First published in Great Britain in 2018
by Carcanet Press Limited Alliance House, 30 Cross Street
Manchester m2 7aq
Text copyright © James Harpur, 2018.
The right of James Harpur 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.
Printed by srp Ltd.
A cip catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library, isbn 9781784105822.
The publisher acknowledges financial assistance from Arts Council England.