- The Memory of War
The Memory of War
The Memory of War - Poems 1968-1982
Edinburgh: The Salamander Press, 1982.
One of 3,000 copies, this collection brings together Fenton's scattered contributions to journals and pamphlets during the 70s and 80s.
Drawing comparisons to Auden's techniques and Eliot's beauty of language, James Fenton is oftenfunnier than both.