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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.

September 1, 2016

Scheme for an absolute and tyrannical government / written by Thomas Earl of Strafford, and sent by him to King Charles I, which prov'd the ruin of himself, and was the occasion of all the miseries and calamities of those unhappy times.

Author: Strafford, Thomas Wentworth, Earl of, 1593-1641.
Imprint: London : [publisher not identified], 1710.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Brit Tracts 1710 Sch26
ISBN: 0679814930

Body art.

Body art Periodicals.
Imprint: Braintree, Essex : Publications Ltd.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: 2016 +S237
ISBN: 0688152953

Miseries of games, sports, &c. 3 [graphic] : Dialogue / Rowlandson del. et sculpt.

Author: Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827,
Description: "A skating scene. A man with legs widely spread poised on the back of his skates, throws up his arms and is about to crash backwards; his hat flies in the air. Beside him (left) a man falls through the ice. A young man pushing a woman in a chair, absorbed in the falling man, is about propel her into the hole. A stout man staggers wildly on one heel, kicked by a military officer (right) skating rapidly to the right A little boy with a broom grins at the disasters. In the background (left), under a bare wind-swept tree a man sits to have his skates adjusted. Two women look on. Below: 'In Skaiting - slipping in such a manner that your legs start off in this unaccomodating posture - [woodcut depicting legs in original] from which, however you are soon relieved by tumbling forwards on your nose, or backwards on your skull. - Also learning to cut the outside edge, on skaits that have no edge to cut with - ice very rugged."--British Museum online catalogue.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 9
ISBN: 9780060225278

Transcontinental sketches : legends, lyrics and romances gleaned on vacation tours in northeastern and middle Canada and Pacific states / by Eliza B. Chase ; illustrated from pencil and water-color drawings by the writer.

Travel.
Author: Chase, Eliza B. (Eliza Brown)
Imprint: Philadelphia : John C. Winston Co., [©1909]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: Zc90 909ch
ISBN: 0679814930

Buckboards and bungalows, 1899-1949.

Housing development Colorado Denver.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: Zc49 949bu
ISBN: 0688152953

Miseries of public places 5 [graphic] : Dialogue / Rowlandson fect.

Author: Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827,
Description: "A crowd outside the lamp-lit theatre door (r.) set in a colonnade; slanting rain streams towards them. A stout man and woman stand together, looking round in distress, while a ragged link-boy shouts at them. Younger ladies stand behind. A prostitute accosts a fop. A sedan chair rests on the ground, held by one chairman only. Two carriages drive in opposite directions, the coachmen violently flogging the horses. Below: 'After the play, on a raw wet night, with a party of ladies - fretting and freezing in the outer lobbies, and at the street doors of the theatre, among chairmen, barrow-women, yelling little boys, and other human refuse, in endless attempts to find out your servant, or carriage, which when found at last, cannot be drawn up nearer than a furlong from the door."--British Museum online catalogue.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 9
ISBN: 9780060225278

True account of the proceedings at the Sessions for London and Middlesex, begun in the Old-Bailey on Wednesday the twenty sixth of May, 1680 : giving the substance of the tryals of several malefactors; the number and crimes of those comdemned, bur...

Trials England Early works to 1800.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Brit Tracts 1680 T75
ISBN: 0679814930

Committee report : a journal of farmworker employment, training issues, and concerns.

Migrant agricultural laborers United States Periodicals.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: Zc72 +C737
ISBN: 0688152953

Miseries of the country 2 [graphic] : Dialogue / Rowlandson delt. et sculpt.

Author: Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827,
Description: "Two elderly men, and four ladies, two very fat, are scattered over miry ground, some ankle-deep, and without shoes. One man hold his shoe, a young woman retrieves one from the mud. Four scampering pigs, beset by a dog, and two hissing geese, suggest a farm-yard. Wind aggravates the disaster; an umbrella is blown inside out, a hat and wig fly upwards. One woman has reached a gate (r.) to which she clings. Below: 'While you are out in a walking-party, after heavy rains - one shoe (suddenly sucked off by the boggy clay; and then, in making a long and desperate stretch, (which fails,) with the hope of recovering it, the other left in the same predicament: - the second stage of ruin is that of standing, or rather tottering in blank despair, with both bare feet planted ancle deep, in the quagmire."--British Museum online catalogue.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 9
ISBN: 9780060225278

True narrative of the proceedings at the Sessions-house in the Old-Bayly which began on Wednesday the 21th of this instant April, 1680, and ended on Fryday the 23th following : giving an account of most of the remarkable trials there ... with the ...

Trials England Early works to 1800.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Brit Tracts 1680 T765
ISBN: 0679814930

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