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Book ID: 2576
Title The Entertainment of His Most Excellent Majestie Charles II, in His Passage through the City of London to His Coronation; Containing an exact Accompt of the whole Solemnity; the Triumphal Arches, and Cavalcade, delineated in Sculpture; the Speeches and Impresses illustrated from Antiquity. To these is added, A Brief Narrative of His Majestie's Solemn Coronation: With His Magnificent Proceeding, and Royal Feast in Westminster Hall
Authors Ogilby, John
Year of event 1661
Event description Coronation of Charles II (1630-1685) as King of England and Scotland
Event type Coronations, elections and accessions
Event place London
Publication info London: Richard Mariot; Thomas Dring; 1662; 2°
Pages 195pp
Illustrations 35 engravings by David Loggan
Festival type Banquets and feasts; Cavalcades; Orations; Speeches; Triumphal arches
Rulers Charles II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland
Artists Hollar, Wenceslas; Loggan, David
Shelfmark BL 5534.264500 vol 43 DSC; BL L.R.294.d.15; HAB 38.4° 338; HAB Gr 2° 29
Notes The small illustrations generally reproduce antique coins. The copy at BL L.R.294.d.15. lacks all but two of the plates. Copy at HAB 38.4° 338 and at BL 5534.264500 vol 43 DSC is a facsimile.