Via Flickr:From The Illustrated London News 1869.
1869 The Illustrated London News.
Volumes 54 and Volume 55 bound together in a single volume. In overall good condition.
Approximately 1300 pages of news and thousands of good illustrations.
The creating of the new overland route to India is heavily reported which includes the tunnel at Mont Cenis, Switzerland. There a many fine engravings of this. There is also much coverage, with illustrations, maps and diagrams, of the creation of the Suez Canal.
This volume is very heavy, postage to Mainland UK Only is inclusive in the price. Overall condition is good with some light foxing, as is usual.
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