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Investiture of Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales. (London: 1610)
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The order and solemnitie of the creation of the high and mightie Prince Henrie, eldest sonne to our sacred soueraigne, Prince of Wales, Duke of Cornewall, Earl of Chester &c. As it was celebrated in the Parliament House, on Munday the fourth of Iunne last past. ... Whereunto is annexed the Royall Maske, presented by the Queene and her Ladies, on Wednesday at night following. (London., 1610)
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  Title_page
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  Section 'The order and solemnitie of the creation of Prince Henry...'
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  Journey By barge from Richmond towards Whitehall and St James. They shop for a picnic.
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  Machine Two sea monsters: a dolphin and a whale.
Reception By Lord Mayor and flotilla of barges and boats from the city.
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  Ceremony HIs coming to parliament etc. List of participants and their roles.
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  List Of participants in the ceremony with their roles.
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  Section 'The manner of the Creation of the Knights of the Bath, and the ceremonies obserued in solemnizing the same'.
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  Banquet Of the knights, seated under their escutcheons. They then bathe together each with their own bath and retire to bed.
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  List 'The Names of such Lordes and Gentlemen as were made Knights of the Bath...'
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  Masque
Title_page Tethys Festival
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  Preface To the reader.
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  Section Tethys Festival.
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  Dramatis_personnae List of the parts played by the ladies of the court.
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  Stage_machinery The port vanished to be replaced, almost miraculously, by a scene showing Tethys and her nymphs in their caverns.
Festival details

Festival:
Investiture of Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales.

Date:
1610

City:
London

Participants:
Henry Frederick (1594-1612), Prince of Wales, son of James VI and I

Dynasty:
Stuart

Notes:
The investure was celebrated by the performance of Samuel Daniel's masque, Tethys Festival.
Book details

Title:
The order and solemnitie of the creation of the high and mightie Prince Henrie, eldest sonne to our sacred soueraigne, Prince of Wales, Duke of Cornewall, Earl of Chester &c. As it was celebrated in the Parliament House, on Munday the fourth of Iunne last past. ... Whereunto is annexed the Royall Maske, presented by the Queene and her Ladies, on Wednesday at night following.

Alternative title:
Tethys Festival: or, The Queenes Wake.

Names:
Daniel, Samuel (Author)
Budge, John. (Publisher)

Published:
London., 1610

Shelfmark:
G6168

Format:
[30], [18] pp. 4ยบ

References:
Watanabe No. 2528

Notes:
The description of Tethys Festival, annexed to the description of the investure, has its own titlepage.

Binding:
Red morocco, gilt.

Provenance:
Thomas Grenville library.
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