Kings and Queens of England Dover History Coloring Book

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Dover Publications #ad - Brief captions describe the scene illustrated. Beginning with alfred the great who ruled from 871‒899 and ending with the reigning queen, Elizabeth II, this regal parade invites you to have fun coloring while you learn fascinating facts about thirty rulers who have played important roles in English history.

Kings and Queens of England Dover History Coloring Book #ad - In addition to the two sovereigns mentioned above, mary i "bloody mary", queen victoria, henry viii, you'll also find detailed, "the lionheart" 1189‒1199 leading crusaders into battle; Elizabeth I 1558‒1603 at the knighting of Sir Francis Drake aboard the Golden Hind; the execution of Charles I in 1649; and numerous other scenes depicting Richard III, King George VI, well-researched drawings of William the Conqueror 1606‒1087 setting sail from France to claim the English throne; Richard I, and many more.

Each monarch is shown in authentic costume, in a setting or event from his or her reign. Dover Publications. A royal assembly of british monarchs, 200 years of history, spanning over 1, fills the pages of this exciting coloring book.

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Life in a Medieval Castle and Village Coloring Book Dover History Coloring Book

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Dover Publications FBA-281160 #ad - Life in a Medieval Castle and Village Coloring Book Dover History Coloring Book #ad - Whether the illustrations depict a lord playing chess with his son or a peddler selling his wares, the true look and feel of medieval life comes through, from architectural details to the particulars of dress at all levels of society. This fascinating book combines the creative fun of coloring with an exciting sense of discovery as it realistically portrays many facets of life during the Middle Ages, one of history's most dramatic and eventful periods.

Children. Forty-two authentically detailed drawings depict daily activities in castle, banquets, village, field, monastery, and forest, battles, sieges, evoking the excitement and pageantry of tournaments, and fairs.

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Knights and Armor Coloring Book Dover Fashion Coloring Book

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Dover Publications #ad - The attire of vikings, italian condottieri, Crusaders, Spanish foot-soldiers and royal jousters all appear in precise, historically accurate line drawings that convey the splendor of chivalry and detail the accoutrements of war. Children. More than 40 dramatic plates — specially designed for you to color — portray the wide range of protective armor in use in Europe from about A.

D. Defend the empire with an authentic Roman legionary, or hold back the fierce Mongol hordes with a dashing Russian chieftain. Each plate is accompanied by clear explanatory captions; in addition, a useful glossary of unfamiliar terms and a thoroughly researched introduction offer historical background and more to bring each warrior to life.

Knights and Armor Coloring Book Dover Fashion Coloring Book #ad - Twelve full-color illustrations on the covers enable you to reproduce each striking suit of armor in authentic hues. History buffs, military enthusiasts, children and colorists of all ages will revel in this stunning collection of valorous paladins. 100 to 1640 . Meet celebrated leaders such as Richard the Lion-Hearted and Henry VIII, meticulously costumed and detailed.

You can recapture the excitement of yesteryear's noblest battles with this remarkable pageant of dauntless knights and armor, in coloring book form.

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The Medieval Castle Dover History Coloring Book

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Dover Publications #ad - The residence of the local lord and center of the community, the medieval castle was also a stronghold against enemy attacks. In 29 detailed, ready-to-color illustrations, artist A. Virtually self-contained, this fortress had everything necessary to maintain the life of the lord and his family. Smith focuses on the activities of castle life and how the heavily fortified structure functioned.

Included are detailed views of the castle’s main features: the moat, or keep; the Great Hall, center of court life; a chapel, drawbridge, and portcullis a heavy iron gate suspended by chains; strong tower, the castle’s spiritual center; spiral staircases built within thick tower walls; dungeons; and other areas.

The Medieval Castle Dover History Coloring Book #ad - Here also are scenes of a lady doing needlework at a window seat, a fair held on castle grounds, stable workers caring for their steeds, catapults hurling large missiles, a castle under attack, a crossbowman atop an outer wall, and more. Ideal for use at home or in the classroom, this fascinating book invites youngsters to have fun coloring while learning about life within a medieval castle.

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Fashions of the Old South Coloring Book Dover Fashion Coloring Book

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Dover Publications #ad - Children. The particularly wealthy occasionally went to Europe, returning home with stylish apparel from London or Paris. Clothing worn during this period by members of antebellum society conveyed a distinct glamor and elegance. These journeys frequently included side trips to New York, Boston, or Philadelphia to replenish the family's wardrobes with the latest fashions.

Fashions of the Old South Coloring Book Dover Fashion Coloring Book #ad - In the years shortly before the civil war, many Southern plantation owners and their families "summered" in the cooler climate of the northern states, often along the New England coast. Included are walking costumes, and wedding apparel for women, evening gowns, as well as suits, morning and afternoon dresses, trousers, vests, and handsome military uniforms for the men.

Descriptive captions accompany illustrations in an attractive coloring book that will not only please coloring book fans, but will also be of use to costume historians and designers. Tom tierney captures the fine details of authentic garments in 29 ready-to-color illustrations.

