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.
July 7, 2014
Fall of Paris : the siege and the Commune, 1870-1871 / Alistair Horne. ...
Autograph manuscript, signed, of a funeral sermon for an unidentified woman parishioner of St. Ervan, Cornwall. The sermon, based on the text of Pslam 119:92, opens with a discussion of men's mistaken opinion of religion as "a Morose unsociable Companion" and of the practical benefits of religion. The last part of the sermon describes the deceased parishioner's life and her Christian virtues and actions.