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John Angerson’s English Journey

Published in 1934, J.B. Priestley’s English Journey became one of the most influential books in the nation’s response to the Great Depression. When photographer John Angerson retraced the writer’s footsteps three quarters of a century later he found a changed landscape, but one in which Priestley’s observations, and the observations of some great British photographers remain as pertinent as ever …»

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Lisboa: cidade triste e alegre
A lovingly produced volume of poetry and richly printed images depicting the Portugese capital in the late 1950s …»

Photo Histories interviews:

David Hurn

Homer Sykes

Philip Jones Griffiths