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Tournaments at the Field of the Cloth of Gold (Ardres: June, 1520)
Described in
Lordonnance et ordre du tournoy, ioustes, [et] combat, a pied, [et] a cheual. ([Paris], 1520)
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  Coat_of_Arms Arms of France held by two angels.
Title_page
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  Prologue
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  Ballad
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  Privilege
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  Section "Les articles des ioustes"
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  Section "Prologue de lentreueue des dictz roys"
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  Section "L'ordre de lentreueue et visitation desdictz deux roys"
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  Embassy Thomas Wolsey leads the English embassy to the French camp.
Procession Of the members of the English embassy.
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  Palace Temporary structure erected at Guisnes by Henry VIII.
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  Embassy Antoine Duprat, Chancellor of France and Archbishop of Sens, leads the French embassy to the English camp.
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  Procession Of the French party to the royal meeting.
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  Procession Of the English party to the royal meeting.
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  Meeting Of the two kings.
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  Lists
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  Banquet Francis I dines with Catharine of Aragon at Guisnes and Henry VIII with Queen Claude at Ardres.
Intermezzo At the French banqet, with salamandars and other exotic animals bearing the royal arms.
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  Tournament
Meeting Of the two queens
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  Joust
Combat
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  Church Chapel erected at the Field of the Cloth of Gold.
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  Mass
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  Machine At this point the festivities are marked by the appearance of a mechanical dragon.
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  Ballad
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  List Of the "tenans" and "venans" with the results of the tournament.
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  List Of prize winners.
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  Coat_of_Arms Woodcut arms of France and England with motto.
List Of the Spanish princes accompanying Francis I.
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Festival details

Festival:
Tournaments at the Field of the Cloth of Gold

Date:
June, 1520

City:
Ardres

Participants:
Francis I (1494-1547), King of France
Henry VIII (1491-1547), King of England
Catherine of Aragon (1485-1536), m. Henry VIII, King of England
Claude (1499-1524), Queen, m. Francis I, King of France
Wolsey, Thomas (c.1475-1530), Cardinal and English statesman

Dynasty:
Tudor, Valois
Book details

Title:
Lordonnance et ordre du tournoy, ioustes, [et] combat, a pied, [et] a cheual.

Names:
Lescaille, Jean (Printer)

Published:
[Paris], 1520

Shelfmark:
C.33.d.22.(1)

Format:
[56] pp. 4ยบ Two woodcut coats of arms.

References:
Watanabe No. 1568

Notes:
Bound with one other work, a shorter description of the meeting at the Field of the Cloth of Gold.
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