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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.

July 29, 2015

Aztecs : people of the sun / Alfonso Caso ; illustrated by Miguel Covarrubias ; translated by Lowell Dunham.

Aztecs.
Author: Caso, Alfonso, 1896-1970,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zab W6758 +Zz958C
ISBN: 0806104147

King's English : adventures of an independent bookseller / Betsy Burton.

Bookstores Utah Salt Lake City History 20th century.
Author: Burton, Betsy,
Description: Betsy Burton, one of the owners of The King's English Bookshop in Salt Lake City, Utah, shares anecdotes from throughout the history of the store, discussing employees, author visits, and the joys and challenges of running an independent bookstore, and including reading lists in a range of subject areas.
Imprint: Layton, Utah : Gibbs Smith, ©2005.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zab W6758 Zz2005B
ISBN: 0140140220

Blue estuaries : poems, 1923-1968 / Louise Bogan.

American poetry 20th century.
Author: Bogan, Louise, 1897-1970,
Description: Honored, during the course of her literary career, with almost every major poetry award, Louise Bogan (1898-1970) was the poetry critic for "The New Yorker" for nearly forty years. "The Blue Estuaries" contains her five previous books of verse along with a section of uncollected work, fully representing a unique and distinguished contribution to modern poetry over five decades.
Imprint: New York : Noonday Press, 1995.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Za B634 C968Be
ISBN: 0374524610

Life/Situations : essays written and spoken / by Jean-Paul Sartre ; translated by Paul Auster and Lydia Davis.

Philosophers France Interviews.
Author: Sartre, Jean-Paul, 1905-1980.
Description: Interviews with intellectual vigor: Sartre's preoccupations as a man and writer, autobigraphical reflections and reappraisals, a tartly provocative consideration of the woman's movement with Simone de Beauvoir, and on his monumental study of Flaubert.
Edition: 1st American pbk. ed.
Imprint: New York : Pantheon Books, ©1977.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Drenttel Auster 132
ISBN: 0394734602

Bulstrode siren [graphic] / J. Gillray inv. & ft.

Author: Gillray, James, 1756-1815,
Description: "The Duke of Portland and Mrs. Billington sit side by side on a settee; she sings to him, he listens ecstatically, with clasped hands, his head turned in profile to the right., staring with amorous intensity. She holds her music, but looks alluringly at the Duke; her notes ascend until lost in the shaded upper part of the design: 'ha, ha, ha, a, ha, a, ha, a, ha, he, he, he, ho, o, o, o, ha, o, ho, o,o, o... [&c. &c.]'. Portland wears an old-fashioned court suit and Garter ribbon; he is thin except for gouty swollen legs and feet. At his feet is an open music-book: 'Epithalamium pour l'Hereux [sic] Nuit.'"--British Museum online catalogue.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Gillray v. 11; BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Gillray v. 11
ISBN: 0374524610

Love's body / by Norman O. Brown.

Psychoanalysis and culture.
Author: Brown, Norman Oliver, 1913-2002,
Imprint: Berkeley : University of California Press, [1990]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Zab W6758 Zz990B
ISBN: 0520071050

Equestrian elegance!, or, A noble Scot metamorphosed [graphic] / I.L.R. del.

Author: Gillray, James, 1756-1815,
Description: "The Marquis of Douglas rides a well-bred horse in profile to the left. He sits very erect, just reaching his long stirrups with his toes. He holds the curb-rein with raised hands in a curious manner; the snaffle-rein is tucked under the front of the saddle; a gold-headed cane is slung over the left. wrist. His powdered hair is in a long queue."--British Museum online catalogue.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Gillray v. 11
ISBN: 1558743596

Challenge of the mountains / issued by the Canadian Pacific Railway Company.

Mountains Alberta Description and travel.
Author: Canadian Pacific Railway Company.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): F1090 Z9 1907 (LC)
ISBN: 0374524610

Marc Chagall : a celebration : May 17th to June 11th, 1977 / Pierre Matisse Gallery.

Author: Chagall, Marc, 1887-1985.
Imprint: New York : Pierre Matisse Gallery, ©1997 [i.e. 1977]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Drenttel Auster 130
ISBN: 0520071050

Eugene Pickering ; The diary of a man of fifty ; Benvolio / by Henry James, Jr.

Author: James, Henry, 1843-1916.
Edition: Authorized edition.
Imprint: Leipzig : Bernhard Tauchnitz, 1880.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Supino James 133
ISBN: 1558743596

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