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Newly Cataloged Acquisitions

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.

July 28, 2015

"Going to London through "Epping Forest" [graphic] / B. [compass pointing north] Esqr. inv. & del.

Author: Gillray, James, 1756-1815,
Description: "An ugly middle-aged woman, wearing a calash hood (cf. BMSat 5434) over a cap, picks up her petticoats to step over or through a bush shaped like a forest tree, but spotted with red fruit. She grins and clutches in her right hand a paper inscribed 'Wonderful Aeronauts'. She is walking towards a garden latrine (left). Two concentric circles of greenery surround the bush. There is a landscape background."--British Museum online catalogue.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Gillray v. 10

Inexpressible air of dignity, the incomprehensible je-ne-scais-quoi of elegance ... [graphic] / Js. Gillray inv. & ft.

Author: Gillray, James, 1756-1815,
Description: "The Marquis of Blandford walks in profile to the left. on a flagged pavement. He is stiffly erect, a cane held horizontally in his right. hand, his left. arm hanging vertically. He has sloping shoulders and long arms, and wears a double-breasted tail-coat with a high collar and modified Jean-de-Bry sleeve (see BMSat 9425) with Hessian boots."--British Museum online catalogue.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Gillray v. 11
ISBN: 9781416928126

Bird study, by Andrew J. Berger.

Ornithology.
Author: Berger, Andrew John, 1915-1995,
Imprint: New York, Dover Publications [1971, ©1961]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zab W6758 Zz971B
ISBN: 0486226999

Instant in the wind / André Brink.

Author: Brink, André P. (André Philippus), 1935-2015,
Imprint: New York : Morrow, 1977, ©1976.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zab W6758 Zz977B
ISBN: 068803134X

Book of Mormon : an account written by the hand of Mormon upon plates taken from the plates of Nephi / translated by Joseph Smith, Jr.

Mormon Church Doctrines.
Imprint: Salt Lake City : Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1961, ©1963.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zab W6758 Zz961B
ISBN: 0374524610

Mary of Buttermere [graphic] / Js. Gillray delt. & fect.

Author: Gillray, James, 1756-1815,
Description: "Portrait of Mary Robinson; a young serving woman with keys at her waist and her hair dressed loosely with flowers, carrying a jug and two frothing glasses on a tray to table on the left, where an elderly man in a neckerchief sits smoking with a companion; a punch-bowl on a shelf and a large ham on a table behind to right; in a double frame."--British Museum online catalogue.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Gillray v. 10
ISBN: 0865475326

Master of ceremonies [graphic] : sketch'd at the castle, Richmond.

Author: Gillray, James, 1756-1815,
Description: "A middle-aged man in gold-laced coat and waistcoat, with powdered hair and pigtail, bows stiffly in profile to the left. with a grimace of pleased surprise. He puts his right. hand across his breast, holds a tricorne hat at arm's length, and extends a pointed r. toe. A boarded floor and a wall form a background."--British Museum online catalogue.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Gillray v. 11
ISBN: 0865475326

July 27, 2015

Daisy Miller : a study / by Henry James, Jr.

Americans Europe Fiction.
Author: James, Henry, 1843-1916.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Supino James 100; BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Supino James 101
ISBN: 0374524610

Daisy Miller : a study / by Henry James, Jr.

Young women Fiction.
Author: James, Henry, 1843-1916.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Supino James 101
ISBN: 0486226999

Pic-Nic orchestra [graphic] / Js. Gillray inv. & ft.

Author: Gillray, James, 1756-1815,
Description: "Musicians are grouped round the almost spherical Lady Buckinghamshire, who sits at the piano in profile to the right, playing and singing. In back view and on the extreme right sits Colonel Greville, playing a fiddle; from his coat pocket hangs a paper: 'Pic Nic Concert - Imitations - Nightingale by Lord C. - Tom Tit Lord ME. - Jack daw Genl G. Screech Owl Lady B. - Poll Parrot...' On the left is Lord Mount Edgcumbe, very small, playing a 'cello, in profile. Behind him, full face, towers Lord Cholmondeley putting a flute below tightly closed lips. Seated on the pianist's left is Lady Salisbury, blowing a French horn. On the extreme right opposite Greville is a lady's arm holding out a trumpet. See BMSat 9916, &c, and, for the 'musical mania' of the period, BMSat 9938, &c."--British Museum online catalogue.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Gillray v. 10
ISBN: 0140585338

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