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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 5, 2016

I'se her black-an'-tan Adonis / words and music by K.M. Gilham.

Songs with piano.
Author: Gilham, K. M. (Kelsie M.),
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ -V4 G396 Is15
ISBN: 0689814739

It's a hot combination / written and composed by Fred C. Farrell and sung by the modern & merry minstrel Carroll Johnson.

Popular music To 1901.
Author: Farrell, Fred C. (Frederic C.)
Imprint: Norfolk, Va. : Langhorne Music Co., ©1899.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ -V4 F247 It6
ISBN: 0689814739

Just 'cause I lub yo' / words by Kate Thyson Marr ; music by Charles F. Gall.

Songs with piano.
Author: Gall, Charles F., 1854-1941.
Imprint: New York (18 East 22nd St., N.Y.) : T.B. Harms & Co., ©1900.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ -V4 G136 J98
ISBN: 0340667508 hbk

Mommy? / art by Maurice Sendak ; scenario by Arthur Yorinks ; paper engineering by Matthew Reinhart.

Monsters Juvenile fiction.
Author: Sendak, Maurice.
Description: While looking for his mother in a haunted house, a little boy plays pranks on the monster inhabitants. Features pop-up illustrations on foldout pages.
Edition: 1st ed.
Imprint: New York : Michael di Capua Books/Scholastic, 2006.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2016 880
ISBN: 0439880505

Pierre, or, The ambiguities / Herman Melville.

Male authors Fiction.
Author: Melville, Herman, 1819-1891.
Description: This Kraken Edition of Pierre, or The Ambiguities is a reconstruction of the text that Melville delivered to Harper & Brothers early in January 1852, just as some of the most devastating reviews of Moby-Dick were appearing. The Harper brothers apparently decided that Pierre was even more outrageous than Moby-Dick and tried to avoid publishing it by offering Melville less than half the royalties they had paid for his previous books. Accepting the humiliating contract, Melville took a self-destructive revenge. After Book XVI, he interpolated a new section on "Young America in Literature," in which he arbitrarily announced that his hero, Pierre, had been a juvenile author. Melville proceeded to add an intrusive "Pierre as author" sub-plot, disparaging American literary life and the world of publishing, which he left unassimilated into the book he had first completed.
Edition: The Kraken ed, 1st ed. / edited by Hershel Parker ; pictures by Maurice Sendak.
Imprint: [New York] : HarperCollins, 1995.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2016 879
ISBN: 0061180092

Alabama lullaby / by Cal De Voll.

Popular music 1911-1920.
Author: De Voll, Cal, 1886-1970,
Imprint: New York : Leo Feist, ©1919.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ -V4 D498 AL15

Politics / by Kathy Acker.

Author: Acker, Kathy, 1948-1997.
Imprint: [United States] : Papyrus Press, 1972.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zab Ac57 972P
ISBN: 0061180092

May 4, 2016

Beethoven : his spritual development / by J.W.N. Sullivan.

Author: Sullivan, J. W. N. (John William Navin), 1886-1937,
Imprint: New York 22, N.Y. : New American Library, [1956], c1927
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Tanselle Z42 New American Library
ISBN: 0528834932

College announcement, 1898-9, annual report experiment station, 18979-8, Oklahoma, Agricultural and Mechanical College, Stillwater, Okla.

Author: Oklahoma A & M College,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc41 898ok
ISBN: 0060210761

Collection of theater and performance programs, theater souvenir books, film souvenir books and advertising, and other performing arts ephemera.

Performing arts.
Description: Collection includes: Programs and playbills for concerts, lectures, and theater shows in Springfield (Massachusetts), New York City, Hartford (Connecticut), and Northampton (Massachusetts), primarily from the 1940s; souvenir books for several New York revues and musicals of the 1940s, including "Oklahoma" (Theatre Guild), "Porgy and Bess," "St. Louis Woman," and "Ziegfeld Follies"; movie souvenir books and ephemera, including a souvenir book for "Doctor Zhivago" signed by several of the film's stars and a small set of advertising ephemera for movies shown in Cuba from about 1927 to 1947; souvenir books for the Ice-Capades of 1942, Gene Autry's Flying A Ranch Stampede for 1942, the Ballet Theatre for 1943-1944, and the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo for 1944-45; and an English-language single-sheet program for a dance performance at Riveroll's Art Galleries in Mexico City, possibly 1947 (sheet has been partly cut down, with loss of text and image). Material from Springfield includes programs for several lectures and concerts sponsored by the city's Young Men's Christian Association. Some items have other ephemera, such as newspaper clippings, inserted. Many items are autographed by performers.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2016 +179
ISBN: 0060210761

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