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Ivan Morris

IVAN MORRIS wrote widely on modern and ancient Japan, where he lived for four years, and translated numerous works from both classical and contemporary literature. He was born in London in 1925 and began the study of Japanese language and culture at Harvard University. Having received his B.A. degree, he returned to England and received his doctorate from the School of Oriental andAfrican Studies and afterwards worked in the BBD and the Foreign Office. Dr Morris lived in New York City for many...See more