Document ReferencePw2 Hy 956
TitleLetter from Francis Hoffman, to [Robert Harley] 1st Earl of Oxford; n.d. [c.25 May 1711-Jul. 1714]
Date25 May 1711-1724 c
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionComments on Oxford's 'inveterate and barbarous enemies' and their 'toad' Richard Steel; says that Steel has penned a letter entitled 'neck or nothing' in which he attacks the government, ministry and even the Queen.

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Termdisputes, against 1st Earl of Oxford
governments, Harley 1710-1714, criticism of
royalty, popularity

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA29759Steele; Richard (1672-1729); Sir; politician; author1672-1729
NA18608Anne (1665-1714); Queen of Great Britain and Ireland1665-1714
NA29760Hoffman; Francis (fl 1711-1724)fl 1711-1724
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
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