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Writing Royal Entries in Early Modern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 440
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Writing Royal Entries in Early Modern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 420
Authors: Marie-Claude Canova-Green, Jean Andrews, Marie-France Wagner
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Brepols Pub

Royal and ducal entries into major cities were an important aspect of political life in Renaissance and early modern Europe and the New World. The festivities provided an opportunity for the municipal authorities to show off their wealth, learning, political nous, and aspiration while allowing writers, painters, sculptors, architects, set-designers,
Ceremonial Entries in Early Modern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: J.R. Mulryne, Maria Ines Aliverti, Anna-Maria Testaverde
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-03 - Publisher: Routledge

The fourteen essays that comprise this volume concentrate on festival iconography, the visual and written languages, including ephemeral and permanent structures, costume, dramatic performance, inscriptions and published festival books that ’voiced’ the social, political and cultural messages incorporated in processional entries in the countries of early modern Europe. The volume
Architectures of Festival in Early Modern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: J.R. Mulryne, Krista De Jonge, Pieter Martens, R.L.M. Morris
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-25 - Publisher: Routledge

This fourth volume in the European Festival Studies, 1450–1700 series breaks with precedent in stemming from a joint conference (Venice, 2013) between the Society for European Festivals Research and the PALATIUM project supported by the European Science Foundation. The volume draws on up-to-date research by a Europe-wide group of academic
Forgotten Queens in Medieval and Early Modern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: Valerie Schutte, Estelle Paranque
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-16 - Publisher: Routledge

Forgotten Queens in Medieval and Early Modern Europe examines queens dowager and queens consort who have disappeared from history or have been deeply misunderstood in modern historical treatment. Divided into eleven chapters, this book covers queenship from 1016 to 1800, demonstrating the influence of queens in different aspects of monarchy