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Tournaments for the wedding in Ferrara of Francesco Maria II della Rovere and Lucrezia d'Este. (Ferrara: 9th February, 1570)
Described in
Il mago rilucente torneo fatto nella città di Ferrara per le nozze del principe [et] della principessa di Urbino. ([Ferrara], [1570])
  Page 001  
  Title_page
  Page 003  
  Preface "Lo stampatore à chi legge."
  Page 005  
  Arena Description of the tournament ground. Columns and arches decorated with the Este and Della Rovere arms and their devices (an eagle and an oak tree).
Section "Il mago rilucente."
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  Music Accompanying the entry of the three magicians.
Pageant Two groups of noblemen, disguised as the magicians of "piacere" and "dispiacere" enter the arena on horses disguised as winged serpents and as Pegasus to engage in a contest.
List Of the noblemen dressed as magicians.
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  Fireworks
  Page 014  
  List Of the combatants in the party of the Maga del Dispiacere.
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  List Of the combatants in the party of the Maga del Piacere.
  Page 019  
  Music
  Page 021  
  Combat Of the foot soldiers.
Combat Of the knights on horseback.
Fireworks
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  Machine An artificial elephant and rhinoceros enter the arena, each one bearing on its back a castle with fireworks and armed men.
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  Fireworks
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  Machine Two towers, each with armed men.
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  Combat Involving the armed men in the two castles and two towers.
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  Section A description of the tournament by Giovanni Battista Pigna.
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  Table_of_contents "Descrittione delle cose piu notabili, contentute nel Mago Rilucente."
Festival details

Festival:
Tournaments for the wedding in Ferrara of Francesco Maria II della Rovere and Lucrezia d'Este.

Date:
9th February, 1570

City:
Ferrara

Participants:
Lucrezia d'Este (1535-1598), m. Francesco Maria II della Rovere, Duke of Urbino
Francesco Maria II della Rovere (1548-1631), Duke of Urbino

Dynasty:
Este, Della Rovere
Book details

Title:
Il mago rilucente torneo fatto nella città di Ferrara per le nozze del principe [et] della principessa di Urbino.

Names:
Pigna, Giovan Battista (1529-1575) (Editor)
Rossi, Francesco de' (1503-c.1574) (Printer)

Published:
[Ferrara], [1570]

Shelfmark:
811.d.54.(1)

Format:
45, [3] pp. 4º

References:
Watanabe No. 390

Notes:
Bound with four other works.
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