London: George C. Leighton, 1873. Hardcover. 620p. Ex-library. An oversize hardcover book bound in green cloth with black leather spine and corners. Corners scuffed through to the cardboard. A few library markings inside. Several foldout engravings are splitting or entirely torn. Front hinge cracking, and pages 195-198 coming loose. MAY 3 ISSUE IS MISSING. A worn but usable copy. Item #176561
A bound volume containing issues of THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS from January 11 through June 28, 1873. Includes a 32-page special section titled THE LIFE AND REIGN OF THE EMPEROR NAPOLEON III. Also contains reporting on the Northfleet disaster. Foldout supplement to May 10 issue is bound out of order, in front of the January 11 issue. Measures approx. 16" x 11.5"