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 26, 2016
Appointment in Crete; the story of a British agent.
World War, 1939-1945 Secret service Great Britain.
"An oddly drawn lion (right) with the head of the Duke of York, wearing cocked hat, stock, and gorget, crouches away from the heels of two kicking asses (left) with human heads, asses' ears, and collars engraved What a Cur it is.-and Every Man has his Price. A third ass (right), without a collar, looks benevolently down at the lion, saying -P'shaw- P'Shaw- dont be afraid I shall not kick you may depend upon it-you may be of service to me hereafter. Below the title: "When the Royal Beast, was sick to death-and unable to defend himself, the minor beasts he had injured came to revile him with their / "Wrongs-but when the dull Asses came to fling their heels at him, the Royal Animal exclaimed-" Injuries from / "others I can bear with resignation but to bear insult from such vile animals as Asses is to die and [sic] hundred / "Deaths. Vide-Mr Waithmans Speech at the common Hall."--British Museum online catalogue.
BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 10