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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.

April 28, 2016

Do you want any brick-dust [graphic] / Rowlandson delin ; Merke sculp.

Author: Merke, Henri,
Description: "A pretty young maidservant stands on a doorstep (right) while a man, Irish in appearance, gazes insinuatingly into her face as he fills her bowl with brick-dust from a jar. He has an ass which stands patiently, a double sack pannier-wise across his back and a second jar or measure standing on the sack. The profile of a shrewish old woman looks through the door at the couple, who are intent on each other. A dog barks at the girl. Behind is a street, the nearer houses tall the farther ones lower and gabled. At the doorway opposite a woman appears to be giving food to a poor woman and child. A man and woman lean from the attic windows of adjacent houses to converse. A little chimney-sweep emerges from a chimney, waving his brush."--British Museum online catalogue.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 6
ISBN: 9780806152912

Statement of R.S. Lovett before the Texas Welfare Commission ...

Railroads Texas.
Author: Lovett, R. S. (Robert Scott), 1860-1932.
Imprint: Dallas, Tex. : [C.G. Burgoyne], May 15, 1912.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc17 912Lo
ISBN: 9780992657819

Fertile and beautiful Palouse country in Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho.

Agriculture Washington (State)
Imprint: [St. Paul, Minn.] : [Northern Pacific Railroad Co.], 1889
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc78 889ff
ISBN: 9780806152912

The guards, of the highland broadsword [graphic] : as taught at Mr. H. Angelo's Academy, on the ancient Scottish principles. Introduced by Mr. Taylor, broadsword master to the Lt. Horse Volunteers of London & Westminister. / Designd. & Etch'd by T...

Author: Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827,
Description: "Infantry guardsmen demonstrating ten lessons in swordplay; Nos. 1-8, at either side, each show a single Highland guard, demonstrating Outside Guard, Inside Guard, St George's Guard, Hanging Guard, Outside Half Hanger, Inside Half Hanger, Medium Guard, Half Circle; the ninth and tenth lessons, at top, showing two figures fighting, at left 'The consequence of not shifting the leg', with a hussar injured; at right, 'The advantage of shifting the leg'."--British Museum online catalogue.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 6
ISBN: 9780806152912

Gen. Bidwell's letter of acceptance.

Campaign literature, 1892 Prohibition.
Author: Bidwell, John, 1819-1900.
Description: Bidwell's acceptance of the nomination to be the Prohibition Party's presidential candidate in the 1892 election.
Imprint: [Chico, Cal.?] : [publisher not identified], [1892?]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc72 892ge
ISBN: 9780806152912

Thomas Bros' block book of Oakland. West Oakland district. Vol. 14 [cartographic material] / compiled and published by Thomas Bros.

Real property California Oakland Maps.
Imprint: Oakland [Calif.] ; Los Angeles [Calif.] ; San Francisco [Calif.] : Thomas Bros., ©1924.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2016 Folio 47
ISBN: 9780806152912

Genesis Breyer P-Orridge / words, Mark Paytress and Genesis Breyer P-Orridge.

Performance artists Biography.
Author: P-Orridge, Genesis, 1950-
Edition: Deluxe edition.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2015 +601
ISBN: 9780992657819

Admiral [graphic] / Rowlandson delin. ; Merke sculp.

Author: Merke, Henri,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 6

If you will read what we have to say about Hollywood (Southern) California : the chances are you will want to come ...

Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zc72 906if
ISBN: 9780992657819

James Cogswell papers, 1779-1804.

Sermons, American.
Author: Cogswell, James, 1720-1807.
Description: The James Cogswell papers contain five autograph daybooks (1791-1804), two autograph sermons (1784, undated), three autograph letters (1804), signed, to his parish in Windham, Connecticut, and seventy-three autograph letters (1779-1803), signed, to his son Mason Fitch Cogswell. Also present is an autograph letter (1794), signed, to James Cogswell from his stepson John Devotion (1766-1810, Yale 1785) in Boston, and two autograph poems by Devotion titled "Revelation Chap. X. Paraphrased" (undated) and "Spring" (July 26, 1788). A folder of other papers holds the records of an account James Cogswell had with a local merchant(1799-1801), and three unidentifed manuscript notes related to religion.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): GEN MSS 1416
ISBN: 9780806152912

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