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Masao Kume Biography | Poet

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Masao Kume ( , Kume Masao , 23 November 1891 – 1 March 1952) was a Japanese popular playwright, novelist and haiku poet (under the pen-name of Santei ) active during the late Taisho and early Showa periods of Japan. His wife, and the wife of Nagai Tatsuo were sisters.