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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.

January 29, 2016

Mr. Reverdy Johnson: the Alabama negotiations, and their just repudiation by the Senate of the United States.

Alabama claims.
Author: Bemis, George, 1816-1878.
Imprint: New York, Baker & Godwin, printers, 1869.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Cc5 5 20.13
ISBN: 9780811220934 (acid-free paper)

Shoot the widow : adventures of a biographer / Meryle Secrest.

Biographers United States Biography.
Author: Secrest, Meryle,
Description: A biographer offers a entertaining and insightful study of the art and craft of writing biography, detailing her triumphs and missteps, adventures and misadventures as she researched nine famous people.
Edition: First edition.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Osborn pe648
ISBN: 9780307264831

English neutrality : is the Alabama a British pirate?.

Author: Lowrey, Grosvenor Porter, 1831-1893.
Edition: 2nd ed.
Imprint: New York : A.D.F. Randolph, 1863.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Cc5 5 20.10
ISBN: 9780811221214 (alk. paper)

Mr. Sumner : the Alabama claims, and their settlement. A letter to the "New York herald" / by J.C. Bancroft Davis ...

Alabama claims.
Author: Davis, J. C. Bancroft (John Chandler Bancroft), 1822-1907.
Imprint: New York : D. Taylor, printer, 1878.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Cc5 5 20.17
ISBN: 9780811220934 (acid-free paper)

Speech of Mr. Cobden, on the "Foreign enlistment act", in the House of Commons, Friday, April 24th, 1863.

Diplomatic relations.
Author: Cobden, Richard, 1804-1865.
Imprint: London, W. Ridgway, 1863.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Cc5 5 23.8
ISBN: 0151004439

France, Mexico, and the Confederate States. / by M.M. Chevalier ; translated by Wm. Henry Hurlbut.

Slavery United States.
Author: Chevalier, Michel, 1806-1879.
Imprint: New York: : C.B. Richardson, 596 Broadway., 1863.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Cc5 5 22.20
ISBN: 9780811223980 (paperback : acid-free paper)

Narrative of the life of John Marrant, of New York, North America : with an account of the conversion of the King of the Cherokees and his daughter / authenticated by Mr. Aldridge.

Indian captivities.
Author: Marrant, John, 1755-1791,
Imprint: Manchester : Re-printed by John Gadsby ; London : E. Fowler, 1835.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc16 C5 785map
ISBN: 9780811220934 (acid-free paper)

Steal away / set for chorus by William L. Dawson.

Gospel music.
Author: Dawson, William L. (William Levi), 1899-1990.
Imprint: Tuskegee Institute, Ala. : Music Press, ©1942.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ -V3 D32 St3b
ISBN: 0151004439

Frozen Northland : life with the Esquimo in his own country / by Winfield Scott Mason.

Eskimos Northwest, Canadian Social life and customs.
Author: Mason, Winfield Scott,
Imprint: Cincinnati : Jennings and Graham ; New York : Eaton and Mains, [©1910]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc90 910ma
ISBN: 9780811223980 (paperback : acid-free paper)

Negro, North and South: the status of the coloured population in the Northern and Southern States of America compared. By Robert Trimble.

African Americans.
Author: Trimble, Robert.
Imprint: London, Whittaker & Co. 1863.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Cc5 5 22.5
ISBN: 9780811220934 (acid-free paper)


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