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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.

April 16, 2014

Summer school of philosophy at Mt. Desert, undated. ...

American literature 19th century.
Author: Mitchell, John Ames, 1845-1918.
Description: Autograph manuscript of John Ames Mitchell's "The Summer School of Philosophy at Mt. Desert" (New York: H. Holt and Company, 1881). The text and illustrations are in ink and the volume is bound in vellum.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): YCAL MSS 859
ISBN: 9781590053034

Balancing act : a look at checks and balances / by Kathiann M. Kowalski. ...

Separation of powers United States Juvenile literature.
Author: Kowalski, Kathiann M., 1955-
Description: Explores the role of Congress in the governmental separation of powers and defines the rights and powers of both Congress and the President.
Imprint: Minneapolis : Lerner Publications, c2004.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 899
ISBN: 0822513501 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)

Paradise news / Frank Kuenstler. ...

American poetry 20th century.
Author: Kuenstler, Frank,
Imprint: New York : Eventorium Press, c1966.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zab K9535 +966P
ISBN: 9781590052815

Tales of the white cockade / by Barbara Hutton ; with illustrations by I. Lawson. ...

Author: Hutton, Barbara, active 1863-1892.
Imprint: New York : E.P. Dutton, [189-?]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Za B436 Zz890H
ISBN: 9781590052273

Bruff's wake : J. Goldsborough Bruff & the California gold rush / by H. L. James. ...

Overland journeys to the Pacific.
Author: James, H. L. (Harold L.), 1933-
Description: "Bruff's Wake tells the story of forty-niners who survived hardship with resolve and endurance. The accompanying illustrations, which include a number of Bruff's sketches paired with modern photographs taken at the same sites, give vivid depictions of life and death on the California Trail in 1849. In addition, Bruff's route is correlated to the geography of the modern era, so that the trail can be traced on modern maps. Taken together, the narrative, sketches, photographs, and geological descriptions of the terrain, coupled with generous quotes from Bruff's long-out-of-print journal, allow the reader to follow in Bruff's wake" -- Publisher's description, p. [4] of cover.
Imprint: Independence, Mo : Oregon-California Trails Association, 2011.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc72 +2011ja
ISBN: 9781893061088 (pbk.)

Pillar of fire, or, Israel in bondage / by Rev. J.H. Ingraham, rector of Christ Church, and of St. Thomas' Hall, Holly Springs, Miss. ; author of "The prince of the house of David." ...

Jews History Fiction.
Author: Ingraham, J. H. (Joseph Holt), 1809-1860,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Za In4 859b
ISBN: 9781590052815

Through severing winds. [Drawing by Francis Colburn]. ...

Author: LaFlamme, Gladys,
Imprint: Burlington, Printed by H. McArthur, 1955.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zab L1335 955T
ISBN: 9781590052273

Busy bodies / Ed Martin. ...

Author: Martin, Ed (Edgar),
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Olympia Press 165
ISBN: 9781893061088 (pbk.)

Plexus / Henry Miller. ...

Author: Miller, Henry, 1891-1980.
Imprint: Paris : Olympia Press, [1956]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Olympia Press 168
ISBN: 9781590052815

Cat; what shall we do with it? Comp. by M.S. and L.A. Lacey. ...

Birds Conservation.
Author: Lacey, M. S.,
Imprint: [Bridgeport, 1914]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Pollock 871
ISBN: 9781590052341


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