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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 22, 2016

Sermon, preached at Lyme. New-Hampshire, at the annual Thanksgiving, Nov. 27, 1856.

Thanksgiving Day addresses.
Author: Tenny, Erdix.
Imprint: Hanover, N.H., Printed at the Dartmouth Press, 1857.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Slavery Pamphlets 57
ISBN: 9780996778626

Criterion: which exhibits portraits of the three candidates, facts in the lives of each, the platforms of the three parties, and the Constitution of the United States ...

Campaign literature, 1856.
Imprint: New-York, J.C. Buttre, 1856.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Slavery Pamphlets 56
ISBN: 097594391X

Seth Jones, or, The captives of the frontier / by Edward S. Ellis.

Indians of North America New York (State) Fiction.
Author: Ellis, Edward Sylvester, 1840-1916,
Imprint: London, 44, Paternoster Row ; New York, 141, William Street : Beadle and Company, [1861]
Language: English
Location: LSF- BEINECKE: 1976 S75 1
ISBN: 9780996778626

Dark sun : a study of D.H. Lawrence / by Graham Hough.

Author: Hough, Graham, 1908-1990,
Imprint: New York : Capricorn Books, 1959, c1956.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: Tanselle Z44 0033
ISBN: 097594391X

Shakspeare : a critical study of his mind and art / by Edward Dowden.

Author: Dowden, Edward, 1843-1913,
Imprint: New York : Capricorn Books, 1962.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: Tanselle Z44 0034
ISBN: 9780996778626

Diary of a cattle drive in 1876, 1876-1878.

Cattle trade West (U.S.)
Author: Jackson, William Emsley, 1858-1945.
Description: Autograph manuscript diary documenting William Emsley Jackson's work on a cattle drive from La Grande, Oregon to Cheyenne, Wyoming. Jackson describes traveling from La Grande across the Cascade Range; encountering Native Americans, including Shoshoni ("Snake") Indians; and arriving in Cheyenne. The diary also includes Jackson's description of a meteor shower in Plymouth, Illinois, 1876 December 21; a poem; and a diary entry on Jackson's twentieth birthday, 1878 September 22. Accompanied by a printed version of the diary titled William Emsley Jackson's Diary of a Cattle Drive, edited by J. Orin Oliphant ([United States] : [publisher not identified], 1949).
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating) Technical Services in process: WA MSS S-3196
ISBN: 097594391X

Some of the most material errors and omissions in the late printed tryals of the Romish priests at the Old-Baily, Jan. 17. 1679.

Popish Plot, 1678.
Imprint: [London : s.n., 1680]
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Brit Tracts 1680 +So45
ISBN: 9780996778626

Dissecting room [graphic] : from the original by Rowlandson in the possession of William Tiffin Iliff, Esqre. / T.C. Wilson lith.

Author: Wilson, T. C. active 1837-1841,
Description: "A realistic study, touched with satire. Two bodies are being dissected. Two men (seated) are at work on the body which forms the centre of the design. Behind the trestle-table the lecturer, wearing dark spectacles, stands, pointing down; round him are grouped students who listen and watch. On the right a man sits with his back to the room, dissecting. An elderly surgeon stands over him chapeau-bras, inspecting the work through an eyeglass. In the foreground (left) a body lying half in a box is being disembowelled by an elderly man who kneels on the ground. He and the anatomists wear aprons and oversleeves. The room has a slightly sloping roof, with a skylight running along its left side. On the right wall in the foreground hangtwo skeletons; in the background (right) a third stands in profile to the left, as if grinning at the scene. The skeleton of a dog (?) hangs from the roof. A bust on a bracket (right) looks down cynically. Two posters are on the right wall: 'Rules to be observed by those Gentlemen who Dissect in -' and 'Prices for Bodys Male Subject - Female Do - Infant -'."--British Museum online catalogue.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 14
ISBN: 097594391X

Double humbug, or, The devils imp praying for peace [graphic] / Rowlandson del.

John Bull (Symbolic character) Caricatures and cartoons.
Author: Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827,
Description: "A design in two compartments, separated by a vertical line. [1] Napoleon stands on the dais in front of a chair of state addressing rows of (burlesqued) Senators and Deputies, who listen with hostility and scepticism; some close their eyes, two take snuff. The Devil, a winged monster, clutches the back of Napoleon's chair, and leans towards him like a gargoyle-bird of prey, inspiring the speech. The dais is supported on crowns of varying patterns. The Emperor is in profile to the left, extending both arms in a propitiatory gesture; he wears plain military uniform with boots. His words are in a large label across the design ... This label hides the upper part of two pictures on the wall: a battle-piece (left), and (above Napoleon's head) '20 Flags Presented to the Empress': tiny obsequious figures present the flags, see British Museum Satires No. 12111, &c. [2] Napoleon, in profile to the right, kneels abjectly before the Allies, presenting to them a collection of crowns, including the Pope's tiara, and a sheaf of flags; these are on the ground with his cocked hat and sword; he keeps one crown tucked under his right arm. The Allies stand menacingly on the right. They are (left to right): John Bull, a fat 'cit' pugnaciously clenching his fists; a morose-looking Spaniard; a Cossack, his right hand on his sabre; an (?) Austrian officer, his sword in his left hand, and on the extreme right a Dutchman in bulky breeches, with a long pipe in his mouth. Other heads are indicated behind. Napoleon's words are in a large label ... Behind Napoleon is Talleyrand supported on a crutch; he leans forward obsequiously, saying, "What my Master has said is true So help me G--d Amen"."--British Museum online catalogue.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 13
ISBN: 097594391X

True narrative of the procedings at the Sessions-House in the Old-Bayly : or the trial and condemnation of six notorious Popish priests & Jesuites, for high-treason, viz. William Russel, alias Napper, James Corker, Lionel Anderson, alias Munson, C...

Trials England London Early works to 1800.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Brit Tracts 1679 +T77
ISBN: 0663388988


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