"A long overdue corrected reprint of a title that has been out of print for many years. Memento Mori, Peter Mitchell’s first publication, was published in 1990 and documents the dramatic impact of the Quarry Hill redevelopment project in Leeds, England.
« I photograph dying buildings and Quarry Hill was terminal by the time I got to it. Times change and I know there was no point in keeping Quarry Hill Flats. But what it stood for might have been worth remembering. »
-- Peter Mitchell "
Texts in English, with a new afterword by Peter Mitchell not present in the original edition.
This Limited Edition includes a signed print (format 7" x 11" or 17.5 x 22.5 cm) of the photograph on the cover of the book.
Please note we are also offering copies of the Trade Edition of this book (30 € / See link at the bottom of this page).
136 pages - Softcover w/ DJ
RRB Publishing, 2016 (75 copies)
Format : 21 x 23 cm
New - Mint condition
Warning: Last books in stock!
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