East Indies: December 1605

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Calendar of State Papers Colonial, East Indies, China and Japan, Volume 2, 1513-1616. Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1864.

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December 1605

[1605.] 346. [The King of Bantam] to [King James] “Desires” God to preserve his health and to exalt him and his council more and more. General Henry Middleton has arrived in health. Is greatly rejoiced to hear of His Majesty coming to the crown of England, “now England and Bantam are both one.” Thanks for the King’s present; sends His Majesty two “beasar stones.” [Quarter of a page. East Indies, Vol. I., No. 25. Indorsed, “K. of Bantam to the King.”]