The Dover Sailors Sailor Home '

' Stanstead Cottage at Rowlands Castle in Hampshire ' small tear to border on of this engraving - info. Stansted

' The Market in Nasau New Providence in the Bahamas '

' Scene of the Earthquake in Japan - The Sinking of " The Diana " ..'

' The Peninsular and Oriental Navigation Company's new Steam Ship " Pera " ..' a beautiful engraving of the ship in full sail - info. P&O

' Silver Gilt Inkstand for Presentation by Queen Victoria to the King of Siam '

' Centre Piece of the Wilcox and Anderson Services of Plate '


Chile and The Opening of the Railway:

' Opening of the Valparaiso and Santiago Railway - The Train Leaving Valparaiso Station ' Sleekburnc.

' Bridge at Valparaiso '

' Don Manuel Montt the President of Chili '


' The Bombardment of Sveaborg - Officers on the Island of Tona Miola ' view showing Lieutenant James Campbell of Steam Vessel "Lightning" with Admirals Dndas and Seymour ...."

' The Bombardment of Sveaborg - From a Sketch by J. W. Carmichael ' a view showing " Captain Caldwell of HMS Duke of Wellington superinternding the gun boats during the bombardment..."

' Chess Problem by Mr H. Turton '

' Paris Fashions ' includes Velvet Hat Epingle - - Mantle of Velvet - - Gimp Collar - - Chapeau of Velvet - - Dress

' Plan of Lord Beauclerk's Archimedean Subsoil Plough ' small engraving

' English Songs and Melodies - The Dangers - Poetry By Charles Mackay and Miel Air "Castabella " - Music by Sir H. R. Bishop ' music and engravings

' A Russian Padlock ...Now in the Possession of Mister Chubb

' Art - The Bravos painted by Meissonier '

' Art and Liberty Painted by Gallait '

' The Great Tobacco Warehouse at the London Docks ' interior


' Pipe Heads from Ancient Graves in North America '

' Tomahawk Pipe ' - - - ' Ornamented Pipe '

' An Indian Chief with The Pipe of Peace '

' Pipes Dug OUt of the Ruins of Ancient Mexican Cities '



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 Prospects of 1856 Sleekburnc.

The War in the Crimea - Camp Sebastopol 22 Dec 1855

The Recent Occcurrences in Nicaragua


Metropolitan News includes:

The New Omnibus Scheme

Fire at the Princes Tavern in Soho

Further Reduction in the Prices of Food

The Case of the Rev. Dr Vaughan and His Late Sexton


The Liberty of the Subject at Hamburg - Arrest of Mister Julius Campe - apprx. 200 words

Wassailing or Twelfth Night - includes a poem or song

The Late Samuel Rogers

Illustratred London News Editorial

The Revenue - An abstract of the net producde of the UK

The Court - Royal Comings and Goings

Latest Intellignce - The War etc

The Rugeley Murder

The Decline of Handloom Weaving - apprx. 80 words

General Sir Colin Campbell


OBituary of Eminent Persons includes:

Lady Burrard Neale died at Lee in KEnt

Rear Admiral Frederick Jennings Thomas died at his Residence near Southampton

Joseph Dutton Esq died at Burland Hall Cheshire

Josiah Conder Esq., Editor of the Patriot Newspaper died at his residence at St Johns Wood

Thomas Cubitt Esq of Thames Bank and of Belgravia died at his home at Denbies, Dorking - A Metropolitan Builder and Contractor

James Yeckson Esq of the Firm James Yeckson and Co of Gothenburg and London, died at Gothenburg

Michael Vorosmarty The Famous Hungarian Poet Who lived in a Little Village near Pesth ( Budapest )

Count Valerian Krasinski of Poland died in Edinburgh


Christmas Tree in St Mary's Hall Coventry

Market Scene in the Bahamas - "a gay groups of chattering negresses intheir many coloured turban tied kerchiefs with bundance of bandanna, solicit the attention of passers by .... Hi Massa my sweet massa buy beautiful banana!"

Earthquake at Simoda in Japan - info. an account of a tsunami in the harbour of Shimoda in 1854

National Sports

Monetary Transactions of the Week "From Our City Correspondent"

Valparaiso and Santiago Railway

the President of Chili - info. Chile

The Mormons - Latest News from The "Desert News" a weekly newspaper of The Great Salt LAke City - apprx 1000 words with mention of Brigham Young - Heber C. Kemball - Willard Richards - John and Joe Smith - Orson Pratt etc

Hymn to the New Year by E. L. Hervey

A Psalm for New Years Eve

Perfumery - with ref. from "The Art of Perfumery or the Methods of Obtaining the Odours of Plants" by G. W. Septimus Piesse

The Bombardment of Sveaborg - info. Suomenlinna

Memorabilia, Literary, Antiquarian. Scientific and Artistic - P lans of the Battle of Marston Moor, Newbury and Naseby by Sir Frederick Madden

Geology of the Crimea - A Letter to the Editor of the Illustrated London News from William H. Baily of 18a Walcot Place East, Kennington Road dated December 26 1855

The New Law for the Inspection of Coal Mines in Great Britain

Christmas at Holyhead North Wales

Literature

Ancient Pipes and Ancient Smokers


 

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'The Illustrated London News ' For Sale click here 1856 issue ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS 428

……………………. DATED 1856 ……………………

This first part of the description features items which have Images i.e. engravings, sketches and drawings etc (these often have descriptive articles but not always) They include :-

The Late storm at Dover ( front Page)

The Istanbul steam Clipper

Harley house New Road, the residence of the Queen of Oude

The Russian coronation Ceremonies :- The Emperor receiing bread and salt in St George's Hall - full page

The Emperor receiving the congratulations of the ambassadors in the Salle de St Andre

Tattersall's, from an original sketch - full page

The patent elevator and observatory

Patrick Byrne the Irish Harper

Tomb of the rev Lord Augustus Fitzclarence

Clothworker's Hall

Exterior of Clothworker's Hall, Mincing Lane

The New Free Trade Hall Manchester

Medals presented to the members of the Belgian free trade council

The Grammar school ( the School of Sir Isaac Newton) at Grantham, restored

The Rusian coronation - The Crowning of the Emperor in the cathedral of the assumption - full page

The count de Chreptowich, The new Russian Ambassador - from a photograph by John Watkins

The Red Place, Moscow ( Red Square )

Page missing


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 :-

A Chance for London ( notes on proposals for improving ' The ugliest city in the world '

The Equinoctial gales at Dover

The new Government Offices

Residence of the Royal Family of Oude

Blenheim

Obituary : Lord De Freyne, Arthur French of Artagh in the county of Roscommon

The Royal Surrey gardens company

The new National magazine

Representation of Yarmouth

The School of Newton

The new free trade hall at manchester

Tattersalls - The corner

R W Emerson’s speech on Kansas

The Bull-fight at Bayonne (incomplete article)

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January 5th


January 12th


January 19th

price sixpence.

