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Windsor Castle, or, The fair maid of Kent

William Pearce

Windsor Castle, or, The fair maid of Kent

an opera, as performed at the Theatre-Royal, Covent-Garden, in honour of the marriage of Their Royal Highnesses the Prince and Princess of Wales

by William Pearce

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Published by Printed by G. Woodfall for T.N. Longman in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Masques with music -- Librettos,
  • Operas -- Librettos

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesWindsor Castle, Fair maid of Kent, Masque representing the marriage of Peleus and Thetis
    Statementby the author of Hartford-Bridge, Netley Abbey, etc
    SeriesThree centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1830
    ContributionsSalomon, John Peter, 1745-1815, Spofforth, Reginald, 1770-1827, Noverre, Jean Georges, 1727-1810.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination3 p. l., 40 p.
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15138740M
    LC Control Number87724069

    Thomas Foxley was constable at Windsor through some of the highest points in the castle’s long history. He was there for the great tournament of at which King Edward promised to instigate a grand order of knights in honour of St. George; at the famous legendary ball, in , at which the Fair Maid of Kent dropped her garter; and, in. Married 10 October Windsor Joan "the Fair Maid of Kent", Countess of Kent, Baroness Woodstock, Baroness Wake, daughter of Edmund of Woodstock, Earl of Kent and Margaret Wake, Baroness Wake Born 29 September Woodstock, Oxfordshire Died 7 August Wallingford Castle, Berkshire Child by (a) NN Child by (b) NN.

    Thomas Foxley (d. ) Born: circa probably at Bray, Berkshire Constable of Windsor Castle Died: at Bray, Berkshire. Thomas was the only child of the Judge and Baron of the Exchequer, Sir John Foxley of Foxley Manor in Bray (Berkshire) and Bramshill Manor in Eversley (Hampshire), by his wife, Constance, probably the heiress of the De Bramshill family.   Edmund of Woodstock, 1st Earl of Kent ( – ), married Margaret Wake, 3rd Baroness Wake of Liddell, had issue including Joan of Kent (The Fair Maid of Kent) who married King Edward III‘s eldest son Edward, Prince of Wales (The Black Prince) and was the mother of King Richard II of England; Eleanor of England ( – ), died young.

      Meghan Markle's ancestor may have been a maid at Windsor Castle. The name M. Bird is in the Windsor Castle Weekly Disbursement Book in , which fits with the time that Mary would have been Author: Tanya Edwards. The Most Noble Order of the Garter, English order of knighthood founded by King Edward III in , ranked as the highest British civil and military honour obtainable. Because the earliest records of the order were destroyed by fire, it is difficult for historians to be certain of its original purposes, the significance of its emblem, and the origin of the order’s motto.


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: Windsor Castle; or, the fair maid of Kent, an opera, as performed at the Theatre-Royal, Covent-Garden, in honour of the marriage of Their Royal author of Hartford-Bridge, Netley Abbey, etc. (): William Pearce: BooksPrice: $ Joan, 'Fair Maid of Kent' (29 September - 7 August ) Joan Plantagenet, known to history as The Fair Maid of Kent was born on 29 September, She was the daughter of Edmund of Woodstock, 1st Earl of Kent and Margaret Wake, 3rd Baroness Wake of Liddell.

Joan's father was the second son of King Edward I and his second wife, Margaret of France. Get this from a library. Windsor Castle, or, The fair maid of Kent: an opera. [William Pearce; John Peter Salomon; Reginald Spofforth; Jean Georges Noverre]. Windsor Castle, or, The fair maid of Kent: an opera: as performed at the Theatre-Royal, Covent-Garden, in honour of the marriage of Their Royal Highnesses the Prince and Princess of Wales Author: William Pearce ; Jean Georges Noverre ; John Peter Salomon.

This item: Windsor Castle: The Official Illustrated History by John Martin Robinson Paperback $ Only 1 left in stock - order soon. Sold by April Book Cited by: 1. The King completed the inauguration of the Order with a feast and a joust. The lady friend forever immortalised remains a mystery, but gossip suggests the King’s cousin Joan the ‘Fair Maid of Kent’ but other historians have offered the Countess of Salisbury and Queen Philippa of Hainault.

Princess Joan 'the Fair Maid of Kent' lived in the 14th century. She was the daughter of Prince Edmund, the brother of King Edward II. He was executed by the King's enemies when she was only 2.

Joan was brought up by her mother and Queen Philippa, the wife of her cousin, King Edward III. She was very beautiful and liked to have fun.

