Megaliths by David Corio

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David Corio has systematically photographed the megalithic sites of England and Wales with the eye of a great landscape photographer, as well as with the passion of an explorer in the ruins of an ancient culture. These photographs go to the heart of prehistoric England and reveal a profound sense of place, with all the beauty that invited Romantic speculation from the seventeenth century onwards—as well as the encroaching modern world of distant urban skylines and protective barriers.
 

About David Corio

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David Corio's work has been published by The Times, the Daily Telegraph, the Guardian, the New York Times and Rolling Stone. His book on black musicians, The Black Chord, was published in New York in 1999. His work has been exhibited at the V&A and numerous galleries. He lives in New York with his wife Lai Ngan, a film maker. Their website is www.davidcorio.com
 
Published January 1, 2000 by Random House UK.
Genres: History, Arts & Photography.