History As Hot News: The World of the Early Victorians Through the Eyes of the Illustrated London News, 1842-1865 by Leonard De Vries


Softcover. Condition: Very Good. 1995. John Murray Publisher. Illustrated.

This work comprises the bound volumes of the "Illustrated London News" from 1842 to 1865, and as such, offers a pictorial source of the social history of the age. It shows how people received news of dramatic events at home and abroad in visual form for the first time.