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:-8 pages ( 16 sides) from a weekly issue of :-
'The Illustrated London News '
……………………. DATED 1846……………………
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 :-
' Christmas - "The Compliments of the Season"...Arrival of Presents at the Hall ' front page print from engraving by Duncan (This page is detached)
' Chess Problem by Von S. Leow '
' Her Majesty's Schools at Windsor Great Park ' an engraving of the new school for the children of workers in Queen Victorias Service, known as The Royal School - It is still a school today - near half page
' Carved Doorway and Black Jack at Flixton Hall in Suffolk '
' Elizabethan Table at Flixton '
' Christmas Morning - Going To Church ' drawn by Dodgson - half page
' Christmas Eve in Germany - Martin Luther and His Family Around a Christmas Tree - "From a Print LAtely Published at Leipsic"... ' - half page
' Bringing in the Boars head at Queens College Oxford ' full page print from engraving by J. L. Williams
' Under the Mistletoe ' full page print from engraving by Kenny Meadows - a young couple
Opening of the Lancaster and Carlisle Railway FONT color=#ffffff>Sleekburnc.
' Bridge Over the Lune - A View From the Churchyard at Lancaster ' snow on the hills in the distance, a vallage near to the bridge over the river
' Packhorse Bridge over the Lune - Borrow Bridge with The Railway in the Distance '
' The Railway Contractors Dinner at the Crown and Mitre Inn at Carlisle ' - near half page
' Scene from " The Battle of Life" at the Lyceum Miel Theatre - Mr and Mrs Keeley '
' Paris Fashions for the New year '
' Christmas is Come ' a family christmas scene with in a musical score - Words by Albert Smith an Music by W. V. Wallace - a victorian christmas song - ( Thispage is detatched)
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 :-
Christmas in Two Centuries
Court and Haut Ton - Royal Comings and Goings
Law Intelligence - Liability of Members of Provisional Committees with ref to Lord Denman
Accidents and Offences includes Death from Cold and Want, Inquest Held at the Grapes Tavern Fulham Road Brompton on Anne Boyce - - - Boiler Explosion at St Philips, Bristol - - - Murder and Suicide at Waterloo Dock - - - Death from Starvation in Lace Street Liverpool
Country News includes Dinner by Mister Hudson as MAyor of York
The Royal School, Cumberland Lodge, Windsor Great Park
Flixton Hall Suffolk FONT color=#ffffff>Sleekburnc.
Christmas in Germany
Legend of the Christmas Tree - peom
Metropolitan News includes Election of Common Councilmen - - - Court of Common Council and Court of Aldermen - -- Metropolitan Association for Improving the Dwellings of the Poor
Illustrated London NewEditorial
Ireland includes The Repeal Association - - - Dreadful State of the Country
Three songs for christmas - "The Boars Head Song" - - - "A Caroll Bryngyng in the Bore's Heed" - - - Kissing under The Misletoe ( Mistletoe )
The Theatres and Christmas Entertainments
Obituary of Eminent Persons includes The Soverign Landgrave of Hesse Homburg Philip Augustus Frederick died at homburg es Monte - - - The Right hon. Thomas Grenville - - - Sir George Hilaro Barlow Former Governor General of India - - - Monsieur Deshayes Renowned Ballet Master died at Paris - - - The Rev. James M'Tear a Well Known Clergyman, Politician and Public Speaker in Glasgow
Everybodys Column by Albert Smith with seven small engravings - quiz and conundrums
National Sports and Tattersall's
The London Gazette - War Office Announcements - - Bankrupts List etc