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Newly Cataloged Acquisitions

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.

May 18, 2015

The borrowed Christmas, circa 1952 / by Ludwig Bemelmans.

Authors United States.
Author: Bemelmans, Ludwig, 1898-1962.
Description: Bound typed and illustrated manuscript of The Borrowed Christmas, by Ludwig Bemelmans, string-tied with quarter canvas tape and painted boards. It has a hand-painted title page and fifteen leaves of text with illustrations on each leaf. Most of the illustrations are watercolor representations of Santa Claus playing various musical instruments. The story and illustrations were first published in the December 1952 issue of Holiday magazine, and afterward published as a holiday gift book (New York: American Artists Group, 1953) with additional illustrations.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): GEN MSS 1345
ISBN: 0618127372

Erika Mann drafts for The lights go down, [circa 1940].

Authors Germany 20th century.
Author: Mann, Erika, 1905-1969.
Description: Drafts of English translation by Maurice Samuel for The lights go down (New York: Farrar and Rinehart, 1940) by Erika Mann, typescript with manuscript copyreader revisions and annotations in an unidentified hand. Also included are page proofs of preliminary leaves with manuscript corrections and additions, proofs of illustrations by John O'Hara Cosgrave including captions, and galley proofs.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Manuscript Unit
ISBN: 0950421405 (sd)

Life of Africaner, a Namacqua chief of South Africa / by the late Rev. J. Campbell.

Converts South Africa Biography.
Author: Campbell, John, 1766-1840,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 980
ISBN: 9781938086069 (hardcover : acid-free paper)

Stories about ships.

Ships Juvenile literature.
Imprint: New York : Engraved and published by T.W. Strong, [1852?]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 975
ISBN: 0618162259

Échafaudage / Erica van Horn.

Artists' books Ireland.
Author: Van Horn, Erica,
Imprint: Ballybeg Grange, Clonmel, Tipperary, Ireland : Coracle, 2012.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 972
ISBN: 9780906630471

Sunday school tea-party.

Conduct of life Juvenile literature.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 980
ISBN: 9781935662600

Folded lambs / by the author of "Old Betty, or, I is'nt [sic] afraid to die."

Imprint: London : J. Groom, Bazaar, Soho Sq. and 12, Crescent, Birmingham, [185-?]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 980
ISBN: 9780906630471

Little peace-maker.

Christian life Juvenile literature.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 980
ISBN: 9781938086069 (hardcover : acid-free paper)

Tanganyika becomes independent.

Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 +423
ISBN: 0618127372

For a revolutionary position on the Negro question / by Harry Haywood.

African Americans Economic conditions.
Author: Haywood, Harry, 1898-1985.
Imprint: Bell Gardens, Calif. : October League, ©1975.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ Zan H336 +975F
ISBN: 9780906630471

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