The institution, the building, and the people of the Beinecke


A list of Beinecke publications available through the Library, the Yale University Press, or through the University Press of New England.

Painting a Map of Sixteenth-Century Mexico City: Land, Writing, and Native Rule

Edited by Mary E. Miller and Barbara E. Mundy; With essays by Dennis Carr, María Castañeda de la Paz, Pablo Escalante Gonzalbo, Diana Magaloni Kerpel, Mary E. Miller, Barbara E. Mundy, Richard Newman and Michele Derrick, and Gordon Whittaker


An Inspiration to All Who Enter: Fifty Works from Yale University's Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Edited by Kathryn James



Remembering Shakespeare

David Scott Kastan and Kathryn James



Peter Pan posters by John Hassall

John Hassall

Reproductions of four posters made after the 1907 originals presented in a custom portfolio.


Lewis & Clark’s West: William Clark’s 1810 Master Map of the American West

William Clark


December 2004
1 sheet available in two formats:
11-3/4 x 14-3/8 folded or 52 x 32 unfolded (rolled for shipment)


My Heart in Company: The Work of J.M. Barrie and the Birth of Peter Pan

By Timothy Young


February 15, 2005
92 p., 8-½ x 9
56 color and b/w illus.


Intimate Circles: American Women in the Arts

By Nancy Kuhl

September 1, 2003
216 p., 9 x 11
125 color and b/w illus.

Extravagant Crowd: Carl Van Vechten's Portraits of Women

By Nancy Kuhl; Introduction by Bruce Kellner


August 1, 2003
190 p., 9 x 10
157 b/w illus.


The World of Witold Gombrowicz 1904-1969: Catalog of a Centenary Exhibition at the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Yale University

By Vincent Giroud


December 3, 2004
76 p., 8 x 11
47 color and b/w illus.


The Beinecke Library of Yale University

Edited by Stephen Parks

November 1, 2003

244 p., 10 x 12-1/2
222 color illus.




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