It features articles with prints from engravings including


January 26th


February 2nd

The back cover has a full-page picture of The Peers Front New Palace of Westminster


February 9th

The back cover shows a full-page photograph of "A Paper Hunt--The Find--Before Sebastopol"


February 16th


February 23rd

an engraving of the Results of the Great Blasting Operation at Holyhead, North Wales.

Attack by 600 santhals upon a party of 50 sepoys, 40th regiment native infantry
Hill village in the santhal country
The 45th regiment, native infantry, burning a santhal village and recovering plunder – full page
Seedhoo manghee, chief of that santhal rebels
The santhal rebel, singra
Searching for rebel santhals
The gun-boat flotilla, of ryde, isle of wight
Life peerages – the assistant keeper of the records reading the peerage patent at the bar of the house of lords
Wreck of “ the amelia” on the hermatage rocks jersey
Madame celeste
Mr Peter Cunningham fsa
Exterior of the pavillion theatre, whitechapel
Remians of the pavillion theatre, after the fire
“sandy”, from the crimea, the dog of the sappers and miners
Results of the great blasting operation at holyhead, north wales
Russian guns and bells from sebastopol, just received at woolwich arsenal
The land transport camp before sebastopol – shoeing a refractory mule
Fox hunters regaling in the good old times – by john leech – full page
Fox hunters regaling in the present – by john leech – full page


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'Statue of Dr Benjamin Franklin Just Erected in Boston US'(front page)

sketches at St Petersburg - Postman, Sketched at St Petersburg - General Post Office, St Petersburg - The Acadamy of Fine Arts, St Petersburg - the Admiralty, St Petersburg'

'St. Albans Abbey Church, The Nave Looking East'

'The Order of Release, Painted By J. E. Millais'

'Staircase in The Hall of the Weavers Company - Interior of The Hall of The Weavers company'

'English Songs and Melodies include Farewell to the Woodlands'

'Gun of The Merrimac, United States Steam Frigate''

'The Corn Exchange, Boston' Lincs. The Grand Banquet to Herbert Ingram Esq MP

'Henry Cort' From a Family Picture' Industrialist

'Vengeance, the Winner of The Cesarewitch Stakes, 1856'

'The Chateau Eleanora Louisa Miel, of The Right Hon. Lord Brougham at Cannes'

'Sketches in Sierra Leone: Egg Gu Gu, Itinerant Nedcromancer and Music' - 'Bambooing A House' - 'Interior of Piazza' - 'Freetown, Sierra Leone, Pademba Road'

Sketches in Sierra Leone: 'Waterloo Market' - 'Exterior of a Kitchen' - 'Interior of a Kitchen' - 'Sherbo Village'


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 Western Powers and Naples'

'Foreign and Colonial News includes America, The Presidential Contest'

'Shakspeare and Lord Bacon - Beethoven Rooms, Harley Street'

'Frightful Catastrophe and Loss of Life at The Surrey Gardens' seven killed due to a shout of fire causing panic, a false alarm

''The Court'

' 'National Sports'

'Obituary of Eminent Persons includes The Right Hon. Cornwallis Maude, Lord Hawarden in the Co. of Tipperary - Colonel Frederick George Shewell CB at Guildford - Vice Admiral The Hon Josceline Percy at his seat at Rickmansworth, Herts - Dr Samuel Brown died at Morningside, Edinburgh - Mrs Lee formerly Mrs Bowdich died at Erith author of natural history books

'The New Public Offices and The Westminster Improvements'

A Letter to the Editor from Alfred S. Churchill of Galloway House, Garliestown in reply to a complaint from a correspondant about the entrance fee to Blenheim Palace

'Metropolitan News'

'Naval and Military Intelligence'

'Literature - Glimpses of Life and Manners in Persia By Lady Sheil

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' The Late Heinrich Heine ' German Jewish Romantic writer poet and journalist.

' The Industrious Needlewomen Painted by M. Trayer '

' The Baltic Flying Squadron of 1856 - Falcon Harrier - Samson - Arrogant - - Euryalus - Amphion - Driver - Pylades ' full page showing the sailing ships mentioned

' The Ball Given By The Minister of The United States at the Hotel Du Louvre Paris ' Full page engraving

' The London Tilbury and Southend Railway - The Purfleet Station ' a lovely view taken from a hill overlooking the countryside and harbour

' Southend and Pier '

' Mr William John Broderip ' recently retired from the Magistracy of the Westminster Police Court

' The Manchester Three Horse Omnibus '

' Iron Roadway in London - Cast Iron Pavment, Circular Box - - - Section of Cast Iron Pavement - - - The Patent Cast Iron Pavement as Laid Down in Leadenhall Street '

' Pike Headed Rorqual Whale Taken in the Dart ' in Millbay Creek opposite the Castle at Dartmouth

' Soldiers Reading Room at St Marys Barracks Chatham '

' Altar Picture From a Church In the Crimea '

' Monument to Capt. Audley Lempriere at Newton Valence ' near Alton

' Entertainment to Admiral Dundas on Board HMS Wellington - The Baltic Fleet ' Full page tinted engraving

' The Camden Cup '

' Chess Problem and Chess at the St Georges Club '

' The Saint Chapelle Paris - Restored ' Full page tinted engraving. Small tear, 6cm to left of picture, easily repaired

' Gun Room - Midshipmens Mess, Breakfast, HMS Caesar of The Blatic Fleet ' Full page tinted engraving
Also articles (no engravings unless listed above) including :-
Freedom in Turkey

Foreign and Colonial News includes France - Speech of the French Emperor - The War in the Crimea and The Armistice - America

The Total Destruction of Covent Garden Theatre

' Metropolitan News includes The National Reformatoryh Union - Young Mens Christian Association - Printers Pension Society

The Court at Buckingham Palace etc

Country News with MEteorological Observations at the Highfield House Observatory Near Nottingham - The Tipperary Joint Stock Bank - Ill Health of Mr Bright

Illustrated London NEws editorial

Church, Universities &c

Notes of the Week

Imperial Parliament includes the Crimean Report - Sale and Purchase of Commissions - Abolition of Church Rates - Education - University of Oxford

Music

Theatres

Obituary of Eminent Persons includes Frances Cockburn, Viscountess Valentia at High Beech Essex - - - Sir Henry John Joseph Hunloke Bart., of Wingerworth Derbyshire died in GraftonStreet - - - Eyre Evans Esq of Ash Hill Towers County Limerick

National Sports

Monetary Transactions of the Week

The Markets

art Reform - The Buried Treasures of Hampton Court Palace


March 15th

' Picco ' The Sardinian Minstrel

' The Lord Lieutenant Laying The Foundation Stone of the New Museum at Dublin ' ' The Peace Conference at Paris - Aali Pacha - - Baron de Bourqueney - Count Walewski - Lord Cowley - Count Buol - Earl of Clarencon - Baron Brunnow - Count de Cavour - Count Orloff ' full page

' Ruins of Covent Garden Theatre - Visit of Her Majesty and The Princess Royal ' full page

' Boston Election - Meeting in the Corn Exchange '

' Boston Election - Declaration of the Poll ' in what looks like the town square with the church in the background


