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Entry of Louis XIII into Avignon. (Avignon: 1622)
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La voye de laict, ou Le chemin des heros au palais de la gloire. Ouuert a l'entré e triomphante de Louys XIII. roy de France [et] de Nauarre en la cité d'Auignon le 16. de nouembre 1622. (Avignon, 1623)
  Page 001  
  Title_page
  Page 002  
  Poem "Sonnet sur le portrait du roy."
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  Engraved_tp
  Page 005  
  Dedication To the King from the city of Avignon.
  Page 013  
  Section "La voye de laict ..."
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  The "tribune aux harangues."
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  Section "La tribune aux harangues."
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  Entry Of the King into Avignon.
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  Gallery The "tribune aux harangues." Arms of France and Navarre, the pedestal decorated with a variety of devices, emblems and anagrams.
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  Oration Given by M. Pierre Joseph de Salvador.
Speech Text of the oration.
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  Section "Le portal de felicité ."
  Page 082  
  Triumphal_Arch The "portal de felicité ".
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  Triumphal_Arch
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  Ceremony Dressed as a nymph, Mlle Margot de Berton presents the keys of the city to the King.
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  Procession Through the streets of Avignon.
  Page 137  
  Of the King on horseback.
  Page 139  
  Statue
Section "La statue du roy a cheval."
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  The "trophee de sagesse".
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  Section "La trophee de sagesse."
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  Triumphal_Arch The "trophee de sagesse." The King's governance in war and peace; Daphne and Apollo; Minerva.
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  The "fontaine de justice."
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  Fountain The "fontaine de justice."
Section "La fontaine de justice."
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  "Le theatre de la force et de la piete*"
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  Scaffold
Section "Le theatre de la force et de la piete*."
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  The "palais de la gloire".
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  Triumphal_Arch The "palais de la gloire." Figure of Nobility, Power, Authority, Excellence, Majesty, Praise and Divinity.
Section "Le palais de la gloire,"
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  Church Notre Dame des Doms.
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  The facade of Notre Dame des Doms.
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  Church Notre Dame des Doms. Images of Charlemagne and Saint Louis; arms of Gregory XV and Louis XIII.
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  Oration GIven by Jean Suares, provost of the cathedral.
Speech Text of the oration by Jean Suares.
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  Oration Given by Jean François de Galliens, sieur de Castelet.
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  Speech Text of the oration.
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  Theatrical_Performance At the College des Peres de la Compagnie de Jesus.
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  Fireworks In the form of a Typhon battling the gods with thunder and "quarreaux."
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  Poem "Ode, au lecteur."
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  Privilege
Festival details

Festival:
Entry of Louis XIII into Avignon.

Date:
1622

City:
Avignon

Participants:
Louis XIII (1601-1643), King of France

Dynasty:
Bourbon
Book details

Title:
La voye de laict, ou Le chemin des heros au palais de la gloire. Ouuert a l'entré e triomphante de Louys XIII. roy de France [et] de Nauarre en la cité d'Auignon le 16. de nouembre 1622.

Names:
Berton, Thomas de (Author)
Palma, Luiz (Engraver)
Bramereau, Jean (Printer)

Published:
Avignon, 1623

Shelfmark:
605.c.22

Dedicated to:
Louis XIII., 1601-1643

Format:
[12], 277, [1] pp., [8] leaves of engravings (folded). 4º 8 engraved plates by Luiz Palma; added engraved title-page.

References:
Watanabe No. 1770

Notes:
This copy is lacking the portrait of Louis XIII.
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