This poster print imagines how The Fall's great 1985 album 'This Nation's Saving Grace' might have turned out if Mark E. Smith and the rest of the group (as they were then) had been novelists instead of musicians: rather than an LP, it might have appeared as a collection of books instead.
Every book in this print corresponds to a track on the album, arranged in the order they appear on the original vinyl release. They're based on those wonderful classic Penguin, Pelican and Puffin paperbacks. The books, in track order, are: Mansion, Bombast, Barmy, What You Need, Spoilt Victorian Child, L.A., Gut Of The Quantifier, My New House, Paint Work, I Am Damo Suzuki, and To Nkroachment: Yarbles.
Size: 16.5 x 11.5 inches, 42 x 29.7 cm
Professionally printed on 200gsm/120lb premium archival heavy silk paper
Shipped in a sturdy mailing tube
The print is sold unframed (the frame in the photo - a standard IKEA RIBBA 40 x 50cm frame - is for illustrational purposes only)
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