First published in Great Britain in 2019 by Carcanet Alliance House, 30 Cross Street Manchester m2 7aq Introduction & interjections copyright © Michael Schmidt 2019 Editorial matter copyright © Robyn Marsack 2019 Letters copyright © individual authors/their Estates 2019 Pages 451–2 constitute an extension of this copyright notice. The right of Robyn Marsack to be identified as the editor of this work has been asserted by her in accordance with the Copyright, Design and Patents Act of 1988. A CIP catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library. ISBN 978 1 78410 878 6 Book design by Andrew Latimer Printed in Great Britain by SRP Ltd, Exeter, Devon

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