Also articles (no engravings unless listed above) including :-
' The New Education Scheme ' with reference to Lord John Russell

'Foreign and Colonial News - France - The Great Kustendjeh Canal - The War in the Crimea - America '

' Country News includes Alleged Poisoning in Lanarkshire, Archibald Rollo and Mary Smith of Blairmuckhill farm Shotts - Seizure of Adulterated Flour at Goole of Messrs Rhodes and Rockett Millers - Daring Escape from York House of Correction, John Lyons - Singular Confirmation of a Dream, a statement in referencre to the Burnopfield Murder, Richard Rayne and John Cain of the Murder of Mr Stirling - Poisoning of a Wife by Strychnine, Harriet Dove the wife of William Dove of Cardigan Place, Burley Leeds '

Chilton Moor Dinner

Illustrated London News Editorial

'Metropolitan News'

' Obituary of Eminent Persons includes Lieut General Sir John Huntr Littler GCB died at Bigadon South Devon - - - General George Wright died at Cheltenham - - - John Renton Campbell Esq of Lamberton and Mordington County Berwick died at Malta aged 41 '


March 22nd

Anniversary dinner of the Royal masonic institution for boys - half page

Her Imperial Majesty The Empress of the French - full page

The Cradle for the Prince Imperial - half page

The layette, or Outfit for the imperial Infant - half page

Chess problem number 631

The Burning of Covent Garden Theatre - Flight of the Masqueraders - full page

The Dulwich college charity meeting at the Adelphi Theatre - half page ( including Mr Charles Dickens)

Scene from the new drama of The Evil Genius at the haymarket Theatre - half page

Launch of the three Iron screw steam vessels at Newcastle on Tyne - full page

Little Gretchen by H Le Jeune - small half page

A Scene suggested by the death of Pompey - painted by T Danby - half page

Sever Weather - Painted by R Ansdell - full page

The Monk from a photograph by Mr lake Price - near full page

From our correspondent painted by W Hemsley - small half page

Lynmouth North Devon - Painted by J Holland - half page

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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 :-

Born in the Purple

The Flying Squadron in the Baltic

The African mails : serious disturbances at cape Coast Castle

Alarming Riots in bernice

Annexation of Oude

The Santhal rebellion renewed

The Late assassination at Berlin ( Herr V Hinkeldey )

Royal visit to Woolwich - return of troops from the Crimea

Obituaries including : George Irby, Lord Boston of Boston Lincolnshire - Sir Francis Cox of Castletown Kilkenny

Birth of Prince Napoleon

A poem called the Fire Spirit ( suggested by the destruction of Covent Garden Theatre

Dulwich college charity meeting

Triple launch at Newcastle

St James's park

A Few words about covent garden theatre ( more like about 1500 words)

The Photographic Society

The American Difficulties ( Clayton Bulwer treaty)


April 12th

' The Gun Boat Flotilla off Portland from a sketch by Lieutenant Montagu O'Reilly '

' The Emperor of the French and Count Orloff proceeding to th eGrand Review in the Champ De Mars '

' The Yarmouth Herry Fishery - The Return of the Boats '

' Sale of Herrings on the Quay at Great Yarmouth '

' The London Season - Going To The Drawing Room ' full page engraving - a lady entering a coach drawn by two horses Sleekburnc.

' New Uniforms of the British Cavalry - 17th Lancers - Royal Horse Guards Blue - 1st Life Guards - 16th Lancers - 3rd Light Dragoons - 6th Dragoon Guards - 2nd Life Guards Royal Horse Artillery - 2nd Dragoons ' full pag eprint from engraving

' Group of Silver and Porcelain - Rarities from The Sibthorpe Collection '

' Museum of Science and Art in Course of Construction on the Kensington Gore Estate '

The Lord Mayor Announcing the Miel Peace, at The Mansion House '

' Scene of the Recent Accident at Cork -Penrose Lane or Square '

' Commencement of the Salisbury and Yeovil Railway - At Gillingham '

' Babylonian Lions Just Received at the Gardens of the Zoological Society in Regents park '

' Wreck of the Chilian Steamer " Cazador "...' - off the Carranza rocks south west of Constitution

'..."The Lily" painted by C. Baxter '

'..." In The Marshes - Morning " Painted by G. A. Williams ' shows windmills, a village and various sails of vessels - as the article states, possibley Wittlesea Mere i nthe Fens

Chess Problem

' Sunday Morning From "The Lump of Gold" By Charles Mackay - Drawn by Samuel Read ' a beautiful full page engraving of a picturesque village street families on the way to church with cottages along one side of the road - Engraved by Edmund Evans Sleekburnc.

' ..."The Mid Day Meal" Painted by H. B. Willis ' the engraving shows a scene in an open field on the coast of Sussex, two working horses and two ploughmen eating lunch

' ..."A Country Churchyard" Painted by Samuel Read ' another fine example of engravings of the time "derived from his inspiration from Grays Elegy"

' Ivory Carvings From Nineveh ' fifteen small engravings

' ..."Noon Day Rest" Painted by Cuyp ' a view of a shepherd with sheep and cattle - windmills in the distance

' ..."The Parish Beadle" Painted by Sir David Wilkie RA '


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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 Supplementary Sittings of the Conference - "what the war has settled, and what the peace has lef unsettled"

Foreign and Colonial News includes France - - - Disturbances in Span - - - The Danubian principalities - - - America - - - The Central American Question

Berangers New Son by Shirley Brooks SleekburnC.

Notes of the Week

Epitome of NEws Foreign and Domestic - Snippets of News

Collision with an Iceberg - One Hundred and Thirty Five Lives Lost off The Banks of Newfoundland - The Packet Ship John Rutledge of New York sailing from Liverpool - The only survivor was " Thomas W. Nye of New Bedford ( Massachusetts ) whose account the subjoined narrative has been taken" - the article is approx. 1300 words

Country News includes Another Suspected Case of Poisoning in Staffordshire, Mrs Ashmall a farmers wif of Ediall, Burntwood - - - The Sunderland Bottlemakers Strike - - - Boiler Explosion at Portsmouth - - - Mister Sadleirs Forgeries Sleekburnc.

