009, LAPLAND REINDEERS,Burning of Hindoo Widows 1822 Mirror journal

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The Burning of Hindoo Widows.

The New Marriage Act.

The Mendicant Robber of ORLEANS.

* Articles marked with an asterisk also include an engraving.

This is a scarce complete original edition of Limbird 's weekly paper.

" The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction " Price 2d. (not to be confused with a Newspaper of similar name).

A weekly newspaper/magazine which started in November 1822 & continued to be published into the 1840s, 8 x 5 inch & each about 16 pages. Illustrated with a woodcut on front & sometimes others inside. They contain a mixture of Discoveries in Art & Science, Historical Narratives, Topographical Descriptions, Anecdotes, Biographical Memoirs, Poetry, Useful Domestic Hints etc. This issue is over 180 years old & may contain some light foxing or age discolouration, but having previously been loosely bound into a book they are generally in nice condition. They are not stapled (before staples were invented!) & some pages maybe loose.

This auction is for the one issue detailed in the title - I have listed articles of interest in this specific issue.

They are a fascinating read of how things were viewed during the Georgianian era (particularly some of the
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