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Rare Books

Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08540
609-258-3184
Curator of Rare Books
609-258-9942

250+ volumes from Erich Kahler's library, many containing presentation inscriptions from their authors were given to the Department in 1975 by Mrs. Kahler and in subsequent years. Call number for this collection is: Rare Books Off-Site Storage (RCPXR) RCPXR-6962528. Books in this collection are catalogued separately and have call numbers such as this example: RCPXR-6962528, Kahler 225. Works by Kahler published in periodicals have been treated in a collective manner. See this listing. http://libweb.princeton.edu/libraries/firestone/rbsc/aids/Bib_7085959_Kahler_Periodicals.pdf
The books, periodicals and other items are arranged in 11 boxes as follows:
Box 1   Books: Kahler 1-27
Box 2   Books: Kahler 28-61
Box 3   Books: Kahler 62-88
Box 4   Books: Kahler 89-122
Box 5   Books: Kahler 123-152
Box 6   Books: Kahler 153-180
Box 7   Books: Kahler 181-207
Box 8   Books: Kahler 208-234
Box 9   Books: Kahler 235-240 / Periodicals A-H
Box 10   Periodicals I-N PG
Box 11   Periodicals P-Z & ephemera