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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.

November 13, 2014

Johnie Blunt, circa 1793.

Poets, Scottish 18th century.
Author: Burns, Robert, 1759-1796.
Description: Autograph manuscript of the ballad Johnie Blunt by Robert Burns, undated, written on the verso of an address leaf that had been mailed to Burns at his office in Dumfries. It was bound with two autograph letters, signed, to Henry Sage from Bernard Quaritch regarding the ballad's authenticity and a typescript transcription of one letter with an invoice. The letters are dated 1900 August 3 and September 4 and the transcript and invoice are dated 1900 September 4.
Language: English
ISBN: 0671631357 (pbk.)

Life's link : a Fred Wilson installation : inspired by the collections of Dr. Walter O. Evans.

African Americans History Exhibitions.
Author: Wilson, Fred, 1954-
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ Zan W6924 +2013L
ISBN: 9780615818283

Minneapolis morning tribune.

Imprint: Minneapolis, Minn. : F.E. Murphy, 1939-1964.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Folio Gallup Eliot C605
ISBN: 0415014212

Negroes in Brooklyn : an introductory study with special reference to girls.

African Americans Women.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ Zan D668 Zz937N
ISBN: 0415014212

Oscar Wilde : the John Simpson collection.

Author: Gekoski (Firm)
Imprint: [London] : R.A. Gekoski, [2003]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 +425
ISBN: 0415014212

Pilgrimage to Rome in the Middle Ages : continuity and change / Debra J. Birch.

Church history Middle Ages, 600-1500.
Author: Birch, Debra J. (Debra Julie), 1966-
Imprint: Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK ; Rochester, NY : Boydell Press, 2000.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zab So125 Zz2000Bi
ISBN: 0851157718

Thomas Seccombe scrapbook on George Meredith, 1888-1912.

English poetry 19th century.
Author: Seccombe, Thomas, 1866-1923.
Description: Scrabook compiled by Thomas Seccombe on the English Victorian novelist and poet, George Meredith. Seccombe created the scrapbook in his work for an article for the Dictionary of National Biography, Second Supplement. The scrabook includes clippings, correspondence, printed articles, galley proofs, and a manuscript concerning George Meredith by an unidentified author, dated 1888 to 1912. Material no longer contained in the scrapbook is separately foldered and filed with the scrapbook.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Manuscript Unit
ISBN: 0517554429

Sinister Street, 1913 / by Compton Mackenzie.

Authors, Scottish 20th century.
Author: Mackenzie, Compton, 1883-1972.
Description: Revised proofs, with autograph corrections of Sinister Street by Compton Mackenzie, dated 1913. Sinister Street was published in the United States with the title Youth's Encounter. Pages 289-320 are in duplicate.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Manuscript Unit
ISBN: 0830623221 (pbk.)

November 12, 2014

Airlift to Wounded Knee / Bill Zimmerman.

Author: Zimmerman, Bill, 1940-
Edition: 1st ed.
Imprint: Chicago : Swallow Press, 1976.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc35 976zi
ISBN: 0804006911

Cyropædia : or, the institution of Cyrus / by Xenophon ; translated from the Greek by the late Honourable Maurice Ashley Esq ; to which is prefixed a preface, by way of dedication, to the Right Honourable the Lady Elizabeth Harris.

Author: Xenophon.
Imprint: London : Printed for John Noon ... and James and John Knapton ..., MDCCXXVIII [1728]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 2238
ISBN: 0804428409


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