The Illustrated London News, July - December 1861

London: George C. Leighton, 1862. Hardcover. Oversized/ folio 3/4 black leather and marble boards. Five raised bands on leather spine with gilt lettering. Over 678 pages (issues numbered consecutively). Lovely bw illustrations throughout. Rear contains issues from May 10, 1862 and February 21, 1863. VG- content; clean and bright; covers have general shelf wear with edge fading, bumps/scuffs especially to edges. Pagination is inconsistent throughout. Missing several illustrations including bw frontispiece. Missing front index of engravings. Item #179185

IEach issue includes a series of chess moves, wills and bequests, births, marriages, deaths, times of high water at London Bridge, theatre programs, foreign and colonial news, advertisements, music, loads of gorgeous illustrations, court news, and more. A wealth of information on social, political, economic history, the arts; everything!

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