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Arthur Morrison

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Arthur Morrison

Person  Male  Born 1/11/1863  Died 4/12/1945

Categories: Art, Literature

Writer and novelist. Born at 14 John Street, Poplar. He wrote detective novels and stories about working-class life in London's East End. His best known work was 'A Child of the Jago', set in a fictitious slum area. He also collected Japanese art and published several works on the subject. Died at High Barn, Amersham Road, Chalfont St Peter.

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In Salcombe House near this site, lived Arthur Morrison (1863 - 1945) author,...

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