Foto de stock - Ryotaro Shiba started writing historical novels after World War II and won the prestigious Naoki Prize for his 1959 novel, ""Fukuro no Shiro"" (""The Castle of an Owl""). The building and his library was designed by Ando Tadao.

Imagen: Ryotaro Shiba started writing historical novels after World War II and won the prestigious Naoki Prize for his 1959 novel.