From History of Canterbury Cathedral Library
- Shelfmark W/B-6-31/35
- Matthew Poole. Synopsis criticorum aliorumque S. Scripturae interpretum. ... Operà Matthaei Poli ...
- Inscription on front pastedown, vol. 1: Walter H. James. 1871.
- Armorial bookplate on front pastedowns with motto 'Tendimus ad astra': William Evelyn Alston.
- Mourning card with MS additions pasted on front free end paper of final volume: Presented by Mrs W.E. Alston with compts. East Cliffe House, Sandgate.