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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, 2016

America's great Northwest / by Beatrice B. Bernheim.

Author: Bernheim, Beatrice B., 1872-1924,
Imprint: New York : National Book Publishers, ©1919.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc96 A13 B457 A5 1919

Lakeside Memorial of the burning of Chicago, A.D. 1871 : with illustrations.

Fires Illinois Chicago.
Imprint: Chicago : University Pub. Co., 1872.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2016 +82
ISBN: 0901196037

Present crisis in America. By Robert Trimble.

Slavery United States Controversial literature.
Author: Trimble, Robert.
Imprint: London, Whittaker & Co. 1865.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Cc5 5 22.8
ISBN: 0948560096

American rebellion. Speech of the Rev. Henry Ward Beecher, delivered in the Free trade hall, Manchester, 9th October, 1863. With a report of the proceedings of the meeting.

Public opinion.
Author: Beecher, Henry Ward, 1813-1887.
Imprint: Manchester [England] Union and emancipation Society [1863]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Cc5 5 21.15

Letter to an English friend on the American war.

Politics and government Public opinion.
Imprint: New York : A.D.F. Randolph, 1863
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Cc5 5 21.16
ISBN: 0901196037

Professor Borges : a course on English literature / Jorge Luis Borges ; edited, researched, and annotated by Martín Arias and Martín Hadis ; translated from the Spanish by Katherine Silver.

English literature History and criticism.
Author: Borges, Jorge Luis, 1899-1986,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): New Directions 1641
ISBN: 9780811222747 (pbk.)

American war: facts and fallacies. A speech, delivered by Handel Cossham, Esq. at the Broadmead rooms, Bristol [England] February 12, 1864.

Politics and government
Author: Cossham, Handel, 1824-1890.
Imprint: New York, Baker & Godwin, printers, 1865.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Cc5 5 22.2

Letter to an English friend on the rebellion in the United States, and on British policy.

Public opinion.
Author: Willard, Joseph, 1798-1865.
Imprint: Boston, Ticknor & Fields, 1862.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Cc5 5 21.14
ISBN: 0901196037

Red light, green light / written by Golden MacDonald ; illustrated by Leonard Weisgard.

Traffic signs and signals Juvenile fiction.
Author: MacDonald, Golden, 1910-1952,
Description: All day and night the traffic signal blinks its messages of stop and go.
Edition: 1st ed.
Imprint: Garden City, New York : Doubleday, Doran & Co., ©1944.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2016 +81
ISBN: 9780811222747 (pbk.)

High mettled racer [graphic] / T. Rowlandson fecit.

Author: Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 3
ISBN: 0690038038


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