Illustrated London News Editorial

The Court - Royal Comings and Goings

Imperial parliament with ref. to The Currnecy - - - Billeting of Soldiers - - - TheOath of Abjuration Bill - - - Education etc

National Sports

Metropolitan News includes Dinner at the Mansion House with Nathaniel Hawthorne American Consul - - - Cambridge Asylum for Soldiers Widows at Kingston Surrey - - - Commemoration of the Battle of Alexandria - - - Whittington Club Anniversary

Monetary Transactions of the Week from Our City Correspondents

The Markets

The London Gazette - includes Appointments at the war Office - - - Bankrupts

Births Marriages and Deaths

Art

Crimea Albert Cuyp - Artist Rural Rides - Sale of Sir Charles Knightley's Herd of Shorthorns


April 19th

'The Crimean Inquiry: Examination oof The Earl of Lucan'

'Large Mortar, Cast at The Vauxhall Foundry, Liverpool'

'Sitting of The Crimean Board of Inquiry, in The Hall of Chelsea Hospital' (full page)

'The Battle of The Alma by Horace Vernet' (full page)

'The Imperial Prince in His Cradle from a photograph taken at the Tuileries, by M. Richebourg'

'The Royal Italian Opera, Lyceum'

Articles (no engravings) include:

Foreign and Colonial News

'Obituary of Emininent Persons includes George Augustus Frederick Cowper, Earl Cowper died suddenly at Maidstone - The Right Hon. George Lionel Dawson Damer, of Came House, Dorsetshire'

'Metropolitan News'

'The Maynooth Grant, Mr Spooners Motion'


May 3rd

'The Naval Review: The Flotilla of Gunboats off The Motherbank drawn by R. Leitch' Wonderful full page, A wonderful view taking in the country side and cottages on the Isle of Wight and the flotilla off the Motherbank in the distance. See picture.

'The Naval Review: Tfhe Fleet Rounding The Pivot Ships at The Nab, Portsmouth by E. Weedon' Splendid double page measuring 555x400mm (22x16")

'The Naval Review: Dance on Board HMS Caesar, 91, Captain Robb by J. W. Carmichael' Full page. "Captain John Robb, Whose amiable wife and her young lady friends joined the officers in the gay scene which our artist has depicted"...

' The Naval Review: Illumination of The Fleet drawn by R. Leitch' Full page. "At nine precisely, a signal rocket was thrown up, when the horizon, which had previously been completely shorouded in darkness, became brilliantly illuminated with blue lights from six miles length of British ships of war. The suddeness gave great effect to the grandeur of the scene"...

'The Naval Review: The Queens Yacht Passing Fort Monckton drawn by S. Read'

'The Naval Review: The Queen and Royal Family Embarking at Portsmouth sketched by R. Landells' Full page

'The Relics of Nixcholas Ferrar' Small

'Chess'

'General Mouravieff, The Captor of Kars'

'Visit of Prince Albert to Colchester: Arrival of His Royal Highness and Staff at Wavenhoe Park'

'State Banquet Given By The Emperor of The French to The Peace Plenipotentiaries, At The Tuileries' Full page

'Another Sea Serpent' Sketches to the editor showing a sea serpent spotted from the ship Imogen. Small

'Paris Fashions' showing bonnets and dresses

'Visit of The Prince of Wales and Prince Alfred to Messrs Day and Son's Lithographic Establishment'


Articles (no engravings) include:

'Peace Ratified and Proclaimed'

'The Public Proclamation of Peace'

'Court Dresses At Her Majesty's Drawing Room'

'Country News'

'Foreign and Colonial News'

'Imperial Parliament'

Literature'

' The Court '

Country News'


May 10th

price tenpence. It features articles with prints from engravings including:

'The Great Naval Review "No Beds" drawn by Phiz ' the plight of the public who had travelled to Portsmouth for the review and the shortage of accomodation.

'The Naval Review "No Beds"...drawn by Phiz '. As above

'The Reading of the Royal Proclamation of Peace at Dublin'

'Tfhe Reading of the Royal Proclamations of Peace and For a Day of Thanksgiving at Edinburgh'

'..."Going a Maying"..' Full page

'Marble Vase, The Chantrey Pedestal, Ariosto's Inkstand, Addison's Writing Table, and Washingtons Coffee Cup, From The Rogers Collection'

'The Late Mr Guthrie FRS'

'Bust of Pope, By Roubilac and Cupid adn Psyche by Flaxman, From the Rogers Collection'

'Sharpham on The Dart, Devon - The Largest Rokery in England'

'The Sitter Viaduct, on The Appenzel Railway' Switzerland

'Sevres Vase Presented to HRH Prince Albert By His Imperial Majesty The Emperor of the French'

'Prime Donne at Her Majestys Theatre' Madame Albertini - Marietta Alboni - Signora Piccolomini

'The Statue Scene from The Winter Tale, At the Princess Theatre'

'.."Eight Hours at The Sea Side" drawn by John Leech. wonderful full page showing a beach scene

'A Dutch East Indiaman Hove Down painted by G. H. Andrews' Sailing Ships

'Castle and Church of St Valerie, Sion, Canton Valais painted by G. C. Stanfield'

'The Highland Shepherd painted by R. Ansdell' The Shepherd in highland dress with his sheep dog

' The Bride by A Solomon' Nearly Full page. Shows a Victorian Bride haveing the finishing touches to her stunning wedding dress

'The Arrest of John Brown, of Ashford, A Lollard and One of The First Martyrs in The Early Part of Henry VIII's Reign by a. Johnston' Full page

' Promenade on Southsea Common' The Naval Review

'The Naval Review: The Queens Yacht Leaving Portsmouth Harbour' Full page


Articles (no engravings) include:

'The Debate on the Peace' - Crimea. With reference to Lord Palmerston, Lord John Russell, Mr Herbert, Mr Gladstone

'Obituary of Eminent Persons includes Mr Richard Maxwell Fox MP of Fox Hall Co. Longford - Wilbraham Egerton Esq of Tatton Park, Cheshire - Elizabeth Caroline Mary, Dowager Lady Wharncliffe died at her house 45, Grosvenor Street - The Hon. Mrs Ryder Burton of Dunstall Priory, Kent'

'Country News includes The Health of Mr Bright - Singular Attempt at Poisoning at Hunmanby - The Scotch Miners Strike etc (Small articles)

'Letter to The Illustrated London News from Lewis Vernet re The Falkland Islands '

'Notices of Inventions by John Bourne'<> 'The Crimea, Despatch From General Codrington'

Letter to the Editor of The Illustrated London News 'How to Make London Clean from Francis Fuller' re. the supply of water (Founder/Trustee Crystal Palace Company. Foundation)

'Mrs Jaspers Say About Womans Rights' a reply to Mrs Dodd'

Literature includes 'Falconry by Francis Henry Solvin and William Brodrick Van Voorst'

'Foreign and Colonial News'

'Imperial Parliament'

Literature'

' The Court '

Country News'


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'Market Day by G. B. 'Neil' Full page engraving

'The Testimonial Presented to Dr Hassall on Thursday

'The Right Hon. W. E. Gladstone

'Rugeley, Staffordshire, The High Street and Town Hall

'The Scene From The New Ballet of Les Quatre Saisons at Her Majestys Theatre

'Luna or Selina in Her Car From The Winters Tale

'Elm Tree Blown Down in Hyde Park, May 7th 1856

'Scene of the Late Accident at The City Canal Dock Gates, Blackwall Point

'Opening of The New CHurcyh at The Roman Catholic University, Dublin

'St Lukes Temporary Church, Camden Road, Hollaway

'Testimonial Presented to Mr C. A Sanunders, Great Western Railway

'New Organ For Archbishop Tenisons Chapel, Regent Street

'Map Showing The New Frontier Line between Russia and Turkey, as Settled by The Treaty, March 30th 1856

