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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.

August 5, 2015

Raw-weather [graphic] / etch'd by Js. Gillray.

Author: Gillray, James, 1756-1815,
Description: "A pedestrian, flimsily dressed in tail-coat, nankeen trousers, and pumps, struggles against driving rain, turning an agonized face to the spectator. He walks (r. to left.) on a muddy track beside a decayed paling. A raven croaks on a rotten tree. In the background is a dilapidated scarecrow, surrounded by birds."--British Museum online catalogue.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Gillray v. 11
ISBN: 039471475X

Revelations : art of the Apocalypse / Nancy Grubb.

Apocalyptic art.
Author: Grubb, Nancy.
Edition: 1st ed.
Imprint: New York : Abbeville Press, ©1997.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zab W6758 Zz997G
ISBN: 0789202085

Siege of London ; The Pension Beaurepas, and, The point of view / by Henry James, Jr.

Author: James, Henry, 1843-1916.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Za J233 884; BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Supino James 195; BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Supino James 196; BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Supino James 197; BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Supino James 198; BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Supino James 199; BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Supino James 200; BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Supino James 201
ISBN: 0395320453

Still life with oysters and lemon / Mark Doty.

Poets, American 20th century Biography.
Author: Doty, Mark,
Description: From Mark Doty, one of our finest poets, a delicate and sensual literary essay. Part memoir, part art history, part meditation, this hybrid volume uses the great Dutch still life paintings of the seventeenth century as a departure point for an examination of questions about our relationships with things, how we invest them with human store, how they hold feeling and hope and history within them.--From publisher description.
Imprint: Boston : Beacon Press, ©2001.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zab D7435 2001T
ISBN: 0807066087

Sweet machine : poems / Mark Doty.

Poetry.
Author: Doty, Mark.
Description: An intensely lyrical, passionate, and joyful collection of poems, this assemblage visualizes the body as "the sweet machine", a vibrant, sensual, and living thing.
Edition: 1st ed.
Imprint: New York : HarperFlamingo, ©1998.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zab D7435 998S
ISBN: 0060553707

Connoisseurs examining a collection of George Morland's [graphic] / Js. Gillray ad vivam fect.

Author: Gillray, James, 1756-1815,
Description: "A corner of a room hung with unframed canvasses is a background for five men, all in profile to the left. Four closely inspect a picture of two vast pigs lying outside a thatched hovel. The foremost, an old man, peers through spectacles held reversed; in his left hand is a 'Catalogue of Pictures by Morl...'. He is identified in the 'Illustrative Description', 1830, and by Grego, as Captain Baillie, the engraver and connoisseur, by Wright and Evans conjecturally as J. J. Angerstein. Behind is a profile identified as that of Mitchell, a banker; next is Caleb Whitefoord, looking through his glass (see BMSats 8169, 8725, &c). Behind him stands George Baker, a patron of English water-colour painters [print collector and bibliophile], holding a paper on which the word 'Pigs' is legible. Standing apart, with a grossly fat nan pressed on a canvas which he raises from the wall, is Mortimer, a picture-dealer and restorer. He puffs and spits from coarse protruding lips a picture, the head and shoulders of an enormous boar. The pictures burlesques of Morland's manner: (1) A grossly fat butcher inspects a fat pig displayed by a farmer; (2) a man with a pitchfork drives pigs from a stackyard; (3) a yokel embraces a haymaker in a barn while a braying donkey looks in at the door; (4) a mounted sportsman at an alehouse door takes a glass from a hugely fat woman; (5) a ragged woman with an infant on her back tells a stolid farmer his fortune. On the floor, in front of the connoisseurs, an empty frame and a bulging portfolio labelled 'Sketches from Nature by G. Morland' lean against the wall."--British Museum online catalogue.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Gillray v. 11
ISBN: 1555914438

Daisy Miller, a comedy : in three acts / Henry James.

Author: James, Henry, 1843-1916.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Supino James 185; BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Supino James 186; BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Supino James 187
ISBN: 1555914438

Daisy Miller, a comedy : in three acts / Henry James.

Author: James, Henry, 1843-1916.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Supino James 190
ISBN: 1555914438

Daisy Miller, a comedy : in three acts / Henry James.

Author: James, Henry, 1843-1916.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Supino James 191
ISBN: 1555914438

Daisy Miller, a comedy : in three acts / Henry James.

Author: James, Henry, 1843-1916.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Supino James 192
ISBN: 1555914438

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