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The Library's catalog, Orbis, provides access to collections material across the Yale University Library.  Below is a list of recently cataloged Beinecke Library acquisitions that are now available in the catalog.

October 29, 2014

Lifeitselfmanship, or, How to become a precisely because man : an investigation into current L (or left-wing) usage / by Decca Treuhaft ; illustrated by Pele.

Speech and social status Anecdotes, facetiae, satire, etc.
Author: Mitford, Jessica, 1917-1996,
Imprint: Oakland, Calif. : [s.n.], c1956.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Za M6977 956L
ISBN: 0970027702

Map of Lincoln, Lancaster Co., Nebraska, 1903-circa 1920.

Landowners Nebraska Lincoln Maps.
Author: Dobson, Adna, 1857-1919.
Description: Printed map mounted on linen that shows plats, additions, and state buildings in Lincoln, Nebraska, 1903. The map includes manuscript inscriptions, circa 1920, which document proposed changes to the Table Rock line of the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad, as well as the number "33023."
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): WA MSS S-2992
ISBN: 0970027702

Rubble paper paper rubble, circa 2012.

American literature 21st century.
Author: Klinger, Paul.
Description: Charcoal and graphite rubbings, as well as photocopies of rubbings, of Klinger's Rubble Paper Paper Rubble (Austin, Tex: Further Other Book Works, 2013), which Klinger composed by visiting historical markers throughout southeast Texas and making rubbings from embossed text. Some rubbings done on verso of stationery from the University of Houston Law Center.
Language: English
ISBN: 9781847371133 (hbk.)

Trash / edited by John Dagion.

Gay men Sexual behavior.
Edition: 1st ed.
Imprint: San Francisco : Gay Sunshine Press, 1985.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 2138
ISBN: 0917342070

Victorian periodicals in the Yale University Library.

English periodicals History 19th century.
Author: Yale University. Library,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 +391
ISBN: 0917342070

XXI Welsh gypsy folk-tales / collected by John Sampson ; with engravings on wood by Agnes Miller Parker.

Tales Wales.
Author: Sampson, John, 1862-1931,
Imprint: Newtown, Montgomeryshire : Gregynog Press, 1933.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 +388
ISBN: 0934536058

Alice B. Toklas letters to Nancy Hamilton, 1951-1958.

American literature 20th century.
Author: Toklas, Alice B.
Description: Collection of thirteen autograph manuscript letters, signed, and two autograph manuscript postcards, from Toklas to Nancy Hamilton. Letters discuss stage and screen projects by Hamilton and her partner Katharine Cornell and mention Gertrude Stein.
Language: English

All power to the people / Emory Douglas, 1969, reproduced by permission, 2004.

Author: Douglas, Emory.
Description: A poster depicting a young man with a rifle on his back, selling the Black Panther Party's newspaper, "The black panther," which has as its headline: All power to the people.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): BrSides Zc72 2004do

Allen Tucker : memorial exhibition.

Author: Tucker, Allen, 1866-1939,
Imprint: New York : Whitney Museum of American Art, 1940.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Za M489 Zz949A

Art of pleasing in conversation / written by the famous Abbott Richlieu ; translated out of French.

Conversation Early works to 1800.
Author: Vaumorière, M. de (Pierre Ortigue), 1610-1693.
Imprint: London : Printed for R. Bentley, in Russel-Street, in Covent Garden, 1691.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 2129


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