Signed by both Martin Parr and Gerry Badger
please note these book are bumped in one corner
The third and final volume in Phaidon?s acclaimedPhotobook series, hailed as ?the most importantcontribution to the field since modern histories ofphotography began to appear in the early 20th century?(photo-eye)
This comprehensive study of the contemporaryphotobook brings the history of the genre fully up todate, highlighting over 200 books dating from World
Photographer Martin Parr and co-author Gerry Badgeroffer a fresh approach to photographic history,focusing on the development of photography in itspublished form and covering key genres such asconflict, memory, society, place and desire
Features well-known photobooks, such as RyanMcGinley?s The Kids Are Alright (New York, 2000)and Paul Graham?s A Shimmer of Possibility (2009),alongside new discoveries and lesser-known workssuch as Tano d?Amico?s E il ?77 (1978) and MaoIshikawa?s Hot Nights in Camp Hansen (1982)
Richly illustrated with over 800 newly commissionedcolour photographs.
Hardcover: 290 x 250 mm 11 3/8 x 9 7/8 inches320 pp, 900 col illus.ISBN 978 0 7148 6677 2