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The South African diamond fields...
Item # 643521
February 25, 1888
THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS, England, February 25, 1888 The front cover shows: "Chasing and Capturing a Diamond thief at the South African Diamond-Fields" with four scenes. Within the issues is "The Delagoa Bay Railway, South Africa"; half page print: "Trial of M. Wilson, in Paris, for Illicit Dealing in French Decorations". A full page: "The Russian Army: Caucasian Cossacks Crossing a Pass in Daghestan". A half page: "Progress of the Works of the Tower Bridge over the Thames"; full page: "Across Two Oceans - The Atlantic Voyage" and "Caught at Last!". Included is a duo-tone full page supplement "Terrible News".
Contains 22 of 24 pages (an interior leaf removed), very nice, clean condition.
Category: Post-Civil War