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.
November 14, 2014
Complete poetical works of William Wordsworth / with an introduction by John Morley.
From primer to pleasure in reading : an introduction to the history of children's books in England from the invention of printing to 1914 with an outline of some developments in other countries / by Mary F. Thwaite.
Children's literature, English History and criticism.
Contains original corrected typescript, typescript carbon, sketches for jacket design, and proofs of illustrations for the novel Country Lawyer (1939) and original corrected typescript of the novel January Thaw (1945), by Bellamy Partridge. The writings are undated.
BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Manuscript Unit
Vera Liebert scrapbook on Eva Le Galliene and The Civic Repertory Theatre, circa 1931-1956.
Scrapbook (box 1) compiled by Vera Liebert on Eva Le Galliene and The Civic Repertory Theatre, containing clippings, correspondence between Liebert and Le Galliene, a program for the theater's 1934 production of Hedda Gabler, and one black and white photograph of Liebert. Material no longer contained in the scrapbook is separately foldered (box 2).
"This culinary herbal puts ancient medicinal theory into modern practice. Using pre-scientific logic, it links vegetables and their curative properties with 21st-century ills--both societal and individual. Though the cures are fictions, some parts of each listing are true: each of the 12 cultivars is an authentic heirloom, the listing of constituents is accurate, and the nutritional value of each vegetable is verified by modern science."--Introduction.
BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zac Sh362 P81 2013
Books for boys & girls, ed. by Jean Thomson, with an introduction by Charles R. Sanderson.