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 9, 2015
Our folk tales : High John, the Conqueror, and other Afro-American tales / compiled by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jennifer Lawson, edited by Mary Varela, of the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee.
"A companion print to BMSat 6978. A bust portrait of George III in oriental dress, directed to the right. He wears a jewelled turban, a stone above the forehead being inscribed 'The Diamond'. Across his forehead is a band: Monarch. A bag attached ornamentally to the turban is inscribed 'Gold Dust'. Across his shoulder is a piece of drapery inscribed 'The Shawl'. A fringed curtain draped beside his head (right) is 'The Curtain'."--British Museum online catalogue.
BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Gillray v. 2
All-a-God's chillin got shoes / produced by American Sunday-School Union, Department of Missions ; story by Marcella Price Johnson ; illustrated by Raymond S. Denby, II.