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James Fenton was born in Lincoln in 1949 and educated at Magdalen College, Oxford where he won the Newdigate Prize for poetry. He has worked as political journalist, drama critic, book reviewer, war correspondent, foreign correspondent and columnist. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and was Oxford Professor of Poetry for the period 1994-99. In 2007, James Fenton was awarded the Queen's Gold Medal for Poetry.

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Yellow Tulips Poems, 1968-2011 by James Fenton
Yellow Tulips Poems, 1968-2011
James Fenton
Reviewed and selected by our poetry expert, Liam Parkin. James Fenton is an experienced, formally masterful, delicately playful and often humorous poet. As a man that has travelled to many different countries, it is no surprise to find geographical...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/09/2011

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