Pageantry and Power: A Cultural History of the Early Modern Lord Mayor's Show 1585-1639
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Pageantry and Power: A Cultural History of the Early Modern Lord Mayor's Show 1585-1639

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Pageantry and Power is the first full and in-depth cultural history of the Lord Mayor’s Show in the early modern period. It provides new insight into the culture and history of the London of Shakespeare’s time and beyond.

Central to the cultural life of London, the Lord Mayor’s Shows were high-profile and lavish entertainments produced by some of the most talented writers o...more
Hardcover, 320 pages
Published January 15th 2011 by Manchester University Press
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