Document ReferencePw2 Hy 1185
TitleLetter in French from Willem Buys, Amst[erdam], Netherlands, to [Robert Harley] 1st Earl of Oxford; 6 Oct. 1711
Date6 October 1711
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionRefers to the Queen's generous judgement of him and his own esteem for the Queen; reports his new commission as Envoy Extraordinary at the Queen's court and his imminent departure to take up this post; refers to the importance of Harley's friendship and his pride at ranking among the friends of 'le premier homme d'Angleterre'.
Termdiplomacy, with Netherlands

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA18608Anne (1665-1714); Queen of Great Britain and Ireland1665-1714
NA29481Buys; Willem (1661-1749); -; Pensionary of Amsterdam 1693-17251661-1749
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
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