'Chess

'Gunboats Passing Through The Line of Battle Ships drawn by G. H. Andrews' Wonderful double page engraving

'Patent Steel and Indiarubber Harness Springs' Small

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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 :-
the Italian Difficulty'

'Foreign and Colonial NEws

'Thoughts in Thoroughfares

Obituary of Eminent Persons includes Henry Clutterbuck Esq MD died in Bridge Street, Blackfriars aged 91 - - - John Burgoyne Fenwick Blackett Esq of Wylam Northumberland recently MP for Newcastle on Tyne died at Villeneuve le Roi, Yonne, Champagne, France - - - Charles James Whitley Deans Dundas Esq., Coldstream Guards - - - the Right Hon.Edward Digby DCL Earl Digby, - - - The Reb Alfred Inigo Suckling LLB of Woodton Hall in Norfolk, Rector of Barsham Suffolk - - - Sir William hamilton, Bart of Preston , Co Haddington

'Country News

'The Rugeley Poisoning Cases, Trial of William Palmer' a very large descriptive article

'The Accident at the West India Docks, Limehouse

'Sardinian Note on the Affairs of Italy


May 24th

Improved London street architecture : No 184 Strand - HP

Picture sale at Messrs Christie and Manton's King street St James's - FP

Additions to the Assyrian sculptures at the British museum full page with 6 images : Pavement slabs from Asshur Bani Pal : Modern Chaldean and ancient Assyrian : The king in his chariot : Wounded lion : Part of the garden

New Naval uniforms - Lieutenant, Captain, Admiral & Midshipman - FP

Royal Thames yach club - The yachts passing Grays showing : Secret, Amazon, Thought and ; Extravaganza - HP

Sunday school jubilee commemoration in the piece hall Halifax from a photograph by Haigh - HP

The poisoning cases at Rugeley - Trial of William Palmer in the central criminal court - HP

The grave of Cook in Rugeley Churchyard -

The post Office Rugeley

Lord Chief justice Campbell

Family grave of the Palmers at Rugeley

Residence of william Palmer at Rugeley - HP

The Talbot arms inn Rugeley - HP

Rugeley sketched from the Railway - HP

Monument to John Wesley to be erected at Epworth

Flying foxes in the gardens of the zoological society regent's park

Plovers

And the prayers of Faith shall save the sick painted by J Phillip - almost FP

The water cart - by Troyon - HP

Loves Labour's lost by F R Pickersgill - HP

Progress of the great ship - Building at Millwall for the Eastern steam navigation company - The great Eastern - Large HP

Reception of the new governor (Kennedy) of Western Australia - HP

Perth Western Australia from Mount Eliza - HP

Also articles (no engravings unless previously mentioned) including :

The new Budget

Obituary of eminent persons including : - Lord Adolphus Fitzclarence

Fatal explosion in woolwich arsenal

News vendors benevolent and provident institution

Metropolitan news including : Female servants home - Health of London - Licensed Victuallers asylum - Society of friends of foreigners in distress - Royal medical benevolent college - The peace society - Public library for Paddington - Royal geographical society

Stoppage of the bands in the parks

Manchester art exhibition

The Rugeley poisoning cases ( 3 or 4 pages on this)

State of Italy

The Austrians in Parma

Stilton cheese - death of Mrs Pick

Sir Robert Peel's Posthumous memoirs

Plovers eggs

Western Australia


May 31st

A fourteen page issue (28 sides) of The Illustrated London News dated 31 May 1856 price tenpence. It features articles with prints from engravings including:

'Peace Illuminations: The Royal Exchange' Full page

"Peace and War" by John Bewl Sculptor'

'Peace Illuminations: The General Post Office'

'Paris Fashions for June' a selection of dresses and bonnets

'The Peace Rejoicings: Hoisting The Royal Standard at The Tower of London'

'Peace Illuminations: East India House'

'Green Park Arch'

'The Te Deum For Peace at St Marys Roman Catholic Church, Moorfields, Cardinal Wiseman Preaching Before The Bishop'

'Temple Erected for The Display of Fireworks inThe Green Park, To Celebrate The Peace of Aix La Chapelle'

'Peace commenmoration, 1814, Temple of Concord in the Green Park'

'Peace Commemoration, 1814, Chinese Pagoda and Bridgbe in St James Parkl'

'Peace Illuminations: The National Gallery' (full page)
Articles (no engravings) include:
'The Peace Rejoicings and THeir Lesson'

'Foreign and colonial News'

'Metropolitan News'

'Trial of William Turner' article incomplete

'Royal Marriage Prospects, Prince Frederic of Prussia'

'Our Institutions - The Hangman'


June 7th

'Right Hon Lord Panmure's ( Minister at War ) Belgrave Square'

The Peace Illumination: The Strand - it shows the office of the Illustrated London News - - Brown's, Kipings, Hosiers and more

'The Peace Commemoration: the Fireworks in Victoria park' Full page Engraving

'The House of Lords Sitting as a Court of Appeal' Full page engraving

Epsom Races: HRH Prince Albert and HRH Prince Frederick William of Prussia at The Grand Stand' Full page engraving

Ellington Winner of the Derby, 1856

Mincepie Winner of the Oaks, 1856

Madame Ristori at The Lyceum Theatre

'Her Majesty The Queen Laying The Foundation Stone of Wellington College, near Sandhurst

'The Fireworks, Sketched From the Mall in St James's Park' Full page engraving

'The Peace Commemoration : At Lynn school, childrens festival in the public walks'

'The Peace Commemoration : The fireworks on Primrose Hill The grand finale and shower of 10,000 rockets' ( printing crease to bottom left corner) - double page print

'The fireworks in the green Park' full page

'Her Majesty at the ball of the Turkish Embassy full page

'Map of Central America Shewing The Proposed Routes of Communication Between the Atlantic & OPacific Oceans and The Disputed Territories of British Honduras ( Belize ) & The Mosquito Shore. With an Enlaged Map of British Honduras & The Ruatan, Bonacca &c' Full page Engraving

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Also articles (no engravings unless previously mentioned) including 'Foreign and Colonial News: Europe and America, France and Belgium'
'Grand trunk railway of Canada '

'The Royal Westminster opthalmic hospital'

The Royal Caledonian asylum 'Mr Dunn pursuing Miss Burdett '

Obituaries including : Sir F G Fowke of Leicester - - - Rev H J Hare of Docking Hall Norfolk - - - Lord Carew of Wexford - - - Sir E Tierney Brighthelmstone - - - Sir George Burrard of Walhampton - - - Sir W E Rouse Boughton Lawford Hall Warwickshire - - - James Lumsden St Vincent Street Glasgow'

'Madame Ristori '

''Marriage law principles'

'Results of the great exhibition of 1855 on English produce and manufacturing'

'Central America ' .


