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Wedding in London and Heidelberg of Frederick V, Elector Palatine, and Elizabeth, princess of England. (London: 1612)
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Les triomphes, entrees, cartels, tournois, ceremonies, et aultres magnificences, faites en Angleterre, [et] au Palatinat, pour le mariage & reception de Monsieur le Prince Frideric V. Comte Palatin du Rhin, Electeur du Sainct Empire, Duc de Baviere &c. et de Madame Elizabeth, fille unique et princesse de la Grande Bretagne, Electrice Palatine du Rhin &c. son espouse. (Heidelberg, 1613)
  Page 001  
  Title_page
  Page 003  
  Dedication To Elizabeth.
  Page 007  
  Poem Section 'Le voyage et les triumphes de Iason'. This is a long narrative poem mostly in couplets of the espousal and marriage.
  Page 033  
  Section 'Veritable Receuil des Triomphes et Ceremonies faites en Angleterre pour la Solemnite du Mariage...'. Following the poem an account of the festival.
  Page 034  
  Stage_machinery An image of fire? St George and the dragon.
Fireworks Over the Thames on 11th February 1613.
Artillery Sound of the salvos formed music while cornflowers rained down?
  Page 035  
  Music Choir of children.
Pageant A stag of fire on the water pursued by hounds?
Naumachia Turks against Christians.
  Page 036  
  Naumachia Pitting Venetian and Turkish ships against each other, also a Spanish galley.
Ceremony Wedding itself.
  Page 039  
  Masque Dances, masques and ballets to celebrate the marriage.
Pageant Orpheus with harp.
  Page 041  
  Running_at_the_ring Charles rides on a Spanish jennet.
  Page 042  
  Chariot Two chariots follow the procession of gentlemen.
Procession Of 50 gentlemen of Lincolns Inn.
  Page 043  
  Masque A lot of detail describing the costume of the Indians. Moorish slaves.
  Page 045  
  Stage_machinery Rock with veins of gold and a mountain with a silver temple.
  Page 046  
  Ballet Plutus, Capricio, Viriginity etc.
  Page 050  
  Song Various songs, transcribed over the next couple of pages, part of the ballet
  Page 057  
  Ballet A second ballet performed by Lawyers dressed as all the nations of the world.
  Page 065  
  Journey The couple depart for Heidelberg.
  Page 067  
  Pageant A transcription of a pageant based around the figure of Pallas.
Section 'La trompete de Pallas ou l'entree de son altesse Monseigneur le Prince Frideric V...'.
  Page 095  
  Pageant Speeches, songs etc. are all transcribed.
Section 'Le triomphe de Mars et Venus...'. Entry of Joachim Ernest, Marquis of Brandenberg.
  Page 106  
  Pageant Complete transcription of the entertainment for the Entry of Frederic, Duke of Wurtemberg.
Section 'Le triomphe d'Arioviste, Roy des Sueves...'.
  Page 111  
  Pageant Called' La Renommee'.
Section 'La Renommee, ou l'entree des Messeigneurs les Princes Frideric Casimire et Iean Casimire, Comtes Palatins....'.
  Page 119  
  Pageant Of Pantasilee, Cerconne, Bremusa, Alciba etc.
Section 'Cartel des Seigneurs et Gentilshommes de la suitte du Monsieur le Duc de Wirtemberg'.
  Page 123  
  Pageant Of Baiazeth, Amurath, Selim, Mustapha etc.
Section 'Le Cartel, du duc Iean Casimire... Ioachim Ernest, Prince d'Anhalt, de Henry Guillaume, Comte de Solms...', etc.
  Page 125  
  Tournament First of a series of themed tournaments.
Section 'Le Cartel du Tournois de la Course Franche'. Articles describing the rules of the tournament.
  Page 132  
  Running_at_the_ring
Section 'Cartel Ordinaire, et articles, ausquels Messieurs les Iugues, ordonnez pour la course de la Bague...'.
  Page 136  
  Tournament Turks.
Section 'Cartel pour la course des testes des Turcs'.
  Page 139  
  Tournament Themed around the figure of Don Quixote.
Section 'Cartel pour les Courreurs du Cuveau'.
  Page 145  
  Illustration Figures of Mercury, Pallas and Chiron, as well as a Moor and procession of riders.
  Page 147  
  Illustration Figures of Iris, Juno, Neptune, Glaucus, Meleager, Castor, Oileus, Pollux, Ancaeus and Admetus.
  Page 149  
  Illustration Tauri sbiugati and then figures of Timiditas, Pigritim, Hipocrisis.
  Page 151  
  Illustration Vices, monster, mermaids and Orpheus.
  Page 153  
  Illustration The Argos with the argonauts.
  Page 155  
  Illustration What looks like a mock pitched battle.
  Page 157  
  Illustration Magnificent engraving of the fireworks over the river.
  Page 159  
  Illustration With inscriptions
  Page 161  
  Illustration Magnificent engraving of a triumphal arch with various historical figures such as Otho IV and Henry, Duke Palatine.
  Page 163  
  Illustration Pallas and Rhenus, the Rhine.
Festival details

Festival:
Wedding in London and Heidelberg of Frederick V, Elector Palatine, and Elizabeth, princess of England.

Date:
1612

City:
London

Participants:
Elizabeth (1596-1662), princess of England, m. Friedrich V, Elector Palatine and King of
Frederick (Friedrich) V (1596-1632), Elector Palatine of the Rhine, King of Bohemia (as Frederick I)

Dynasty:
Stuart
Book details

Title:
Les triomphes, entrees, cartels, tournois, ceremonies, et aultres magnificences, faites en Angleterre, [et] au Palatinat, pour le mariage & reception de Monsieur le Prince Frideric V. Comte Palatin du Rhin, Electeur du Sainct Empire, Duc de Baviere &c. et de Madame Elizabeth, fille unique et princesse de la Grande Bretagne, Electrice Palatine du Rhin &c. son espouse.

Names:
Vogelin, Gotthard [Voguelein, Gotard] (Printer)
Jocquet, D. (Author)
Harnister, W. (Engraver)

Published:
Heidelberg, 1613

Shelfmark:
605.a.27

Dedicated to:
Elizabeth (1596-1662), princess of England, m. Fri

Format:
[142] pp., [10] leaves of engravings. 8ยบ Nine engraved plates at the end.

References:
Watanabe No. 2530
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