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Visit to Binche by the future Philip II, King of Spain, on his tour through Italy, Germany and the Low Countries. (Binche: 1549)
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Thournier/ Kampff/ unnd Ritterspiel/ Inn Eroberunge aines Gefährlichenn Thurns/ unnd Zauberer Schloß/ Auch der Abentheuerlichen Insell/ unnd Güldinn Schwerdts. Zu Ehren dem Hochgebornen Durchleuchtigen Fürsten und Herrn/ Herrn Philipsen/ Princen ausz Hispanien [etc] Zu Bintz und Marienberg Ritterlich gehalten. (Frankfurt am Main, 1550)
  Page 001  
  Title_vignette Two knights jousting.
Title_page
  Page 003  
  Reception Of the King and Prince of Spain by Maria of Hungary.
Illustration Maria of Hungary greets Philip II.
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  Tournament With a detailed description of the games played and the participants.
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  Illustration
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  Tournament A game described as The Adventure of the Dark Castle.
Illustration The Adventure of the Dark Castle.
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  Tournament The Adventure of the Golden Sword
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  Illustration The Adventure of the Golden Sword
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  Illustration
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  Illustration
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  Illustration
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  Tournament The Adventure of the Golden Sword.
Illustration Maria of Hungary crowns the winner.
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  Illustration Two knights jousting. This woodcut is also on the titlepage.
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  Illustration Maria of Hungary and her entourage meet members of the Spanish party.
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  Illustration Storming of the castle.
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  Illustration Philip II at table.
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  Illustration
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  Banquet
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  Illustration
Festival details

Festival:
Visit to Binche by the future Philip II, King of Spain, on his tour through Italy, Germany and the Low Countries.

Date:
1549

City:
Binche

Participants:
Philip II (Felipe II) (1527-1598), King of Spain
Maria of Hungary (or of Austria) (1505-1558), m. Ludwig (Louis) II, King of Hungary

Dynasty:
Habsburg
Book details

Title:
Thournier/ Kampff/ unnd Ritterspiel/ Inn Eroberunge aines Gefährlichenn Thurns/ unnd Zauberer Schloß/ Auch der Abentheuerlichen Insell/ unnd Güldinn Schwerdts. Zu Ehren dem Hochgebornen Durchleuchtigen Fürsten und Herrn/ Herrn Philipsen/ Princen ausz Hispanien [etc] Zu Bintz und Marienberg Ritterlich gehalten.

Names:
Egelnoff, Christian (Printer)
Beck, Leonhard (Engraver)

Published:
Frankfurt am Main, 1550

Shelfmark:
608.k.15.(1)

Format:
[32] pp. Folio 15 woodcuts thought to be mostly by Leonhard Beck.

References:
Watanabe No. 2699
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