June 14th

The universal cattle show and agricultural exhibition Paris - FP

Prize animals from the show : Saxon Merino sheep, prince Esterhazy's Merino, Austrian sheep, Hungarian ram - HP

also : Hungarian white cow and calf, Bretonne cow, Ayrshire cow - HP

The Boston Yacht club regatta prize cup

Boston Regatta - Red Rover, Waterwitch, Fairy Magic and Kitten atv the start - HP

Boston regatta The Waterwitch Winner of the cup off Frieston shore - HP

St Albans abbey : The Choir and high altar - HP

St Albans abbey from the South West - Small HP

The peace commemoration at Brighton - Fireworks on the chain pier - HP

The peace commemoration at Salford - The Town hall - HP

Peace Commemorations at Portsmouth - Triumphal Monument on Southsea Common

Testimonial presented to Sir Robert McLure McClure

Ceremony of Laying the foundation stone of the new school house at the Philanthropic society's Farm, Red-Hill ( Redhill) - HP

The peace commemoration at Portsmouth- The master of the revels


Sir Francis Drake's Astrolabe

The peace commemorations - The fireworks in Hyde park and the green park sketched from Kensington gardens - FP

The Imperial prince in his cradle - small HP

The first appearance of the Imperial prince in public - HP

His Royal Highness Prince Albert Laying the foundation stone of the Strangers Home, near Limehouse Church - HP

Scene from ' a Bottle of Smoke' at the Adelphi Theatre - HP


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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 :-
The American question

The civil war in Kansas

Obituaries of : Bishop of Gloucester and Bristol James Henry Monk - Maria Theresa Countess of Shrewsbury

Madame Bassano and Herr Kuhe's annual concert

Madame Goldschmidt Lind announces farewell concerts

Madame Ristori at the Lyceum

Letter from Lord Bolingbroke to Pope

The bottle of smoke at the Adelphi

The Tomb of William Corbett

Ismeer or Smyrna and its British hospital in 1855


June 28th No. 808-VOL. XXVIII

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June 7th

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June 14th

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July - December.

This edition includes articles titled;
- "Inauguration of the Great Fountain at the Crystal Palace"
- "Return of Troops from the Crimea"
- "The Coup D'Etat in Spain"
- "The Coronation of the Czar"
- "Sketches in the Free and Slave States of America"
- "Sketches in Sierra Leone"
- "Sketches in Australia"
- "The Battle-field of Freedom in America"
- "Opening of the Grand Trunk Railway of Canada"
- "Dr. Livingston's Discoveries in Central America"

This also included 5 supplements titled;
- "Out of Town Supplement"
- "Fine Art Supplement"
- "Coronation of the Emperor of Russia"
- "Illustrated London News Almanack"
- "Christmas Supplement"


July 5th

Full page engravings (or double page or near full page) engravings (Title or subject/illustrator)
Map of Crimea and adjacent coasts (multi page fold out)

The Allied Commanders in the Crimea / W. Thomas

Lord Gough, Marshal Pelissier, and Staff, Inspecting the Troops at the Head-Quarters in the Crimea / R. Landells

Lord Gough Investing Marshal Pelissier With the Order of the Bath, at the Head-Quarters in the Crimea / R. Landells

The Baptismal Fetes at Paris - Fireworks and Illuminations on the Seine / Unknown

The Baptismal Fetes at Paris - The Ball at the Hotel De Ville - The Company on the Esplanade

Inauguration of the Great Fountains At The Crystal Palace / Unknown (double-pages)

Smaller than full page engravings (Title or subject/illustrator)
Ball to Her Majesty at Grosvenor House - The Queen Entering the Supper-room
Marble Bust of Her Majesty the Queen / J. Durham
Silver Drums for the 3rd (Kings Own) Light Dragoons
Sword of Honour Presented to Major-General Sir Colin Campbell / Orrinsmith
Seals of the Metropolitan Board of Works: Paddington, St. Pancras, St. Georges-in-the-East, Marylebone
Signor Beneventano, of Her Majestys Theatre
Mddle. Piccolomini in La Figlia Del Reggimento at Her Majestys Theatre
General Sir William Fenwick Williams Laying the Foundation-Stone of the Crimean Memorial Chapel, at Harrow
The Late Samuel Gurney, Esq.
The National Orphan Home, Ham, Surrey - First Stone Laid on Wednesday Last
London Street Architecture - Cannon-Street West
Scene From the Amateur Pantomime - The Combat Between William Tell (Mr. Albright Smith) and Gesler (Mr. T. Knox Holmes)
Tree Struck by Lightening in Greenwich Park
Tree Struck by Lightening near Ewhurst, Sussex
Chess problem

ARTICLES (Title or subject/author)
Her Majestys Visit to Grosvenor House

Foreign and Colonial News:
- France
- America
- The Civil War in Kansas
- Carlist Disturbances in Spain

Thoughts in Thoroughfares

The Study of Common Things

Country News:
- Meteorological Observations at the Highfield House Observatory, Near Nottingham
- Sale of Crown Lands
- William Palmner
- Boston, Sleaford, and Midland Counties Railway Company
- The Cactus Graniflora
- Sunday Bands
- Emigration from Liverpool

The Investiture and Inspection in the Crimea

Marble Bust of Her Majesty / Fras. Graham Moon, Lord Mayor

Silver Drum for the 3rd (Kings Own) Light Dragoons

Seals of the Metropolitan Board of Works

Sword of Honour Presented to Major-Gen. Sir Colin Campbell, G.C.B.

Calendar for the Week

Times of High Water at London Bridge

Notes of the Week

Obituary of Eminent Persons:
- Sir George Duckett, Bart
- Sir James Hunloke
- Lieutenant-General Thomas Paterson
- William Evans, Esq.
- The Earl of Cork and Orrery
- General Sir John Wilson
- Major-General Thomas Peacocke
- Mr. Young

Metropolitan News:
- Banquet to General Sir W.F. Williams
- The London Diocesan Board of Education
- Hampstead-Heath
- Preservation of Life from Shipwreck
- New Indian Museum in London
- Health of London

The Baptismal Fetes at Paris

Imperial Parliament

National Sports

Town and Table Talk on Literature, Art

Music

Naval and Military Intelligence

Signor Beneventano

Her Majestys Theatre

General Williams at Harrow

The National Orphan Home

The Court

Monetary Transactions of the Week

The Markets

The London Gazette

Samuel Gurney

The Art-Industry of London

The Amateur Pantomime

Great Storm

Sale of Lord Orfords Pictures

The National Gallery

Bolingbroke and Pope

The Great Fountains at the Crystal Palace

Chess
- To correspondents
- Chess problem
- Chess in the Metropolis - Continuation of the consultation games at the St. Georges-Chess Club / Staunton / Barnes vs. Lowentahl / Falkbeer
Chess enigma

Epitome of News - Foreign and Domestic

Fashions for July


July 12th

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July 12th (JW)

Guards Returned From the Crimea - A Sketch From Aldershott

Foreign and Colonial News, France - The season is now at the dullest....

