The Resource Waterborne pageants and festivities in the Renaissance : essays in honour of J.R. Mulryne, edited by Margaret Shewring ; Linda Briggs, assistant editor

Waterborne pageants and festivities in the Renaissance : essays in honour of J.R. Mulryne, edited by Margaret Shewring ; Linda Briggs, assistant editor

Label
Waterborne pageants and festivities in the Renaissance : essays in honour of J.R. Mulryne
Title
Waterborne pageants and festivities in the Renaissance
Title remainder
essays in honour of J.R. Mulryne
Statement of responsibility
edited by Margaret Shewring ; Linda Briggs, assistant editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
As the first book-length study of waterborne festivities in Renaissance and early modern Europe, this collection of essays draws on a rich array of sources, many previously un-researched, to explore aspects of scenography, choreography, music, fashion, painting, sculpture, architecture, stage-and personnel-management and urban planning as evinced in spectacles staged on water. Often taking the form of re-enactments of naval battles or legendary seaborne quests, these festivals seek to buttress civic and national pride, make claims to mastery over the sea and landscape, and explore the imaginat
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
394.2694
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT3530
LC item number
.W37 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
European festival studies, 1450-1700
Label
Waterborne pageants and festivities in the Renaissance : essays in honour of J.R. Mulryne, edited by Margaret Shewring ; Linda Briggs, assistant editor
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn861536514
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (474 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780754698760
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29197107
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)861536514
  • pebcs0754698769

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