Label : Blue Note
Original mono 1st pressing :
--- Label (both sides) : 47 West 63rd - NYC ; RVG, 9M and the Ear stamped ; Deep Groove ; No R under Blue Note.
--- Cover (address) : BLUE NOTE RECORDS, 47 West 63rd St., New York 23
RECORD GRADING (see photos) :
This is a 1st press original copy in excellent condition !
Cover : EXC(-)
--- Front is EXC (VG+) : very slight wear signs.
--- Back is EXC (VG+) : very slight wear signs/yellowing ; a small handwriting name on top.
--- Slices & Corners are EXC- (VG) : some wear signs.
--- Original plain paper inner sleeve : No
Audio : NM (superb !)
The sound quality is impressive !
NO tics ; NO clicks ; NO skips.
Few very slight surface noises only on quiet moments and between tracks.
Visual : EXC (VG+)
Few slight hairlines (NOT feelable ; NO impact on Audio quality).
Some paper sleeve traces and superficial surface marks (NOT feelable ; NO impact on Audio quality).
Label : some slight spindle marks.
See the grading policy in the store pages.
All records are carefully inspected and listened before grading. So you can buy with confidence.