ROD STEWART THE FACES ~ SWEET LADY MARY ~ USA 2-SIDED REPRISE 7" ACETATE 1971

Sold Date: September 10, 2019
Start Date: May 14, 2019
Final Price: £395.00 £350.00 (GBP)
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                                      RECORD FOR SALE:  ARTIST: THE FACES. TITLE: "SWEET LADY MARY" LABEL: REPRISE RECORDS.  FORMAT: ORIGINAL, AUTHENTIC, 2-SIDED, STEREO, 7-INCH SINGLE, 45rpm, LACQUER ON ALUMINIUM ACETATE. THE 7-INCH RECORDING HAS BEEN CUT ONTO A 10-INCH DISC, WITH THE SAME TRACK ON BOTH SIDES. THE TRACKS IS AN UNRELEASED DEMO VERSION AND DIFFERS FROM THE FINAL STUDIO RECORDING, RELEASED ON THE ALBUM, 'LONG PLAYER'. THE DEMO VERSION RUNS FOR 4 MINUTES 11 SECONDS; THE FINAL VERSION RUNS FOR 5 MINUTES 49 SECONDS. MATRIX NUMBERS:  DEAD WAX INSCRIPTIONS: . YEAR OF RELEASE: 1971. COUNTRY OF MANUFACTURE: USA. SLEEVE DESIGN: GENERIC PLAIN SLEEVE. LABEL DESIGN: ORIGINAL FIRST PRESS PAPER LABELS. 
                                               CONDITION: CONDITION OF VINYL: VERY GOOD++/NEAR EXCELLENT. CONDITION OF VINYL GRADED ON A 1 - 10 SCALE: 8.5.  
                                        CONDITION IN DETAIL:  THE LABELS ARE IN GREAT SHAPE WITHOUT WORRYING FAULTS. THERE IS NO WRITING. THERE ARE NO TEARS. THERE IS NO SPINDLE WEAR. IF ANY, ALL FAULTS ARE MINOR, ACCEPTABLE, AND NOTHING TO WORRY ABOUT. 
THE DISC IS IN PRETTY NICE CONDITION WITHOUT WORRYING SURFACE SCRATCHES, JUST A FEW LIGHT SCUFFS AND LIGHT SURFACE MARKS. THERE IS NO LOSS OF LACQUER TO THE PLAYING SURFACE, OR MOISTURE SPOTS, OR MAJOR DULLING. THERE IS SOME SUBTLE, WARM, BACKGROUND CRACKLE ON OCCASION THROUGHOUT THE RECORD, WHICH IS ALWAYS IN THE BED, AS WELL AS THE OCCASIONAL NOTICEABLE POP AND CLICK, WHICH NEVER INTERFERES WITH THE AUDIO. THE RECORD TESTS EXTREMELY WELL WITHOUT INTERRUPTION DURING PLAYBACK, NO MAJOR LOSS IN SOUND QUALITY OR AURAL PERFORMANCE, AND NO WORRYINGLY OBTRUSIVE POPS OR CLICKS. BOTH SIDES CAN BE ENJOYED ENORMOUSLY. IF ANY, ALL FAULTS ARE ACCEPTABLE, AND NOTHING TO WORRY ABOUT TOO MUCH. 
A GREAT EXAMPLE OF A VERY RARE RECORD AT A VERY NICE PRICE! THIS ONE IS FOR THE COLLECTION, WITHOUT REASON TO UPGRADESTRICTLY GRADED USING RECORD COLLECTOR'S GRADING SYSTEM. BID WITH COMPLETE CONFIDENCE AS TOTAL SATISFACTION IS GUARANTEED.
             
                                                     POSTAGE & PACKING COSTS: UNITED KINGDOM: £FREE INCLUDES TRACKING. EUROPE: £15.00. USA ~ CANADA: £18.00. JAPAN ~ AUSTRALIA ~ REST OF THE WORLD: £18.00.                                          PAYMENT METHODS: WE ACCEPT CREDIT/DEBIT CARD PAYMENTS THROUGH PAYPAL. WE ACCEPT CHEQUES AND POSTAL ORDERS IN UK £POUNDS STERLING ONLY. WE ACCEPT PAYMENT BY BANK TRANSFER. WE ACCEPT INTERNATIONAL MONEY ORDERS AND INTERNATIONAL POSTAL ORDERS IN UK £POUNDS STERLING ONLY.
PLEASE NOTE: IF THE WINNING BIDDER IS UNHAPPY WITH THE PRODUCT OR WITH THE SERVICE WHEN THE ITEM ARRIVES, PLEASE GET IN TOUCH BEFORE LEAVING FEEDBACK. WE ARE POSITIVE ALL ISSUES CAN BE RESOLVED.
REGRETFULLY, OWING TO RUTHLESS EBAY MEMBERS WHO HAVE BEEN USING THE FEEDBACK FORUM DISHONESTLY, WE SHALL NOW LEAVE FEEDBACK ONLY IF AND WHEN FEEDBACK HAS BEEN POSTED FOR US.                   FOR THOSE ABOUT TO BUY - WE SALUTE YOU!
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