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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, 2018

Laws passed at the first session of the Legislative Assembly of the State of North Dakota : begun and held at Bismarck ... on Tuesday, the nineteenth day of November, A.D. 1889, and concluded March eighteenth A.D., 1890.

Law North Dakota.
Author: North Dakota.
Imprint: Bismarck, Dak. : Tribune, printers and binders, 1890.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: Zc33 890no
ISBN: 9780811226547

January 26, 2018

Mister Madam : the frank, unapologetic story of a dedicated homosexual and transvestite who has practiced his art in places as varied as the U.S. Army, a New Orleans bordello, Mafia dives, and chic Frisco clubs : autobiography / by Kenneth Marlowe.

Gay men United States Biography.
Author: Marlowe, Kenneth.
Language: English
Location: LSF- BEINECKE: Bailey S636 9:4
ISBN: 3873191040

Wench : a novel / Dolen Perkins-Valdez.

Women slaves Ohio Social conditions Fiction.
Author: Perkins-Valdez, Dolen,
Description: "Tawawa House in many respects is like any other American resort before the Civil War. Situated in Ohio, this idyllic retreat is particularly nice in the summer when the Southern humidity is too much to bear. The main building, with its luxurious finishes, is loftier than the white cottages that flank it, but then again, the smaller structures are better positioned to catch any breeze that may come off the pond. And they provide more privacy, which best suits the needs of the Southern white men who vacation there every summer with their black, enslaved mistresses. It's their open secret. Lizzie, Reenie, and Sweet are regulars at Tawawa House. They have become friends over the years as they reunite and share developments in their own lives and on their respective plantations. They don't bother too much with questions of freedom, though the resort is situated in free territory--but when truth-telling Mawu comes to the resort and starts talking of running away, things change."--From publisher description.
Edition: First Olive edition.
Imprint: New York : Olive Editions, 2017.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: JWJ Zan P421 2017W
ISBN: 9780062697226

No cats on the Yangtze = Chang Jiang shang mei you mao / Stanley H. Barkan ; translated by Zhao Si.

American poetry 21st century.
Author: Barkan, Stanley H.,
Imprint: Oyster Bay, New York : New Feral Press, [2017]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: Za7 N42025 2017N
ISBN: 9780811225618 (alk. paper)

What I saw at Oxnard, Cal.

Imprint: [Oxnard, Calif.?] : Published by Ben S. Verden, [1907]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: Zc72 907wi
ISBN: 0960465863

Nugget.

Erotic stories Periodicals.
Imprint: New York, N.Y. : Flying Eagle Publications
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: Bailey S636
ISBN: 9780811225618 (alk. paper)

Sarah Burke deposition concerning Robert Kennon and Carrie Winans, Cheyenne, Wyoming, 1877 February 5 : manuscript.

Depositions Wyoming.
Author: Burke, Sarah, active circa 1876-1877.
Description: Manuscript deposition, signed by Sarah Burke and in the hand of notary and witness C. N. Potter. Burke witnessed Robert Kennon declare shortly before his death on October 5, 1876 that he wanted all of his property, including a farm in Wisconsin and mining claims in the Black Hills, to be inherited by his friend Carrie Winans.
Imprint: Cheyenne, Wyoming, 1877 February 5.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: WA MSS S-3328 B9172
ISBN: 9780811225618 (alk. paper)

Thomas George letter, Leadville, Colorado, to D. W. Esmond, Newburgh, New York, 1883 July 2 : manuscript.

Law firms Colorado.
Author: George, Thomas, active circa 1863-1883.
Description: Autograph letter, signed, from Thomas George to fellow lawyer D. W. Esmond. George replies to Esmond's request for information about an unidentified 1863 case by saying that he does not remember the case and any records of his involvement with the case have likely been destroyed due to his firm's recordkeeping practices.
Imprint: Leadville, Colorado, 1883 July 2.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: WA MSS S-3327 G2931
ISBN: 9780811225618 (alk. paper)

Baby doll.

Female impersonators Great Britain Periodicals.
Imprint: Harrow, Middx. : BabyDoll Publications, [1972]-
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: Bailey S638
ISBN: 0151677700

Star fields.

Artists' books New Mexico Specimens.
Author: Hays, Susannah,
Description: Photographs of wild grasses near General Goodwin Road in Galisteo, New Mexico.
Imprint: Santa Fe, New Mexico : Venus Pencils, 2015 January 13
Language: English
ISBN: 9780811225618 (alk. paper)

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