Roy Fuller combines three volumes of his memoirs - "Souvenirs", "Vamp Till Ready" and "Home and Dry" - which together span three decades of his life. They cover his childhood, his navy career, his war experiences and his demobilization in 1946. Fuller has two distinct careers, as a poet and author and as a solicitor. He holds the Oxford Professorship of Poetry and has been a Governor of the BBC. His many books include "New and Collected Poems 1934-84", nine novels and a new volume of verse, "Available for Dreams".