The Beatles - Let It Be - UK 1970 'PXS 1' Box Set MINT -
100% Complete: Book/LP/Trays & Apple Poster
- Item # 324982
- Qty Available 1
This exceptional and 100% complete UK box set dates from initial May 1970 release on Apple Records: PXS 1.
It comprises the following 100% genuine/original components:
'GET BACK' BOOK - Lavish 164-page soft-back book with photographs by Ethan A. Russell with text by Jonathan Cott & David Dalton.
'LET IT BE' LP - (APPLE PCS 7096)
Matrices: YEX 773-2U & YEX 774-2U
Stamper codes: 1,8/OP & 2/PL
Vinyl weight: 140g
Housed in a fully laminated 'Garrod & Lofthouse' printed cover with the red Apple logo on the rear panel
Complete with its original plain white 'Apple Copyright' worded inner-sleeve & point-of-sale Apple catalogue promo poster.
N.B. The 'PXS 1' catalogue number did not appear anywhere on the package but was for ordering purposes only.
Slipcase: EXCELLENT +
Still perfectly in-shape, this superb example is perfectly clean & glossy with no just a few small indentations and light rubbing from storage, but no 'thumbnail' wrinkles front or rear. All of the exposed edges are sharp and completely and clean with no tears to any. Both upper and lower ends are free from wear with just a light wrinkle on the lower edge.
Outer Tray: EXCELLENT +
This easily damaged tray is presented here in superb shape. Both of the fold-over flaps are intact with a few very light creases on each. The exposed folded edges are clean and free form any significant signs of wear.
Inner Tray: MINT -
This fragile component has survived the fully intact and completely undamaged without even any of the usual stress tears to the inner corners. It is also perfectly in-shape and un-crushed throughout.
Book: EXCELLENT +
A fine example of this lavish publication with glossy front & rear panels showing two tiny 'thumbnails' on the front and rear of the jacket, along with some small elements of dried glue residue from the factory, which could be removed with care. just a few light scuffs but no creasing or tears. All pages are fully intact with none missing or loose. This copy has the credits printed on page 8.
Labels: MINT -
An outstanding set with just two small spindle trails around the side 2 centre hole.
Visual: MINT -
Both surfaces appear 'as new' & totally unmarked in strong daylight with just some harmless wispy paper hairlines visible directly beneath halogen light.
Played only once or twice at most, the sound is flawless and wonderful throughout.
Cover: EXCELLENT +
A superb clean & high-gloss example which retains a high-gloss laminate all-round with just a touch of storage rubbing but no 'thumbnail' wrinkles or any other type of creasing. All corners are sharp and square and the seams and spine are in perfect shape.
Inner-sleeve: MINT -
Apple Poster: MINT -
Factory-folded and never hung.