|C.V. Starr East Asian Library|
At a Glance
Original books, pamphlets, journals, magazines, manuscripts, and ephemera produced, published and collected by Abe Kōbō. Also includes photocopied newspaper, magazine, and journal articles as well as book excerpts from Abe Kōbō's study.
Using the Collection
C. V. Starr East Asian Library
Restrictions on Access
This collection is available to qualified readers during Rare Book and Special Collection Reading Room hours in the C. V. Starr East Asian Library, Columbia University. Hours of operation can be found on the Library's website. Readers who are not affiliated with Columbia University should first obtain a reader's card at the Library Information Office, 201 Butler Library.
Abe Kōbō Collection. C. V. Starr East Asian Library. Columbia University.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Source of acquisition--The unique items in the collection were donated to the C. V. Starr East Asian Library by University Professor Emeritus Donald Keene, during Abe Kōbō's lifetime. After Abe's death, his daughter Dr. Manō Neri donated photocopies of everything that had been in Abe's study at the time of his death.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, C. V. Starr East Asian Library