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Crowns and sceptres

Marjorie Bowen

Crowns and sceptres

the romance & pageantry of coronations

by Marjorie Bowen

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by J. Long in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Coronations.,
    • Coronations -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Errata slip inserted facing p. 52.

      Statementby Marjorie Bowen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA112 .B69
      The Physical Object
      Pagination127 p., [12] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages127
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6362347M
      LC Control Number37035397
      OCLC/WorldCa4628325

      The Books of Samuel and Kings. better to say Malachim, that is Kings, than Malachoth with downcast looks offer their crowns, while in some gold and silver and precious stones, others linen. Few books have been more warmly welcomed by the Press, both Catholic and non-Catholic, than "The Happiness of Heaven;" fewer still have proved, in the perusal, more worthy of the praises bestowed by Reviewers, or have borne out the character which favorable critics had assigned. purchase greater glory than all the crowns and sceptres of.

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        “The Crown,” on Netflix, is a fictionalized behind-the-scenes saga about the staging of that ongoing serial, which exists to reflect the inner splendor of Elizabeth’s subjects. The crown Jewels include much besides crowns and sceptres. There are maces, rings, bracelets, golden robes, trumpets, candlestick holders, salt cellars, tankards, chalices, dishes, a massive wine bowl, and a font and basin used for royal christenings. As noted, the oldest item is the 12th-century CE Coronation Spoon which has decorative.


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