Windsor Castle; or, the Fair Maid of Kent, an Opera, as Performed at the Theatre-Royal, Covent by William Pearce. Progress of Civilization - Windsor Castle assumes a New form - Zeal of Edward III - Improvement of Workmen - Royal Triumph over Death - Institution of the Order of the Garter - Heathen Gods and Christian Saints - King Edward's Round Table - Tradition of the Garter - The Fair Maid of Kent - Unsuccessful Wooing of Edward - The Queen's Garter.

Joan, Princess of Wales, known as "The Fair Maid of Kent" because of her great beauty, was born on Septem Her father, Edmund, Earl of Kent, was a son of King Edward I of England, and a half-brother of Edward II.

Joan, known in her day as The Fair Maid of Kent because of her undeniable great beauty (whereas Alice was 'famously ugly'), ran Alice a close second.

But because Joan was well born and eventually became wife to Edward of Woodstock, much was forgiven her. Alice was never forgiven. JOAN (), the 'Fair Maid of Kent,' wife of Edward, prince of Wales, 'the Black Prince', and mother of Richard II, born inwas probably the younger daughter and third child of Edmund of Woodstock, earl of Kent, sixth son of Edward I, who was beheaded 19 Marchand Margaret Wake.

When hardly two years old she, and not her elder sister Margaret, is said to have acted as. Jennifer McGowan's Maid of Honor series is an underrated series that I think deserves more book features a different protagonist, but the main storyline is connected.

I really enjoyed the first two books in the series, but I was especially looking forward to Sophia's story in Maid of Wonder. While I found this installment to be lacking in certain areas, I still thought it was a /5. St Andrews church, Wickhambreaux in, Kent. Wickhambreaux was the only manor in Kent owned by Joan.

It is probable that she visited and stayed at the manor on her annual pilgrimage to Prince Edward’s tomb every June after he died. The church of St Andrews dates from the fourteenth century so Joan would have known it well pins. Arundel Castle is a restored and remodelled medieval castle in Arundel, West Sussex, was established by Roger de Montgomery on Christmas Day Roger became the first to hold the earldom of Arundel by the graces of William the castle was damaged in the English Civil War and then restored in the 18th and 19th centuries by Charles Howard the 11th Duke of Norfolk.

The Holland Family. The Holland family were the children and grandchildren of Joan,Countess of Kent and her first husband Thomas Holland of Upholland in Lancashire. Joan, known as 'the Fair Maid of Kent' (pictured right) was the daughter of Edmund of Woodstock, 1st Earl of Kent and Margaret Wake, 3rd Baroness Wake of Liddell.

From the Mercury, 19 August, By David G. Collyer. WAR HIT FAIR MAID TRADE. Above photograph shows "Fair Maids" outside the "Fair Maid of Kent Hotel" inthese 'Mar-Wrens' (Royal Marine Wrens) served in the nearby South Barracks as clerks, typists, drivers and cooks.

Princess Joan, suo jure 4th Countess of Kent and 5th Baroness Wake of Liddell (29 September – 7 August ), known to history as The Fair Maid of Kent, was the first post-conquest Princess of Wales as wife to Edward, the Black Prince, son and heir of King Edward gh the French chronicler Jean Froissart called her "the most beautiful woman in all the realm of England, and the.

Title Sources; The Countess of Salisbury, Joan, the Fair Maid of Kent, a Fourteeth-Century Princess and her World, Windsor Castle, or, The Fair Maid of Kent, (subj.). The Patricians: Joan "The Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet ( - ), 1st Princess of Wales, Princess of Aquitaine, Countess of Salisbury, 4th Countess of Kent, 5th Baroness Wake of Liddell - Author's 2nd Cousin 20x Removed.

Prince Edward "The Black Prince" Plantagenet of Wales (15 JuneWoodstock Palace, Oxfordshire, 8 JuneWestminster Palace, Middlesex, 29 SeptemberCanterbury Cathedral, Kent) married: (10 October at the Royal Chapel of St George at Windsor Castle, Berkshire) Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" (Born 29 Septemberdied 8 AugustWallingford Castle, Buried Stamford.

St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle, Berkshire, United Kingdom. S ource: LAURA /Adobe Stock. Founding of St George’s Chapel. The story of St George’s Chapel traces all the way back to the reign of Henry I, who ruled England during the first half of the 12th century.

At that time, there was a royal chapel within Windsor : Dhwty.The Windsor Castle is a Grade II listed public house at Campden Hill Road near Holland Park, London. It is on the Campaign for Real Ale's National Inventory of Historic Pub Interiors. It was built aboutremodelled inand the architect is not known.

References This pub Address: Campden Hill Road.