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Versailles, Milan, Turin - War in Italy...
Item # 172264
June 4, 1859
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 4, 1859 The front page features a quarter page illustration of "Stripping the Dead" and 1/2 page illustration of "Massacre at Tacubaya, Mexico, on April 11, 1859." Inside two illustrations pertaining to "The French Army in Northern Italy" including "Zouaves Leaving Versailles by Torch Light for the Seat of War" and "Arrival of French Troops in Piedmont." A 1/2 page illustration of "The City of Turin, Piedmont." Large illustration spanning across the bottom of two pages entitled "The City and Fortress of Alessandria, Piedmont." Two 1/2 page illustration pertaining to "The Sardinian Army" including "Sardinian Troops in Full Uniform" and "Austrian Officers at a Cafe in Milan." Also includes a continuation of "A Tale of Two Cities" by Charles Dickens.
Sixteen pages, in good condition, and contains additional prints and related text. See photos for details.