Frankfurt: Self-published, 1988. In wraps. 4 x 5 ¾ in. 88 pp. Text in German. Near fine. Item #4839
The rare, self-published first book from renowned German photographer Will McBride captures German new wave youth culture. Documenting young people living in squats and going out to clubs in Frankfurt in the 1980s, “R” is titled for Richard Geldmacher, a poet whose work makes up the text portions of the book and who McBride befriended and photographed throughout this time period.