Document ReferencePw2 Hy 1288
TitleLetter in French from A. de Matueof [Matveyev], London, to Robert Harley [later 1st Earl of Oxford]; 8 Nov. 1707
Date8 November 1707
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionComplains at the Queen's continuing delay in responding to the Tsar on specific issues; urges Harley to pursue a formal response; refers to his complaint to Sunderland on 16 Oct. in respect of a [libellous attack] [see Pw2 Hy 1285] and the lack of any action to date.

Endorsed on verso by Robert Harley; says letter was transmitted with a translation [not present] of the Tsar's letter of 30 Aug. 1707.
Termdiplomacy, with Russia

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA18608Anne (1665-1714); Queen of Great Britain and Ireland1665-1714
NA6169Peter I (1672-1725); Emperor of Russia; ( succeeded 1682)1672-1725
NA28983Spencer; Charles (c.1674-1722); 3rd Earl of Sunderland; statesman and bibliophilec.1674-1722
NA29988Matveyev; Andrei A. (1666-1728); Muscovite Ambassador in London 1707-8; Russian minister at Amsterdam 1700-121666-1728
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
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