First published in Great Britain in 2016 by
Carcanet Press Limited Alliance House, 30 Cross Street
Manchester, M2 7AQ www.carcanet.co.uk
Text copyright © David Herd, 2016
The right of David Herd to be identified as the author of this work has been asserted by him in accordance with the
Copyright, Designs and Patents Act of 1988, all rights reserved.
A CIP catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library: ISBN 9781784102562
The publisher acknowledges financial assistance from Arts Council England