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.
September 26, 2016
Account of the proceedings at the Sessions of Oyer and Terminer, and gaol-delivery of Newgate ; which began at the Sessions-House in the Old-Bayly, for the city of London and County of Middlesex, the 10. of October, 1683. and ended the 13th of the...
London : Printed for Langley Curtis, near Fleet-bridge, 1683.
BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Brit Tracts 1683 +Ac27
Account of the whole proceedings at the sessions holden at the Sessions-House in the Old-Bayly, for the City of London, county of Middlesex, &c. : which began on the 12th of this instant July, and ended the 14th of the same month : giving a partic...
Trials (Treason) England London Early works to 1800.
"A justice-room in an old-fashioned country house with uncurtained mullioned window (right), raftered roof from which hangs a wicker bird-cage, and a truckle-bed turned up against the wall (left). A smart officer measures the height of a small thin yokel in a smock, under the inspection of a fat old justice, a similar old man wearing spectacles and in uniform, and a clerk, all seated at a small table. In the doorway stands a fat and pompous constable holding a staff and keeping back a crowd of countrymen who wait their turn outside the door. On the wall behind the measuring-post is a placard: 'Subtitutes [sic] for the Army of Reserve 30 Per Man Bounty.'"--British Museum online catalogue.
BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 13
Act against vagrants, and wandring, idle, dissolute persons. At the Parliament begun at Westminster the 17th day of September, anno Domini, 1656.
Vagrancy Law and legislation England Early works to 1800.
At last on the screen, the musical comedy sensation Cabin in the Sky : starring Ethel Waters, famed torch singer, Eddie "Rochester" Anderson, funnier than ever, Lena Horne, gorgeous song-bird, with Louis Armstrong, Rex Ingram, Duke Ellington and h...
Reasons humbly offered to be considered before the Act for Printing be renewed (unless with alterations) viz. for freedom of trade in lawful books, and setting severe penalties on scandalous and seditious books against the government.