Last Resort. Text by Ian Walker. Dewi Lewis, Stockport, 1998 (originally published in 1986). 88 pp. Oblong quarto. Hardbound. No jacket as issued. 40 color illustrations.
"When Martin Parr’s The Last Resort was first published and exhibited in 1986 it divided both critics and audiences alike. Some saw it as the 'finest achievement to date' of colour photography in Britain whilst others viewed it as 'an aberration'. With the benefit of hindsight there is little doubt that it transformed documentary photography in Britain and placed Parr amongst the world’s leading photographers..."--the publisher
Fine- in Near Fine wrapper; previous bookseller's price in pencil on title page; two small chips and light wear to upper edge of glassine.