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1st Edition

Thomas Heywood's Pageants

ISBN 9780367191597
Published December 7, 2020 by Routledge
154 Pages

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Book Description

Published in 1986: This book is about the shows which were put on during the inauguration of new Mayors of London. Such pageants were processions through the city of London with tableaux vivants; some of the shows also included dramatic entertainment on the Thames.

Table of Contents

Londons Jus Honorarium (1631).  Londini Artium and Scientiarum Scaturigo (1632).  Londini Emporia, or Mercatura (1633)  Londini Sinus Salutus (1635).  Londini Speculum: or, Londons Mirror (1637).  Porta Pietis, or, The Port or Harbour of Piety (1638).  Londini Status Pacatus: or, Londons Peaceable Estate (1639).  A speech spoken before the right Honourable the Earle.  of Dover... as a preparation to a Maske (1637.

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