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This book is considered worn or damaged due to light wear and tear, scratches, bruising or other aesthetic markings not intended by the publisher. Each book has been carefully inspected and the damage has been determined not to significantly alter or impact the content of the book itself. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide photos of any damages. All sales are final for this item.

From kitschy to grotesque, this book documents modern consumerist culture. These vivid and often lurid photographs are both funny and sad, taking a forensic look at everyday items. A smorgasbord of over-the-top visuals highlighting everything from tacky clothes and jewelry to different kinds of junk food.

Signed by Martin Parr.

This book has a Magnum Photos Inc. stamp, indicating that it comes from the Magnum Photos library.

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Dewi Lewis Publishing
  • Publication Year: 1999
  • Size: 8 1/2 x 12 inches
  • ISBN: 978-1899235070

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Available in a limited quantity in the Magnum Shop, this book has been signed by Martin Parr. This book features Parr's photography about modern consumerism, from clothes to food, also featuring Parr's famous humor.

This book is considered worn or damaged. Please read product description for further details.


This book is considered worn or damaged due to light wear and tear, scratches, bruising or other aesthetic markings not intended by the publisher. Each book has been carefully inspected and the damage has been determined not to significantly alter or impact the content of the book itself. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide photos of any damages. All sales are final for this item.

From kitschy to grotesque, this book documents modern consumerist culture. These vivid and often lurid photographs are both funny and sad, taking a forensic look at everyday items. A smorgasbord of over-the-top visuals highlighting everything from tacky clothes and jewelry to different kinds of junk food.

Signed by Martin Parr.

This book has a Magnum Photos Inc. stamp, indicating that it comes from the Magnum Photos library.

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Dewi Lewis Publishing
  • Publication Year: 1999
  • Size: 8 1/2 x 12 inches
  • ISBN: 978-1899235070

The Magnum Shop usually ships orders at least three times a week, on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. To calculate shipping please go to your Cart.

International Orders:
Please note that if you choose First Class International for orders up to 4lbs or up to $400, delivery can take up to 30 days and tracking may not be available for your country.

If you choose Priority Mail International for your order delivery usually takes between 6 to 10 days depending on your country. Tracking will always be available.

If you prefer a different shipping method or an alternative shipping company, please email shop@magnumphotos.com. All shipments are insured.

The Magnum Shop usually ships orders at least three times a week, on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. To calculate shipping please go to your Cart.

International Orders:
Please note that if you choose First Class International for orders up to 4lbs or up to $400, delivery can take up to 30 days and tracking may not be available for your country.

If you choose Priority Mail International for your order delivery usually takes between 6 to 10 days depending on your country. Tracking will always be available.

If you prefer a different shipping method or an alternative shipping company, please email shop@magnumphotos.com. All shipments are insured.