Preface by Robin Muir * Introduction by Simon Costin * The Portraits * A Gazetteer of Folklore Events Throughout the Year * A Folklore Map of the British Isles
A unique collection of portraits of British folklore enthusiasts dressed in their finery
Henry Bourne is an international portrait, lifestyle and interiors photographer whose editorial clients include Vogue, The Arena Homme Plus, The Vanity Fair, The World of Interiors and Wallpaper*. He was assistant to Mario Testino before setting up his own practice.
'In quiet corners of England, something bizarre is going on' - Guardian 'Indicates that what really matters about folklore is that it is protean, constantly evolving, adapting to the present even while rewriting its own past' - World of Interiors 'A vibrant and defiant celebration of the British folklore scene ... a spectacular visual portrait of Britain at its most eccentric' - Tatler 'An affectionate collection of notables and oddballs from the UK's flourishing folklore scene' - Royal Photographic Society Journal