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Medieval Tapestries Coloring Book Dover Fashion Coloring Book

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Dover Publications #ad - This collection of fine line drawings invites coloring book fans of all ages to appreciate the exquisite beauty of these legendary marvels. Thirty handsome drawings of flora and fauna, unicorns, knights in armor, delicate damsels, and other details from such priceless treasures as the Unicorn and Bayeux tapestries can be enhanced with a rainbow of colors.

Captions identify each work, year of completion, giving its title, and origin. Hand-woven or embroidered works of great beauty, medieval tapestries were not only symbols of courtly prestige, they were also practical items that served as throws or covers and provided insulation against cold castle walls.

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Medieval Fashions Coloring Book Dover Fashion Coloring Book

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Dover Publications FBA-|291589 #ad - Forty-five ready-to-color illustrations portray people from every class of society, from farmers in plain tunics, aprons, and kirtles to courtiers in embroidered mantles and brocaded silk robes with fur-trimmed sleeves. Complete, fact-filled captions, in addition to an informative introduction, help make this volume an excellent resource for fashion historians and costume designers as well as a distinctive and entertaining coloring book.

Children. From the humble garb of peasants to the elaborate styles of the nobility, this meticulously researched coloring book offers expertly rendered illustrations of medieval costumes. Both colorists and fashion devotees will adore these lovingly detailed images of lords and ladies decked in regal attire, crusader knights in chain mail armor, pilgrims dressed for weeks of rough riding, and much more.

Medieval Fashions Coloring Book Dover Fashion Coloring Book #ad - European fashions from the ninth through the fifteenth century appear in this comprehensive fashion retrospective.

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Godey's Fashions Coloring Book Dover Fashion Coloring Book

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Dover Publications #ad - Godey's Fashions Coloring Book Dover Fashion Coloring Book #ad - A lovely collection that offers an authentic glimpse of what well-dressed ladies and youngsters of the Victorian era were wearing, costume designers, this is a must-have for coloring book fans, and cultural historians. Superbly rendered illustrations, a rare nineteenth-century fashion magazine, adapted from Godey's Lady's Book, provide authentic views of evolving Victorian modes of apparel — from lace-edged necklines and elongated bodices to fitted bonnets and extravagant bustles.

Thirty ready-to-color illustrations depict lavish dresses and gowns of velvet and damask; smart riding outfits trimmed with braid and gilt; an elegant cashmere shawl, footwear, children's outfits; as well as hair ornaments, and other accessories. Children.

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Story of the American Revolution Coloring Book Dover History Coloring Book

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Dover Publications FBA-278988 #ad - Story of the American Revolution Coloring Book Dover History Coloring Book #ad - Noted artist peter copeland has captured all the drama and excitement of a fateful era in American history with 40 finely drawn black-and-white illustrations. Children. Modestly priced and historically accurate, the battle of lexington, the execution of nathan hale, story of the American Revolution Coloring Book contains scenes depicting the Boston Massacre, the capture of Fort Ticonderoga, the signing of the Declaration of Independence, the Battle of Bunker Hill, Washington's farewell to his officers at Fraunces Tavern, George Washington at the Delaware, Paul Revere's ride, and many more exciting scenes.

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Life in Colonial America Dover History Coloring Book

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Dover Publications #ad - Other illustrations include an early Pennsylvania farm home, a colonial kitchen, a frontier fort, the deck of a slave ship, and the Deerfield massacre of 1704. Each picture includes a descriptive caption that provides a brief history lesson. This informative coloring book captures the stirring drama of life during pre-Revolutionary times with a fascinating variety of images from the colonial era.

Forty-four detailed, accurate, and ready-to-color illustrations depict early seventeenth-century colonists arriving from Europe on wooden sailing vessels; encounters with Native Americans; the Spanish settlement at St. Colorists of all ages will enter into the spirit of early American life with this entertaining and educational coloring book.

Life in Colonial America Dover History Coloring Book #ad - Augustine, florida, in 1565; and the thriving Dutch colony of New Amsterdam on Manhattan Island in 1653. Despite an often-hostile environment, and countless other hardships, frequent shortages of food and other necessities, the settlers of colonial America persevered to establish a lasting foothold on the new continent.

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Tudor and Elizabethan Fashions Dover Fashion Coloring Book

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Dover Publications #ad - Also shown are numerous period hairstyles, gloves, headgear, shoes, jewelry, and other fashion accessories. Accompanied by a fact-filled introduction and identifying captions, fashion designers, these handsome, carefully researched and meticulously rendered illustrations will delight costume historians, and coloring book fans of all ages.

Children. Spanning over a century of english history, the Tudor dynasty witnessed the steady growth and development of commerce between England and the European continent. Dover Publications. One of the ways the resulting prosperity manifested itself was in the fashions worn by English monarchs and the growing middle class.

Tudor and Elizabethan Fashions Dover Fashion Coloring Book #ad - That clothing is documented in this new addition to Dover’s popular coloring book series on the history of fashion. Encompassing clothing dating from the late fifteenth century to the early 1600s, 45 plates of accurate, ready-to-color illustrations depict apparel worn by a broad spectrum of English society — from country workers in woolen tunics and leather boots and sailors in canvas breeches and shirts to officials in fur-trimmed robes and elegantly clad Tudor monarchs such as Henry VIII and his daughter, Elizabeth I.

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