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New accessions: November 2016


  • AV SJC.CHR Christmas with St John's [sound recording]/ The Choir of St John's College, Cambridge ; Joseph Wicks, organ ; Andrew Nethsingha, Director. Perivale : SignumClassics, 2016.
  • AV SJC.OSA O sacrum convivium! : French sacred choral works : Vierne ; Poulenc ; Langlais ; Messaien/ Choir of St John's College, Cambridge ; Edward Picton-Turbervill, organ ; Joseph Wicks, second organ part ; Andrew Nethsingha. [s.l.] : Chandos, 2015.
  • DVD ENG.cra.cro Crash [DVD]/ a David Cronenberg film ; based on the book by J.G. Ballard. [s.l.] : Columbia Tristar, 1996.
  • DVD ENG.dri.hil Driver [DVD]/ directed by Walter Hill. [s.l.] : Optimum, 1978.
  • DVD ENG.gat.nic Gattaca [DVD]/ written and directed by Andrew Niccol. [s.l.] : Columbia Tristar, 1997.
  • DVD ENG.las.sco Last temptation of Christ [DVD]/ directed by Martin Scorsese ; based on the novel by Nikos Kazantzakis. [s.l.] : Universal, 1988.
  • DVD ENG.los.mar Loss of a teardrop diamond [DVD]/ written by Tennessee Williams ; a film by Jodie Markell. [s.l.] : Screen Media, 2010.
  • DVD Man on fire [DVD]/ a Tony Scott film. [s.l.] : Twentieth Century Fox, 2004.
  • DVD ENG.orp.hal Orpheus descending [DVD]/ directed by Peter Hall ; based on the play by Tennessee Williams. [s.l.] : Warner Bros, 1990.
  • DVD ENG.str.erm Streetcar named Desire [DVD]/ directed by John Erman ; based on the play by Tennessee Williams. [s.l.] : Odyssey, [1984]
  • DVD ENG.sul.stu Sullivan's travels [DVD]/ directed by Preston Sturges. [s.l.] : Universal, 1941.
  • DVD Summer and smoke [DVD]/ based on the play by Tennessee Williams ; directed by Peter Glenville. [s.l.] : Olive Films, 1961.
  • DVD Atalante and the films of Jean Vigo : L'Atalante ; AÌ€ propos de Nice ; Taris ; Zéro de conduite [DVD]/ directed by Jean Vigo. [s.l.] : Artificial Eye, 2012.
  • DVD FRE.ron.vad Ronde [DVD]/ directed by Roger Vadim ; from the play by Arthur Schnitzler. [s.l.] : Kino Video, 1964.
  • DVD FRE.sam.mel Samouraï [DVD]/ a film by Jean-Pierre Melville. [s.l.] : Criterion, 1967.
  • DVD FRE.var.var AgneÌ€s Varda collection volume 2 : The beaches of AgneÌ€s ; L'une chante, l'autre pas ; Vagabond ; Jacquot de Nantes/ directed by AgneÌ€s Varda. [s.l.] : Artifical Eye, 2009.
  • DVD ITA.fuo.ros Fire at sea [DVD]/ a film by Gianfranco Rosi. [s.l.] : Curzon Artificial Eye. 2016.
  • DVD ITA.not.ant Notte [DVD]/ un film di Michelangelo Antonioni. [s.l.] : Warner Bros, 1961.
  • DVD SPA.laz.fer Avventure e gli amori di Lazaro de Tormes [DVD]/ directed by Fernando Fernán-Gómez and José García Sánchez. [s.l.] : Filmauro, 2001.
  • DVD SPA.oca.pon Ocaña : retrato intermitente [DVD]/ un film de Ventura Pons. [s.l.] : Cameo, 1978.
  • DVD SPA.olv.bun Olvidados [DVD]/ directed by Luis Buñuel. [s.l.] : FSF, 1950.
  • DVD SPA.per.mir Perro del hortelano [DVD]/ una película de Pilar Miró. [s.l.] : Tribanda, 1996.
  • DVD SPA.tam.bol Even the rain [DVD]/ directed by Icíar Bollain. [s.l.] : Dogwoof, 2010.


  • LB 2341.K4 University ethics : how colleges can build and benefit from a culture of ethics/ James F. Keenan, SJ. Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2015].


  • T 385.M3 Fundamentals of computer graphics/ Steve Marschner, Cornell University, Peter Shirley, Purity, LLC ; with Michael Ashikhmin, Michael Gleicher, Naty Hoffman, Garrett Johnson, Tamara Munzner, Erik Reinhard, William B. Thompson, Peter Willemsen, Brian Wyvil Fourth edition. Boca Raton ; London : CRC Press, 2016.
  • TA 660.T46.R5 Membrane structures : first steps toward from finding/ Romualdo Rivera. San Juan, Puerto Rico : Tensile Structures Education, 2014.
  • TN 690.P6.2009 Phase transformations in metals and alloys/ David A. Porter, Kenneth E. Easterling, and Mohamed Y. Sherif. Third edition. Boca Raton ; London : CRC Press, 2009.

