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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.

October 29, 2014

Art of pleasing in conversation / written by the famous Abbott Richlieu ; translated out of French.

Conversation Early works to 1800.
Author: Vaumorière, M. de (Pierre Ortigue), 1610-1693.
Imprint: London : Printed for R. Bentley, in Russel-Street, in Covent Garden, 1691.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 2129

Cato's letters, or, Essays on liberty, civil and religious, and other important subjects : in four volumes.

Church and state Early works to 1800.
Author: Trenchard, John, 1662-1723.
Imprint: [Berwick] : [s.n.], printed in the year MDCCLIV [1754]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 2124

Confessions of Madame Vestris in a series of familiar letters to Handsome Jack : giving a glowing picture of her early seduction, her intrigues with Captain Anstruther, her curious adventures on the wedding night, Parisian frolics.

Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 2132

Dernier vol du Petit Prince = The last flight of the Little Prince / Jean-Pierre de Villers ; illustrations, Christian Quesnel.

Author: Villers, Jean-Pierre A. de (Jean-Pierre Andreoli), 1940-
Description: The story of an unusual friendship across enemy lines: in the air, in the south of France, a German pilot meets Saint-Ex -- and the Little Prince.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 2139
ISBN: 1895873835

Finding Thoroton : the Royal Marine who ran British Naval Intelligence in the Western Mediterranean in World War One / by Philip Vickers ; series editor Colonel Brian Carter OBE.

Author: Vickers, Philip,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 +390
ISBN: 1908123060

Lifeitselfmanship, or, How to become a precisely because man : an investigation into current L (or left-wing) usage / by Decca Treuhaft ; illustrated by Pele.

Speech and social status Anecdotes.
Author: Mitford, Jessica, 1917-1996.
Imprint: Oakland, Calif. : [s.n.], c1956.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Za M6977 956L
ISBN: 1908123060

Map of Lincoln, Lancaster Co., Nebraska, 1903-circa 1920.

Landowners Nebraska Lincoln Maps.
Author: Dobson, Adna, 1857-1919.
Description: Printed map mounted on linen that shows plats, additions, and state buildings in Lincoln, Nebraska, 1903. The map includes manuscript inscriptions, circa 1920, which document proposed changes to the Table Rock line of the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad, as well as the number "33023."
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): WA MSS S-2992
ISBN: 1908123060

Rubble paper paper rubble, circa 2012.

American literature 21st century.
Author: Klinger, Paul.
Description: Charcoal and graphite rubbings, as well as photocopies of rubbings, of Klinger's Rubble Paper Paper Rubble (Austin, Tex: Further Other Book Works, 2013), which Klinger composed by visiting historical markers throughout southeast Texas and making rubbings from embossed text. Some rubbings done on verso of stationery from the University of Houston Law Center.
Language: English
ISBN: 1886163170

Trash / edited by John Dagion.

Gay men Sexual behavior.
Edition: 1st ed.
Imprint: San Francisco : Gay Sunshine Press, 1985.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 2138
ISBN: 0917342070

Victorian periodicals in the Yale University Library.

English periodicals History 19th century.
Author: Yale University. Library,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2014 +391
ISBN: 0917342070


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