First published in Great Britain in 2018 by
CARCANET PRESS Alliance House, 30 Cross Street
Manchester m2 7aq www.carcanet.co.uk
Translation, selection, and editorial matter
© Simon Smith, 2018 The right of Simon Smith to be identified as the editor of this volume and the author of its translations, introduction, and notes has been asserted by him in accordance with the Copyright,
Designs and Patents Act of 1988, all rights reserved. Title-page artwork: Felicity Allen, Crowned Poet: a drawing of the puppet made by Paul Klee, 1919 (2012). Original in colour.
A cip catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library, isbn 9781784105501 The publisher acknowledges financial assistance from Arts Council England
Printed and bound in England by srp Ltd