London pageants. i. Accounts of fifty-five royal processions and entertainments in the city of London; chiefly extracted from contemporary writers. ii. A bibliographical list of lord mayors' pageants


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Pàgina 99 - on the day when * * * rich and grave, Like Cimon, triumphed both on land and wave, Pomps without guilt, of bloodless swords and maces, Glad chains, warm furs, broad banners, and broad faces ; Now, night descending, the proud scene was o'er, But lived in Settle's numbers one day more.
Pàgina 89 - the Common Crier, standing before the royal table, demanded silence; and then proclaimed aloud, that his Majesty drank to the health and prosperity of the Lord Mayor, Aldermen, and Common Council of the City of London, and the trade
Pàgina 102 - Metropolis Coronata ; the Triumphs of Ancient Drapery, or Rich /'.' Cloathing of England, in a second yeeres performance ; in honour of the advancement of Sir John Jolles, Knight, to the high office of Lord Maior of London, and taking his oath for the same authoritie, on Monday being the 30 day of October, 1615: performed in
Pàgina 76 - Wadlow, the vintner at the Devil in Fleet Street, did lead a fine company of soldiers, all young comely men, in white doublets. There followed the Vice-Chamberlain, Sir G. Carteret, a company of men all like Turks, but I know not yet what they are for.
Pàgina 59 - The Magnificent Entertainment given to King James, and Queen Anne his wife, and Henry Frederick the Prince, upon the day of his Majesties Triumphant Passage (from the Tower) through his Honourable Citie (and Chamber) of London, being the
Pàgina 117 - Hon. Sir Thomas Stamp, Knt. Lord Mayor of the City of London, containing a true description of the several Pageants, with the Speeches spoken on each Pageant. All set forth at the proper costs and charges of the Worshipful Company of Drapers. By E[lkanah]
Pàgina 115 - Knight, Lord Mayor of the City of London ; with a description of the several Pageants, (Speeches, and Songs, made proper for the occasion; all set forth at the proper costs and charges of the Worshipful Company of Ironmongers. Composed by Matt. Taubman. 4to.
Pàgina 102 - of Lord Maior of London ; taking his oath in the same authority at Westminster, on Tuesday, being the *29 day of October, 1616; performed in hearty love to him, and at the charges of his worthy brethren the ancient and right-worshipful Company of Fishmongers. Devised and written by AM Citizen and Draper of London. Printed at London,
Pàgina 113 - are represented emblematical figures, artful pieces of architecture, and rural dancing, with the speeches spoken in each Pageant ; also three new songs, the first in praise of the Merchant Taylors ; the second, the Protestant's Exhortation ; and the third, the plotting Papist's Litany ; with their proper tunes, either to be sung or play'd. Performed on Friday, October 29,
Pàgina 66 - England's Comfort, and London's Joy: Expressed in the Royall, Triumphant, and Magnificent Entertainment of our Dread Soveraigne Lord, King Charles, at his blessed and safe returne from Scotland, on Thursday the 25 of Novem. 1641, by the Right Honourable Richard Gurney, Esquire, Lord Major, with the Right Worshipful Knights, Aldermen, and Sheriffes, and Companies of

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