Fine Arts

  • N 5273.G3 Roman crucible : the artistic patronage of the papacy 1198-1304/ Julian Gardner. München : Hirmer Verlag, [2013].
  • ND 497.W6.F4 Frank Avray Wilson : British Tachist/ An Jo Fermon ; including an unpublished essay by Frank Avray Wilson dated 1990. London : Whitford Fine Art, 2016.

General Interest

  • General Interest Entertainment THO Harry Potter and the cursed child. Parts one and two : a new play/ by Jack Thorne ; based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany & Jack Thorne. Special rehearsal edition. London : Little, Brown, 2016.
  • General Interest Novels BAR Days without end/ Sebastian Barry. London : Faber & Faber, 2016.
  • General Interest Novels OFA This must be the place/ Maggie O'Farrell. London : Tinder Press, 2016.
  • General Interest Novels PER Essex Serpent/ Sarah Perry. London : Serpent's Tail, 2016.
  • General Interest Novels TRE Gustav sonata/ Rose Tremain. London : Chatto & Windus, 2016.
  • General Interest Poetry OSW Falling awake/ Alice Oswald. London : Jonathan Cape, 2016.
  • General Interest Poetry RIL Say something back/ Denise Riley. London : Picador, 2016.
  • General Interest Poetry TEM Let them eat chaos/ Kate Tempest. London : Picador, 2016.
  • General Interest Short Stories CON In another country : selected stories/ David Constantine. Windsor, ON : Biblioasis, [2015].


  • DA 965.C3.W4 Patriot traitors : Roger Casement, John Amery and the real meaning of treason/ Adrian Weale. London : Viking, 2001.
  • DC 73.F7 Charlemagne/ Johannes Fried ; translated by Peter Lewis. Cambridge, Massachusetts ; London : Harvard University Press, 2016.
  • DS 63.2.G7.L5 Britain and the Arab Middle East : World War I and its aftermath/ Robert H. Lieshout. London : I.B. Tauris, 2016.
  • E 877.2.M6 Reagan : American icon/ Iwan Morgan. London : I.B. Tauris, 2016.

Language & Literature

  • PA 6105.S8.L5.2016 Titi Livi Ab urbe condita. Tomus III, libri XXI-XXV/ recognovit et adnotatione instruxit John Briscoe, in Universitate Mancuniensi socius investigans honoris causa. Revised edition. Oxonii : e typographeo Clarendoniano, 2016.
  • PA 6105.S8.S94.v C. Suetoni Tranquilli. De vita caesarum libros VIII et De grammaticis et rhetoribus librum/ recognovit brevique adnotatione critica instruxit R.A. Kaster, litterarum latinarum professor in Universitate Princetoniensi. Oxford : Clarendon Press, 2016.
  • PN 1892.W5 Tragic imagination/ Rowan Williams. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016.
  • PQ 6411.L3 Book of Alexander : Libro de Alexandre/ translated with an introduction and notes by Peter Such and Richard Rabone. Oxford : Oxbow Books, [2009].
  • PQ 6498.Z5 Parte segunda del Sarao y entretenimiento honesto : (desengaños amorosos)/ María de Zayas ; edición de Alicia Yllera. Madrid : Cátedra, [1998].
  • PR 1119.A2 Crafte of lymmyng and the maner of steynyng : Middle English recipes for painters, stainers, scribes, and illuminators/ edited by Mark Clarke. Oxford : Published for The Early English Text Society by the Oxford University Press, 2016.
  • PR 120.B55.C3 Cambridge Companion to British Black and Asian literature (1945-2010)/ edited by Deidre Osborne. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2016.
  • PR 448.P6.B3 Imagining the king's death : figurative treason, fantasies of regicide 1793-1796/ John Barrell. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2000.
  • PR 5398.A5 Cambridge companion to Frankenstein/ edited by Andrew Smith. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2016.
  • PR 5900.A4.C5 Collected works of W.B. Yeats. Volume II, The plays/ edited by David R. Clark and Rosalind E. Clark. New York ; Basingstoke : Palgrave, 2001.
  • PR 5904.V5.2008 Collected works of W.B. Yeats. Volume XIII, A vision (1925)/ edited by Catherine E. Paul and Margaret Mills Harper. New York ; London : Scribner, 2008.
  • PR 5904.V5.2015 Collected works of W.B. Yeats. Volume XIV, A vision : the revised 1937 edition/ edited by Margaret Mills Harper and Catherine E. Paul. New York ; London : Scribner, 2015.
  • PR 5907.R3 Yeats the initiate : essays on certain themes in the work of W.B. Yeats/ by Kathleen Raine. Mountrath : The Dolmen Press, 1986.
  • PR 6112.O3 Bing : from farmer's son to magistrate in Han China/ Michael Loewe. Indianapolis : Hackett Publishing, 2011.
  • PS 3529.H29.A15.2016 Stories/ John O'Hara ; Charles McGrath, editor. New York : The Library of America, 2016.
  • PS 3562.E42.A15.2016 Complete Orsinia : Malafrena ; Stories and songs/ Ursula K. Le Guin ; Brian Attebery, editor. New York : The Library of America, 2016
  • PS 3562.E5.A15.2016 Four later novels : Get Shorty ; Rum punch ; Out of sight ; Tishomingo blues/ Elmore Leonard ; Gregg Sutter, editor. New York : The Library of America, 2016.


