John Myers, one of the great photographers from the UK who has been somewhat overlooked, is having this discrepancy corrected with this series of books from RRB publishers. The first features the wonderful portraits that Myers took in the 70s, many of which came from his original project, Middle England. These deadpan portraits showed people in their homes or gardens and just sing off the page.
Martin Parr is a photographer, a curator, and editor. www.martinparr.com