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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.

January 14, 2016

His shoes were far too tight / by Edward Lear ; masterminded by Daniel Pinkwater ; illustrated by Calef Brown.

Children's poetry, English.
Author: Lear, Edward, 1812-1888.
Description: Come inside this book and meet the Pobble with his chilly feet, the Owl and the Pussycat, a Sieve to sail away and back, a hive of silvery bees. Come inside this book and find poetry to feed your mind.
Imprint: San Francisco, Calif. : Chronicle Books, ©2011.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2016 +52
ISBN: 9780811867924

Prospectus of Saint Benedict's College, Atchison, Kansas, with a catalogue of officers and students for the year 1873-74. Also the excercises of the 15th annual comencement, and the distribution of premiums.

Education Curricula.
Author: St. Benedict's College (Atchison, Kan.)
Imprint: Atchison [Kan.] : Daily Champion Steam Print, 1874.
Language: English
Location: LSF- BEINECKE: Zc39 873st
ISBN: 9780811221771 (paperback : alk. paper)

When the major plays those miner melodies : novelty song / by Wm. A. Wilander & Harry De Costa.

Songs with piano.
Author: Wilander, William,
Imprint: New York : M. Witmark & Sons, ©1916.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ -V4 W641 W57
ISBN: 082403001

Billy boy / words by Lester A. Walton ; music by C. Lucky Roberts.

World War, 1914-1918 Songs and music.
Author: Roberts, Luckey, 1887-1968,
Imprint: New York : Walton Pub. Co., ©1917.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ -V3 R54 B49
ISBN: 9780811220958 (acid-free paper)

Hold my hand / words by J.C. Johnson ; music by Thomas "Fats" Waller.

African Americans Songs and music.
Author: Waller, Fats, 1904-1943,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ -V3 W15 H71
ISBN: 9780811867924

Q.A. loaded with the spoils of India and Britain [graphic].

Author: Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827,
Description: "Pitt rides (right to left) a zebra; he sits on the animal's hind quarters, flourishing a whip; before him are two panniers filled with jewels, one inscribed 'Rights and Wrongs'. From the zebra's neck hangs a large jewel inscribed 'Bulse'. He says, "I have thrown off the Mask. I can blind the people no longer and must now carry every thing by my bought Majority." The zebra (the Queen) is led by Dundas (left) [Identified by Miss Banks as Thurlow: the resemblance to either is inconclusive, though pointing to Thurlow, but the inscription indicates Dundas.] and urged on by Richmond (right), who prods it with a goad. It says, "What are Childrens rights to Ambition - I will rule in spite of them if I can conceal things at Q." [Kew.] In front of Dundas (left) is a signpost: "To Tower Hill by B------m [Buckingham] house". Dundas turns his head to shout at Pitt: "So many Scotchmen have left their heads behind in this d------d tower for treason I begin to tremble as much as thief in the rear for my own." Richmond, noted for his unfailing support of Pitt, says, "Skulking in the rear out of sight suits best my character." Behind him (right) is a cannon."--British Museum online catalogue.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Auchincloss Rowlandson v. 3
ISBN: 9780811221771 (paperback : alk. paper)

Young Jack Harkaway, or, All among the pirates : an American story.

Author: Hemyng, Bracebridge, 1841-1901,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): 2016 +58
ISBN: 0671542745

Al Ray Kinsall research files on Texas and Mexico, 1995-1997.

Journalists Texas.
Author: Kinsall, A. Ray (Al Ray)
Description: Research files on Texas and Mexico created and compiled by Al Kinsall regarding the history of Eagle Pass, Maverick County, Texas; the San Juan Bautista de Rio Grande mission; the Mexican city of Parras de la Fuente; and the Mexican-American border. The files include materials for the dedication of the Old San Antonio Road Monument in Fort Duncan, Texas, 1995 October 12; a typed paper by Kinsall titled "Apuntes Para la Antigua Historia de Parras," with a typed letter, signed, from Kinsall to Ruth Lyall Breslin regarding the presentation of the paper to the Beinecke Library, 1997 June 22; a typed paper by Kinsall titled "Eagle Pass-Piedras Negras in the Consular Dispatches of Myndert M. Kinney at Monterrey Mexico to the Secretary of State William H. Seward in Washington," circa 1997; and photocopies of clippings from unidentified newspapers regarding Spanish colonial history in Texas, undated.
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): Manuscript Unit
ISBN: 0575038373

Darktown poker club / lyric by Jean Havez ; music by Bert Williams & Will H. Vodery.

Songs with piano.
Author: Williams, Bert, 1874-1922,
Language: English
Location: BEINECKE (Non-Circulating): JWJ -V3 W672 D25
ISBN: 0399507388

Inauguration of the Rev. Thomas McClelland as President of Tualatin Academy and Pacific University, Forest Grove, Oregon, June 15, 1892.

College presidents Inauguration.
Imprint: Forest Grove, Or. : Times Steam Printing House, [1892]
Language: English
Location: LSF- BEINECKE: Zc74 892io
ISBN: 1893996638

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