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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.

January 16, 2015

Chinese mother of pearl gaming counters / Bill Neal.

Mother-of-pearl China History 18th century.
Author: Neal, Bill, 1948-
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 116
ISBN: 9780955640308 (pbk.)

Reasons for staying / G.S. Sharat Chandra.

Author: Sharat Chandra, G. S., 1935-2000,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 113
ISBN: 1880269198

Confucius: the Unwobbling pivot & the Great digest / translated by Ezra Pound, with notes and commentary on the text and the ideograms, together with Ciu Hsi's "Preface" to the Chung yung and Tseng's commentary on the Testament.

Chinese classics Translations into English.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zab M3644 Zz951Z
ISBN: 9780955640308 (pbk.)

Revised excavation drawing for Detroit, Witching Waves / T. Van Kannel, inventor & proprietor, 71 W. 23 St. ...

Amusement parks Michigan Detroit.
Author: Van Kannel, T. (Theophilus), 1841-1919.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 Folio 4; BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 Folio 5
ISBN: 1880269198

Continental dynamics / Melvin A. Cook.

Author: Cook, Melvin A. (Melvin Alonzo)
Imprint: Salt Lake City, Utah : Dept. of Metallurgy, Institute of Metals and Explosives Research, University of Utah, [1961]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zab H21 +Zz961C
ISBN: 9780955640308 (pbk.)

Story of the jubilee singers : with their songs.

African American musicians.
Author: Marsh, J. B. T.
Edition: Third edition / completing twenty-fifth thousand.
Imprint: London : Hodder and Stoughton, 1876.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ Zan P585 Zz876M
ISBN: 1880269198

Directory / The Booker T. Washington Trade Association.

African American businesspeople Michigan Detroit Directories.
Author: Booker T. Washington Trade Association.
Imprint: Detroit, Mich. : Tribune-Independent Print. Dept., 1935.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 88
ISBN: 1932800662

Ulysses in hand : the Rosenbach manuscript / Michael J. Barsanti ; introduction by Vicki Mahaffey.

Manuscripts, English Pennsylvania Philadelphia Exhibitions.
Imprint: [Philadelphia, Pa.?] : Rosenbach Museum & Library, ©2000.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 +29
ISBN: 0939084333

Heller / William E. Henning.

Teenage girls Fiction.
Author: Henning, William E., 1911-
Edition: Bantam giant ed.
Imprint: New York : Bantam Books, 1958, c1947.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Za H3936 947Hg
ISBN: 1932800662

Legal documents relating to performance of operas by Charles Gounod in London, 1852-1869.

Composers France.
Description: Manuscript legal documents relating to charges of copyright and performance rights violations, brought by Gounod and his librettists Jules Barbier and Michel Carré against London theater managers, including circa 35 documents, 1863-1867 and undated, concerning James Henry Mapleson and performance of Faust at Her Majesty's Theatre; and circa 25 documents, 1867-1869 and undated, concerning Frederick Gye and performance of Roméo et Juliette at the Royal Opera House. Documents include lawyers' notes, drafts, and accounts; documents such as pleas, motions, interrogatories, and affidavits; other documents issued by the Court of Queen's Bench; and a few autograph manuscript notes by Gounod and autograph letters, signed, from music publisher Antoine Choudens. Also present are an autograph letter, signed, from Gye to “Mademoiselle Wagner,” 1852, about performance of Giacomo Meyerbeer's opera Le prophète; and a manuscript contract, 1855, concerning Cramer, Beale & Co., Gye, and singers Giulia Grisi and Giovanni Mario.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Manuscript Unit
ISBN: 1932800662


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