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An Illustrated Weekly Newspaper

12 November 1870
Published in London

Front cover has engraving of The Right Hon The Lord Mayor and the Sheriffs of London and Middlesex
The University of Glasgow
Execution of a Chinese Criminal
A Sortie from Paris
The Origin of Civilisation
Excavation of the Temple of Minerva
The Wounded at Versailles
Les Andelys on the Seine
Chronicle of the War (Franco-Prussian War)
News of the Week
Foreign News
The Theatres
Legal & Police News
Lots more

Interesting notices & ads for products, "cures" & services

Founded by William Luson Thomas, a wood engraver & social reformer. He recruited some of the most gifted & important artists of the day to work on the publication. It became very popular, employing 1,000 people; circulation of over 500,000

Writers included George Eliot, Thomas Hardy, WM Thackeray & Anthony Trollope

Covered home news & from around the British Empire, literature, arts, sciences, fashionable world, sport, music & opera, royal occasions & national celebrations

24 pages
30.5 x 40.5 cm
folded in 1/2

Minor marks. Small holes at spine where once bound. Overall good condition


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