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Entry of Maria de' Medici into the Low Countries. (: 1637)
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Histoire de l'entree de la reyne mere du roy treschrestien, dans les provinces unies des Pays-Bas. Enrichie de planches. (London, 1639)
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  Title_page
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  The council of the Estates General.
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  Dedication
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  Portrait William, Prince of Orange.
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  Dedication To William, Prince of Orange.
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  Portrait Mary Stuart, Princess of Orange
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  Dedication To Mary Stuart, Princess of Orange.
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  Section "Histoire, de l'entree de la reyne mere du roy tres-chrestien dans les provinces unies des Pays-Bas."
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  Royal_Meeting Of William, Prince of Orange, and Marie de Medicis at Boisleduc.
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  Oration On behalf of the magistrates of Boisleduc.
Speech
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  The meeting of the Prince of Orange and Marie de Medicis.
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  Ship One of a fleet of ships moored on the Meuse at Bouchhoven.
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  Entry Into Bouchhoven.
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  Poem Latin poems by Petrus Scriverius in praise of Marie de Medicis on her arrival at Bouchhoven.
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  Entry into Gorcum, by boat.
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  Entry The arrival of the King's fleet at Gorcum.
Oration From the magistrate of Gorcum.
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  Into Dort.
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  Entry The arrival of the King's fleet at Dort.
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  Into Rotterdam.
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  Entry The arrival of the fleet at Rotterdam.
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  Into Delft.
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  Entry Into Delft.
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  Entry Into The Hague.
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  Marie de Medicis met outside The Hague by the deputies of the Estates General.
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  Oration On behalf of the deputies of the Estates General.
Speech
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  Royal_Meeting Of Maria de' Medici and Elizabeth, Queen of Bohemia.
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  Into Harlem.
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  Entry Into Harlem.
Speech Given by the magistrate of Harlem.
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  Into Amsterdam.
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  Triumphal_Arch Berecynthia on a chariot drawn by nymphs representing Spain, England and Savoy.
Entry Into Amsterdam.
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  On the Amsterdam canals.
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  Theatre Floating theatres constructed on a canal in Amsterdam.
Theatrical_Performance A number of different plays and scenes were enacted on the floating theatres that were specially built for this visit.
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  House The Maison des Indes Occidentales, elaborately decorated both outside and in.
Visit Of Marie de Medici to the East India Company.
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  Oration Delivered by Sieur Boreel.
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  Into Leiden.
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  Entry Into Leiden.
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  House Belonging to the Prince of Orange, at Honselaerdycq. The Queen Mother waited here for her passage to England.
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  Poem By Petrus Scriverius.
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  The ship in which Maria de' Medici made her passage to England.
Festival details

Festival:
Entry of Maria de' Medici into the Low Countries.

Date:
1637

Participants:
Maria (Marie) de' Medici (1573-1642), m. Henri IV, King of France
William (Willem) II (1626-1650), Prince of Orange, Count of Nassau
Elizabeth (1596-1662), princess of England, m. Friedrich V, Elector Palatine and King of
Book details

Title:
Histoire de l'entree de la reyne mere du roy treschrestien, dans les provinces unies des Pays-Bas. Enrichie de planches.

Names:
Puget de la Serre, Jean (Author)
Hollar, Wenceslas (Engraver)
Raworth, John (Printer)
Thomason, George (Bookseller)
Pullen, Octavian (Bookseller)

Published:
London, 1639

Shelfmark:
G.10865.(1)

Format:
[122] pp., [8] leaves of plates (some folded) Folio Engravings and etchings, some by Wenceslas Hollar.

References:
Watanabe No. 2662

Provenance:
Library of Thomas Grenville
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