Book - The Cost of Living
This was Parr’s first publication with Cornerhouse. The images constitute a penetrating portrait of Britain after ten years of Thatcherism - a picture of what he terms 'the comfortable classes', or new middle classes: affluent and aspirational. 61 colour images.
Published by Cornerhouse, Manchester 1989.
Text by Robert Chesshyre.
Designed by Peter Brawne;
Printed by Jackson Wilson Ltd, Leeds.
w 285x h 224mm.
62 colour photos