The Disturbances in Spain
America - The Contest for the President
Evacuation of the Crimea
Anglo Italian Legion
Country News:
Meteorological Observation at the Highfield House Observatory, Near Nottingham - for week ending July 8th
Return of General Williams for Calne
A Poisoning Case at Bolton - Betsy McMullen
Naval and Military Intelligence - Lt General Sir Colin Campbell - Mutiny of the Tipperary militia
Town and table talk on Literature and Art - Earl of Ellesmere (Ellsmeer)

The Royal Agricultural Society at Chelmsford - in Essex

Metropolitan News -American independence Anniversary (Mr George Peabody) etc

Dinner to Sir W.F. Williams, at Woolwich

Calendar for the week

Times of High water at London bridge

The close of the war - Crimea

The type revolving american printing machine by Robert Hoe to increase output of the ILN

ILN editorial

The Court

Trumphal entry of the Guards in to London - Buckingham Palace and Constitutional Hill - Hyde Park

War against Circassia - a letter

Thoughts in Thoroughfares

Peace and Coronation - festival at Southampton

The Prince of Prussia

The Crystal Palace - newly erected ceramic court

Music - Her majestys Theatre "I capuletti ....., At the royal Italian Opera Jenny ney replaced by Rosio

The Theatres - Princess (A Winters Tale), Olympic , Royal Surrey gardens, Belle Vue Gardens Manchester (Madame Alboni)

Imperial Parliament

Free trade festival at the Crystal Palace

Wills

Obituaries of eminent people - The Countess of St Germans, The Cursitor Baron Banks, John Butler Clarke Southwell Wandesforde

Lynch Law in California - James P Casey in San Francisco

Mar Athanasius Stephanos the Syrian arch bishop of Malabar

New Church of St saviour Haverstock hill South Hampstead

The Anerley Poultry show

The royal thames Yacht club - quiver, flirt and sea nymph

Artic testimonial to Mr Barrow

Gold Chain and badge for Mayors of Sheffield

National Sports - Liverpool July meeting

Monetary transactions of the week

The markets

The London gazette - Bankrupts

Births deaths and Marriages

Classified Adverts in cluding Macdougalls Warehouse, Bradford Triennial Musical festival, West Ham Distillery company

Monument in Harrow Chapel to the Late captain the hon Charles Welbore Agar

The late Major henry Langhorne Thompson C.B.

The grave of Colonel George Carpenter C.B. 41st Regt. at Inkerman

Monument to the late Colonel Mackeson C.B. in Canterbury Cathedral

The Wa;pole Islanders at the Panopticon

The Ojubeway and Potawatamie Indians

The Queens college Birmingham

The sixteenth General report of the Emigration Commisioners

The British Institution

An Appeal to America - poem

Epitome of news

The Camargue at the Mouth of the Rhone during the inundation

Breaking of the Boulevard, Course Lafayette, Lyons

Baptism of the 4 new bells for the cathedral of Notre Dame Paris

Hurrican in the south atlantic

Cuthill's "Princess Royal" new strawberry

Memorabilia - unpublished letters of Sir Walter Raleigh, autograph unpublished letter of Hollar, notes on "Margents",

Chess problem No. 647 by J.B. of Bridport

Embarkation of artillery on board the "Argo" at Balaclava for England by Landells

Setches in the Crimea

Evening amusements of british troops in the Crimea

A dinner with a mystery

Scarcity of capital in Russia

Moore's memoirs and correspondence by Lord John Russell

H.M. Gunboat "Seagull"

Sunbury military institution

Classified Adverts including - Chess The Staunton Chessmen for sale, The London and South Western Railway etc etc

The Royal family at the founding of Wellington College

more Classified Adverts


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A Sketch in Madrid Front page

'The Lowestoft Regatta, Match With Lowestoft Lateeners'

'Paris Fashions For August' three designs

'Fete Given at Enville Hall by The Earl of Stamford and Warrington: The Neptune Fountain' - - - 'The Illuminations etc at Jordan Pool'

'Jewelled Ornament Presented to Mdlle Piccolomini'

'His Royal Highness The Duke of Cambridge, Commanding in Chief' Full page engraving

'The Late Toreador Puceta The Insurgent of Madrid '

'A Sketch in Madrid'

'Colonel Lake's Sword of Honour'

'Mrs Mary E. Webb, A Coloured Native of Philadelphia, Reading Uncle toms Cabin in The Hall of Stafford House'

'The Prince of Wales' Yacht Club Challenge Cup'

'Ceremony in the Isle of Man ' at Peel Castle for the Manx fishermen

'Present State of The Clock Tower of The Palace of Parliament, Westminster '

'Museum For The Roman Tesselated pavement at Cirencester'

'The Roman Tesselated pavement at Cirencester'

'colonel Atwell Lake CB'

'Lieut. Col. Teesdale CB'

'Alfred The Great Ordering The Release of the Wife and Family of Haesten' - 'The Goodwood Cup, Prince Arthur Defeating the Giant Orgoglio' - - - 'Morton and Lord Evandale Shooting at The Popinjay'

'The Pleasures of \Yachting drawn by H. K. Brown ( Phiz ) 'The Cave of Fingal Staffa by S. Read'

'Landing at Boulogne'

The River Side drawn by Birkett Foster'

'The Sea Side drawn by H. K. Brown ( Phiz )

'A Malvern Mountaineer' Lady in climbing attire

'Buxton Bath Charity'

'Water Nymphs'

'Chess'

'Please Missus, You Be a Zitting on a Harnitts Nest drawn by James Godwin'

'Ascending The Malvern Hills by H. Weir'

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The Close of the Session

'Foreigtn and Colonial News inlcudes Progress of The Spanish Insurrection - - - Popular Sovereignty in California'

'Country News'

'Metropolitan News'

'Our Mineral Wealth'

'The Court at Osborne'



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The Late storm at Dover ( front Page)

The Istanbul steam Clipper

Harley house New Road, the residence of the Queen of Oude

The Russian coronation Ceremonies :- The Emperor receiing bread and salt in St George's Hall - full page

The Emperor receiving the congratulations of the ambassadors in the Salle de St Andre

Tattersall's, from an original sketch - full page

The patent elevator and observatory

Patrick Byrne the Irish Harper

Tomb of the rev Lord Augustus Fitzclarence

Clothworker's Hall

Exterior of Clothworker's Hall, Mincing Lane

The New Free Trade Hall Manchester

Medals presented to the members of the Belgian free trade council

The Grammar school ( the School of Sir Isaac Newton) at Grantham, restored

The Rusian coronation - The Crowning of the Emperor in the cathedral of the assumption - full page

The count de Chreptowich, The new Russian Ambassador - from a photograph by John Watkins

The Red Place, Moscow ( Red Square )

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A Chance for London ( notes on proposals for improving ' The ugliest city in the world '

The Equinoctial gales at Dover

The new Government Offices

Residence of the Royal Family of Oude

Blenheim

Obituary : Lord De Freyne, Arthur French of Artagh in the county of Roscommon

The Royal Surrey gardens company

The new National magazine

Representation of Yarmouth

The School of Newton

The new free trade hall at manchester

Tattersalls - The corner

R W Emerson’s speech on Kansas

The Bull-fight at Bayonne (incomplete article)


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The West of England and South Wales District Bank, Bristol'(front page)

