The Illustrated London News was a magazine founded by Herbert Ingram and Mark Lemon, the Editor of Punch,
with the first edition of the Illustrated London News appearing on 14 May 1842.
This auction is for:- Eight pages (16 sides) from an issue of :-
'The Illustrated London News '
. DATED 1844
This first part of the description features a list of Images i.e. prints from engravings, sketches, drawings etc (these sometimes have descriptive articles but not always). They include :-
'Mr Emidy Driving Twenty Eight Horses to Greenwich ' a wager
' St Thomas's West Indies A View from Wrights Wharf ' info. Virgin Islands
' The Greek Patriot Demetrius Kalergi '
' Washington The Capitol ' view of the city, United States
' The Birthplace of Joseph Addison at Milston in Wilts ' small engraving
' Milston Church ' small engraving
' The Fire at Lyme Regis ' small engraving
' The Earl of Wicklow William Howard 'Sleekburnc.
' The Interior of Exeter Hall in the Strand May Meetings '
' The Royal Thames Yacht Club Sailing Match Mystery Gnome Enigma Phantom Gazelle ' from a sketch by Mr Condy RWYC
' Horse Racing In the Reign of Charles II '
' Gorhambury Races '
' Portrait of Ratan ' racehorse and jockey
' Madame Anna Thillon ' singer and actress
' Statue of John Carpenter at the City of London School '
' Thaxted Church and Spire '
' Tablet to Luke Clennell the Engraver and Artist '
' David and Goliath Cartoon After Raffaele ' tear to page
' Invalid Chair ' small engraving for advert
' Bellamy Savory's Tourists Companion ' advert
Also articles (no engravings unless listed above) - 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 Moral Wrong Majority
Condition of the Working Classes
Interior of a Power Loom Factory
Foreign intelligence includes:
America Important Intelligence with mention of Washington and Mr Calhoun. Mr Pakenham - - - The Oregon Negociation, Mr Crittenden, etc - - - Late From Texas Mr Elliott HBM Charge d'Affaires
Imperial parliament with mention of Wir W. Follett Lord Egerton The Factories Bill Sir T. Fremantle Mr Liddell Mr M. Milnes Mr Bright Sharman Crawford S. Reive Charles Napier etc
Illustrated London New Editorial
The Court and Haut Ton Royal Comings and Goings
Metropolitan News Dinner at the Mansion House to Her Majestys Ministers
Naval And Military Intelligence
The Battersea Murder with mention of Prisoner Dalmas James Cook of 11 Davers Street Chelsea Mr Gilham Thomas Hall the Toll Coillector of Battersea Bridge Eliza Long of Fords Buildings Battersea Augusta Dalmas Mr William Gosling the Landlord of the Swan
Accidents and Offences include:
Sudden Death of Mrs Magnay
Dreadful Accident at Blenheim Palace to Henry Summer Sleekburnc.
Fatal Accidents on the River, Mister Samuel Theodore Lebatt a Miel Principal at Hermangild, Castellani and Co in Copthal Court - - Inquest into the death of Mr Charles Wilson at the Spread Eagle, millbnak
Accident In Hyde park, James Frogget a Groom of Lord Byron 's
Accident on Board the Mercury Steamer
Fire in Long Acre at 7 Leg Alley,
The Trigonometrical Survey Spire of Thaxted Church near Epping '
Law Intelligence Court of Common Pleas Before Lord Chief Justice Tindal and A Common Jury Elliott v. Allen and Others
The Markets Prices of food, coal, etc
The London Gazette War Office Appointments
Births Marriages and Deaths Announcements
Adverts of the day