Natsume Soseki 漱石夏目

The modern novelist

Natsume Soseki (1867-1916) is the best-known and the most admired novelistin Japan. Featured on one thousand yen notes, the author of I Am a Cat , Botchan and Spring Miscellany, embodies this special moment for the country: the transition to modernity during the Meiji era (1868-1912).

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