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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

Russia's fighting forces.

Armed Forces.
Author: Kournakoff, Sergei Nicholas, 1892-
Imprint: New York, International [©1942]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 981
ISBN: 9781940696041

Reckless / Michael Cart, editor.

Risk-taking (Psychology) Literary collections.
Description: A collection of seventeen short stories, essays, cartoons, and poems about the different kinds of reckless behavior people exhibit, usually without regard for the consequences of their actions.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 879
ISBN: 0385901844 (lib. bdg.)

May 15, 2015

Food and watercolors / B. Wurtz ; [text, Steel Stillman].

Food in art.
Author: Wurtz, B., 1948-
Imprint: Portland, Ore : Publication Studio, c2012.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 685
ISBN: 9781935662068

Of Aucassin and Nicolette : a translation in prose and verse from the Old French together with Amabel and Amoris / by Laurence Housman ; with drawings by Paul Woodroffe, engraved on the wood by Clemence Housman.

Imprint: London : Chatto & Windus, 1925.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 935
ISBN: 9781935662389

Situations vacant and vacant situations / written, illustrated, and designed by Steve Wheatley.

Artists' books.
Author: Wheatley, Steve.
Imprint: [Hounslow : Caligula Books], ©1974.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 687
ISBN: 0786864605

Forgotten photographs / Larry Clark.

Photography, Artistic.
Author: Clark, Larry, 1943-
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 +386
ISBN: 9781935662068

Painting a portrait / Delaney Allen.

Author: Allen, Delaney,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Publication Studio 80
ISBN: 9781624620065

Sleeping Beauty.

Sleeping Beauty (Tale) Juvenile fiction.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 921
ISBN: 0786864605

"Democratic vistas" : exploring the Raymond Danowski Poetry Library / curated by Kevin Young.

American poetry 20th century Bibliography Exhibitions.
Imprint: [Atlanta] : Emory Libraries, c2008.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 +400

Geometric poem : a long experimental poem, composite of many lines and angles selective / by Gregory Corso.

Author: Corso, Gregory.
Imprint: Milan : [publisher not identified], 1966.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 +410
ISBN: 9781929048281


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