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Lord mayors" pageants

F. W. Fairholt

Lord mayors" pageants

being collections towards a history of these annual celebrations, with specimens of the descriptive pamphlets published by the city poets

by F. W. Fairholt

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Published by Johnson Reprint Corp. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Festivals -- England -- London.,
  • Pageants.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Frederick W. Fairholt.
    SeriesPercy society early English poetry, ballads, and popular literature of the middle ages -- v. 10.
    ContributionsDekker, Thomas, ca. 1572-1632., Heywood, Thomas, d. 1641., Jordan, Thomas, 1612?-1685?, Tatham, John, fl. 1632-1664.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 pt. in 1 :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16687436M


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This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections. Add tags for "London pageants: I. Accounts of sixty royal processions and entertainments in the city of London ; chiefly extracted from contemporary writers: II.

A bibliographical list of Lord mayors' pageants.". Be the first. Lord Mayor's Day, in England, is the day marked by a pageant known as the Lord Mayor's Show for the Lord Mayor of the City of is actually styled "The Presentation of the Lord Mayor at The Royal Courts of Justice".

When King John allowed the City to choose its Mayor it was with the caveat that the king should be informed as to who this was. Lord mayors' pageants: being collections towards a history of these annual celebrations, with specimens of the descriptive pamphlets published by the city poets / (London: Printed for the Percy Society by T.

Richards, ), by F. Fairholt (page images at HathiTrust). Get this from a library. London pageants. 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. [John Gough Nichols]. William Webbe (died ) was a 16th-century Lord mayors pageants book merchant and Lord Mayor of was the son of John Webbe, a clothier of Reading in Berkshire. Webbe moved to London and joined the Salters' Company, one of the livery companies of the city.

He was elected alderman inthen as one of the Sheriffs of London later the same year. He was elected mayor in. The Lord Mayor's Shows were developed around the mayor's oath-taking ceremony. They were meant to honour the new mayor of the city of London and demonstrate the prowess of his company.

In his book English Civic PageantryDavid M. Bergeron says, "Like the royal entry, the Lord Mayor's Show was basically a procession through London as. Lord mayors' pageants of the Merchant Taylors' Company in the15th, 16th & 17th centuries by London (England).

Merchant Taylors Company; Webster, John, ??. Monuments of honor; Sayle, Robert Theophilus Dalton, Pages:   Origins of the Show The Lord Mayor's Show has its roots in an early mediæval power play, as bad King John attempts to get London on his side while his Barons use the City as a base from which to mount their rebellion.

Calamities and obstructions Despite the many challenges of running a mediaeval procession through modern London, the Lord Mayor’s Show hasn’t been cancelled sincewhen Variously risking their lives and their liberty, committing treason and even being outlawed, the collective influence of London’s most famous (and notorious) lord mayors is still felt today – and these are seven of the most significant.

William Hardel (in office –16)   The Map of Early Modern London comprises four distinct, interoperable projects. MoEML began in as a digital atlas of sixteenth- and seventeenth-century London based on the s Agas woodcut map of the city. MoEML now includes an encyclopedia of early modern London people and places, a library of mayoral shows and other texts rich in London toponyms, and a forthcoming Byas this illlustration reveals, designing and running the Lord Mayor's Show was a considerable undertaking involving large sums of money: the work ranged from writing the speeches, to organising porters and 'whifflers', to constructing and decorating the pageants and devices, to printing the commemorative :// The th Lord Mayors show will take place on Saturday 14th November.

The day starts with a River Pageant featuring an impressive array of traditional Thames barges and small boats bringing the Mayor to the City. Tower Bridge opens in salute.

This is followed by the Lord Mayor’s Procession through the streets of the City Anthony Barthelemy considers the influence of English political, social, and theatrical history on the depiction of black characters on the English stage from to He shows that almost without exception blackness was associated with treachery, evil, and ugliness.

Barthelemy's central focus is on black characters that appeared in mimetic drama, but he also examines two nonmimetic   Free Online Library: "What Citadels, what turrets, and what towers": mapping the Tower of London in Thomas Heywood's Lord Mayors' shows.(Critical essay) by "Comparative Drama"; Arts, visual and performing Literature, writing, book reviews British monarchy Criticism and interpretation Dramatists Works Monarchy United Kingdom Plays Playwrights"What+Citadels,+what+turrets,+and+what+towers":+mapping.

Mayors of Boston; an illustrated epitome of who the mayors have been and what they have done. (Boston, Mass., Printed for the State Street Trust Company, [c]), by Mass.) State Street Trust Company (Boston and Mass.) Walton Advertising and Printing Company (Boston (page images at HathiTrust) Les pouvoirs de police du ?type=lcsubc&key=Mayors -- New York.

London pageants. 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 [London] Printed by and for J.

Nichols and son, Due to his long association with the mayoralty pageants, Munday had been appointed “keeper of the properties, of the dragons, and other monsters of the show,” and Middleton was forced to apply to Munday for the porters and materials necessary to animate his pageants.

See Frederick W. Fairholt, Lord Mayors' Pageants (London: Percy Society.