This is an authentic issue of an LP that has been pirated more than any we are aware of. We've taken MANY photos of the cover for auction: let them be your guide to understanding the condition of this rare item. There will
be no further photos posted nor are any available: please do not request any.
We grade this cover at VG (very good) which gives the buyer plenty of room. Normally a cover this clean would warrant a VG+ grade; we are being very cautious.
Front: there is a stain to Ringo's right. There is a scratch through "Printed in U.S.A." There are worn and rounded corners. Back: There is a teeny piece of the back slick missing below the 4 Season's ad. There is a price (4.98) written in pencil TRHC. There is some rubbing/dirt. The spine top for 2" has chipping and wear that obliterates
some type. The rest of the spine is pretty decent. There is some wear to the top and bottom seams. ALL SEAMS are INTACT. Along the opening there is some wear and it is not perfectly straight. A record cover conservator could repair and fix many of these issues and easily raise the finished grade of this cover.
The STEREO disc is correct - oval label, title and The Beatles above the spindle hole. "Love Me Do" and "P.S. I Love You" are present (later removed) . Disc is graded "G" for good, a verylow grade. Labels are also graded "G". We have NOT played this and consider it an artifact at this point. The disc is included with the cover although this auction is for the cover only (and where the real value resides). This stereo disc is also very difficult to find, but compared to finding this cover in such nice (and collectible) condition it is MUCH easier to find. So, if you win this and expect anything more from the record than a "G" disc, you will be disappointed.We are happy to answer any reasonable questions regarding this piece.
THE BEATLES MADE THEIR AMERICAN DEBUT ON THE ED SULLIVAN SHOW 50 YEARS AGO TONIGHT!!!! (2/9/14)
THERE IS NO RESERVE!
THIS WILL BE SENT REGISTERED MAIL ONLY OVERSEAS, INSURED AND WITH FULL VALUE DECLARED. NO EXCEPTIONS!!!!!
DOMESTICALLY THIS WILL BE MAILED EITHER EXPRESS MAIL OR REGISTERED MAIL, INSURED AND WITH TRACKING. BUYER'S CHOICE.
WE WILL ABSORB ANY COST DIFFERENTIAL OVER THE S&H CHARGES LISTED.
PLEASE SEE THE PHOTOS WE'VE TAKEN OF THE ITEM FOR SALE.
POSTAL RATES HAVE RISEN SIGNIFICANTLY THIS YEAR (ESPECIALLY INTERNATIONAL RATES) AND THESE PRICES ARE REFLECTED IN OUR RATES. WE STILL PARTIALLY SUBSIDIZE EACH PACKAGE SENT.
PLEASE SEE THE PHOTOS OF THE ITEM FOR SALE. ALL ITEMS ARE GUARANTEED TO BE AS DESCRIBED. IF THE ITEM DOES NOT MEET DESCRIPTION THEN YOUR WINNING BID (MINUS SHIPPING) WILL BE REFUNDED AS LONG AS THE ITEM IS RETURNED IN THE CONDITION IT WAS SENT WITHIN 14 DAYS OF YOUR RECEIVING IT. FULL PAYMENT IS DUE WITHIN 7 DAYS OF THE END OF AUCTION.
DOMESTIC BUYER PAYS $4.00 FOR USPS MEDIA MAIL OR $12.00 USPS PRIORITY MAIL. ALL DOMESTIC MAILINGS INCLUDE DELIVERY CONFIRMATION.
FIRST CLASS INTERNATIONAL AIRMAIL POSTAGE: To CANADA is $25.00.
TO EVERYWHERE ELSE is $30.00.
WE WILL COMBINE SHIPPING FOR MULTIPLE ITEMS AT DISCOUNTED RATES. S&H includes a PROPER LP MAILER and GREAT (HEAVY) packing.
Please note that there is no Buy it Now option on this item. Please bid. Thank You.
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