W2/Q-18-20

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Shelfmark W2/Q-18-20
Sieur de Beaulieu, pseud. Vie de St Thomas Archevesque de Cantorbery et martyr. Tirée des quatre auteurs contemporains ... des historiens d'Angleterre ... lettres du Saint, ... & ... grands personnages du ... temps; ....
Paris: 1674.
Armorial bookplate on front pastedown, with motto 'En avant': Augustus de Pugin.
Inscription on front free endpaper: Presented by the Rev. [name crossed out: L.B. Stretton??; in a different hand:] H. W. Watkins. Warden of St. Augustine's Oct. 1878.
Owned by Augustus Pugin (1812–1852), with his armorial bookplate.
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The Bookplate Society
The book next seems to have belonged to Rev. L. B. Stretton (name uncertain) by whom it was presented, possibly to St Augustine's College, Canterbury.
It was later presented to the Chapter Library in 1878 by the Warden of the College, Rev. Henry William Watkins (1844–1922).