  • K 850.T6 Assignment of contractual rights/ Greg Tolhurst. Second edition. Oxford : Hart Publishing Ltd., 2016.
  • KJA 810.P5 Cicero's law : rethinking Roman law of the Late Republic/ edited by Paul J. du Plessis. Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2016].
  • KNQ 442.S4 Ideological conflict and the rule of law in contemporary China : useful paradoxes/ Samuli Seppänen. Latest edition. New York : Cambridge UniversityPress, 2016.
  • KZ 7180.S3 East west street : on the origins of genocide and crimes against humanity/ Philippe Sands. London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2016.


  • R 690.P5 Medical interviews : a comprehensive guide to CT, ST & registrar interview skills : over 120 medical interview questions, techniques & NHS topics explained/ written by Olivier Picard, BSc (Hons) MSc ; edited by Dan Wood PhD FRCS (Urol), Consultant Urolog Second edition. London : ISC Medical, 2013.
  • RA 607.M5 Sanitation, latrines and intestinal parasites in past populations/ edited by Piers D. Mitchell, University of Cambridge, UK. Farnham, Surrey : Ashgate, [2015].


  • ML 3785.T4.s State of music and other writings : The state of music ; Virgil Thomson ; American music since 1910 ; Music with words ; Other writings/ Virgil Thomson ; Tim Page, editor. New York : The Library of America, 2016.


  • BP 187.3.S5 British Empire and the Hajj, 1865-1956/ John Slight. Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2015.
  • BR 60.C6.L3 Sancti Aurelii Augustini Sermones in Epistolas Apostolicas. II, Id est Sermones CLVII - CLXXXIII secundum ordinem vulgatum insertis etiam aliquot sermonibus post Maurinos repertis/ recensit Shari Boodts. Turnhout : Brepols, 2016.


  • QA 76.73.J38.E9 Java in a nutshell : a desktop quick reference/ Benjamin J. Evans and David Flanagan. 6th edition. Sebastopol, California : O'Reilly Media, [2015].
  • QA 76.9.A25.K3 Introduction to modern cryptography/ Jonathan Katz, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA, Yehuda Lindell, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel. Second edition. Boca Raton, Florida : CRC Press, [2015].
  • QE 522.E5 Encyclopedia of volcanoes/ editor-in-chief, Haraldur Sigurdsson; associate editors, Bruce Houghton, Stephen R. McNutt, Hazel Rymer,John Stix. Second edition. London : Academic Press, 2015.
  • QP 376.S74 Principles of neural design/ Peter Sterling and Simon Laughlin. Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2015].

Social Science

  • HD 62.5.M3 Running lean : iterate from plan A to a plan that works/ Ash Maurya. Second edition. Sebastopol, California : O'Reilly, [2012].
  • HD 87.P4 Political economics : explaining economic policy/ Torsten Persson and Guido Tabellini. Cambridge, Mass. ; London : MIT Press, 2002.

Very Short Introduction

  • VSI Spanish literature Spanish literature : a very short introduction/ Jo Labanyi. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010.

Veterinary Medicine

  • SF 457.W5 BSAVA manual of ornamental fish/ editor: William H. Wildgoose. Second edition. Glocuester : British Small Animal Veterinary Association, [2001].
  • SF 895.T4 Veterinary neuroanatomy : a clinical approach/ Christine Thomson, Caroline Hahn ; with a contribution by Craig Johnson ; illustrations by Quentin Roper. Edinburgh : Saunders Elsevier, 2012.
  • SF 910.T8.D62 BSAVA manual of canine and feline oncology/ editors: Jane M. Dobson and B. Duncan X. Lascelles. Third edition. Gloucester : British Small Animal Veterinary Association, 2011.
  • SF 992.E53.C3 BSAVA manual of canine and feline endocrinology/ editors Carmel T. Mooney and Mark E. Peterson. Fourth edition. Gloucester : British Small Animal Veterinary Association, 2012.
  • SF 992.S55.J3 BSAVA manual of canine and feline dermatology/ editors Hilary A. Jackson and Rosanna Marsella. Third edition. Gloucester : British Small Animal Veterinary Association, [2012].
  • SF 997.5.E95 BSAVA manual of exotic pets : a foundation manual/ editors, Anna Meredith and Cathy Johnson-Delaney. Fifth edition. Gloucester : British Small Animal Veterinary Association, 2010.
  • SF 997.5.R4.G5 BSAVA manual of reptiles/ editors: Simon J. Girling and Paul Raiti. Second edition. Gloucester : British Small Animal Veterinary Association, 2004.