'Colonel Fremont, The Republican Candidate for The American Presidency'<-> 'New Graving Dock at Lowestoft'

'Memorial Chapel at Harrow'

'Major General Windham, The Hero of The Hero of Redan' Crimea

'The Liverpool School Frigate Akbar for The Reformation of Juvenile Criminals'

'The Brussels Fetes: The King of the Belgians Receiving The Address of The Senate and th Chamber of Representatives in the New Place St. Joseph, Quarter Leopold' (full page)

'The Strawberry Girl from the Celebrated picture by Sir Joshua Reynolds'

'Mr Parris Repainting Sir James Thornhills Pictures in The Inner Dome of St Pauls Cathedral'

'View on Th Kensington Gore Estate: The proposed Site of The National Gallery'

'The Village Polstman painted by J. M. Carrick'

'The village School painted by A. Rankley'

'Prize Poultry and Pigeons at The Anerley Exhibition: Polish Fowls - Silver Spangled Hamburg Fowls - Spanish Fowls - Dorking (coloured) Fowls - Toy Pigeons - Almond Tumbler Pigeons - Gold Laced Bantams - Black Bantams - Gold Pencilled Hamburgs' (all on one full page)

'Group in Silver ( A Scene in Bradgate Park), The Property of th Earl of Stamford and Warrington'

'Statue of the Princess Helena as Peace Sculptured for Her Majesty by Mrs Thornycroft'

'Silver Testimonial Presented to Messrs Turner and Co. Sheffield'

'Statue of Princess Louise as Plenty, Sculptured for Her Majesty by Mrs Thornycroft'

'Medal of The Royal Agricultural Society'

'Affray Between Railway Engineers and Santhals' India

'Engineers Crossing a Hill Torrent in the Santhal Country'

'Escort Conveying Santhal Prisoners from The Camp of The 7th Native Infantry to Jungpore'

'Guatemala, The Ancient City'

'The New City of Guatemala, The Plaza'

'Inlet Tower of the Bombay Waterworks'

'Chess'

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Foreign and Colonial News

Metropolitan News

Obituary of Eminent Persons includes Captain William Shippard RN - Admiral Henry Richard Glynnat his residence at Bideford, Devon - Lieutenant Colonel Thomas Alcock at his house 22 Upper Grosvenor Street - The Right Rev. John Armstrong Bishop of Grahams Town, South Africa - Mr James Goding Esq at his residence in Belgrave Square -

Irish Pauperism

The Court, Royal Family Movements

Metropolitan News includes Street Scavenging in Marylebone

Country News includes Emigration from Liverpool during July - Two Children poisoned by their Mother at West Leake - Murder of Two Girls near Folkestone

Slave Produce in the United States of America'

National Sports



The Rugeley Poisoner

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8280

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Social Corruption

Fire at the Central District Schools, Sutton

Inundation in India: View of a Branch of the Ganges, Near Rajmahal

Inundation in India: Tree of Refuge

Travelers Overtaken by the Inundation

The Vintage in France by Gustave Dore

The First Day of the Season by John Leech

The New River Head Works

Service Reservoir of the New River Company, Claremont-Square, Pentonville

The New River Works, Stoke Newington: The Engine-House and Reservoirs


Statue of Captain Coram, Erected at the Foundling Hospital, On Monday Last


Ornamental Spade Used in Commencing the Central Dorset Railway


Sketches of Moscow: Rag and Secondhand Market, Moscow, Street Sentinel, at Moscow, Telashca or Merchants Car, and Istvostchik and Drosky, Moscow


Insignia of the Order of the Garter for the Sultan


The Castle of Roumili Hissar, on the Bosphorus - from a sketch by Captain Montagu O'Reilly


Graves of Admiral Boxer, Etc., in the Cemetery in Balaclava Heights


"Daddy", the Esquimaux Dog of H.M.S. "Enterprise", Sent in Search of Sir John Franklin


Bullet, Shell, and Section


Rifle Practice in Kurrachee, in Scinde










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Cronstadt - Cutting Vessels Out of the Ice ' front page from sketches by R. T. Landells

' Chess Problem by Henry Turton '

' St James's Hall To be Erected B etween Piccadilly and Regent Street - Design by Mr Owen the Architect '

' Uncle Williams Christmas Presents ' full page print from engraving from the painting by John Gilbert - victorian family opening gifts

' Cronstadt - Passenger for England ' Sketched by R. T. Landells Miel

' Passengers Crossing From Oraniebaum to Cronstadt ' from sketches by R. T. Landells SleekburnC.

' Cronstadt - Scene on the Merchants Mole ' sketched by R. T. Landells - scene showing "sailors carrying their dinners fro the cook house to their ships, also with small sledges taking supplies to the ships over the ice" ... info. Kronstadt ???????´??, also spelled Kronshtadt

The Arctic Discovery Ship " Resolute " Presented to Queen Victoria By The American Government '

A Song for Christmas "Whom Have We Here?" Written by John Oxenford and Composed by G. A. Macfarren - words and music on a full page


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England Again at War - referring to the Crimean War

Foreign and Colonial News includes The War With Persia - - - Paris Conferences - - - The Neufchatel Question - - - America and The Presidents Message ( Franklin Pierce ) SleekburnC.

The Great Gold Robbery - with reference to Pierce, Burgess and Tester (accused) - Mister G. D. Hazel - Stephen Jones a Guard - Mister F. Russell Booking Clerk - John Perry a Night Watchman - Mr J. P. Knight Superintendent of South eastern Railway - F. Williamson Metropolitan Detective and Sergeant Smith

Epitome of NEws Foreign and Domestic - Snippets of News

Notes of the Week includes The postmaster General and more

Country News includes The Southampton Election - - - The New Educational Movement - - - Extraordinary Longevity Died at Wellbury North Riding of Yorkshire aged 110 - - - Burglary Near Sheffield at Atterbury - - - Murder of Mister Little  SleekburnC.

The Execution of Robert Marley in Front of the Old Bailey

Illustrated London News Editorial with reference to the American President Mr Pierce and Mr Buchanan the President Elect

The Court - Royal Comings and Goings

Dr Livingstone's African Discoveries - apprx 240 words

Metropolitan News includes TheCommonserjeantship of the City and Mr T. Chambers MP - - - Reduction of the Income Tax - - - Commission on Sewage Deodorisation - - - College of Dentists of England - - -accident on the River at Blackfriars bridge - - - and more

Obituary of The Very Rev Theobald Mathew - known as Father Mathew a champion of the Irish temperance movement

The Arctic Ship " Resolute "

Music - The Sacred Harmonic Society

The Theatres with reference to Mr Gordon Cummin the Lion Hunter - - Mr William Knyvett singer died on ... - - - and more

Naval and Military Intellignece

Fox Hunting - A Circumstance occured with the Earl of Lonsdale Hounds at Chesham Bois.....

Monetary Transactions of the Week from Our City Correspondent5

The Markets

The London Gazette - includes Appointments at the war Office - - - Bankrupts

Births Marriages and Deaths plus State of the Public Health




 


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