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Tippett - The Midsummer Marriage - Colin Davis / ROH Orch - Philips 6703 027 - 3LP Boxset

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Product description

Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage
Performed by The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Orchestra & Chorus, Conducted by Colin Davis

3 LP box set with 20 page libretto.  Each LP housed in the orginal cellophane lined philips inners.

Philips label, Cat No. 6703 027
Stereo
Published 1970

CONDITION
Examined under a strong halogen lamp all sides are Near Mint with no marks whatsoever, even under the lamp.  All sides look unplayed.

All labels are clean and unmarked - not even spindle trails
The box has some light wear but is wholly intact.
Libretto is pristine.

OVERALL GRADE (record / cover - See grading guide below)

NEAR MINT / EXCELLENT minus

GRADING GUIDE - IMPORTANT!

I visually examine all records under a strong 35w halogen lamp, which shows up ALL defects.

I strictly grade my records according to the Rare Record Price Guide (RRPG), which, to me, means as follows:

MINT- Must be sealed
NEAR MINT - Totally unmarked, no scratches, not even faint 'hairlines' / sleeve withdrawal marks or any other signs of having been played.
EXCELLENT - No scratches, just signs of having been played, such as the odd faint 'hairline' sleeve withdrawal mark that is barely visible under a strong lamp, or spindle trails on the label.
VERY GOOD - The first mild scratches have begun to appear, but only very, very few.
GOOD - More scratches than Very Good and more severe, but I am confident that the record will play through without skips or sticking and will still provide a good listening experience.
FAIR - The record may not play through properly with a chance of it jumping and / or it will play with significant background noise.
POOR - It definitely won't play without skipping or sticking.

Below Near Mint I will use plus or minus with a grade to highlight fine differences.

COVER GRADES

My cover grades are EXACTLY as stated in Record Collector magazine / RRPG. Therefore, if a cover is defaced, stained or torn it CANNOT grade better than FAIR. Likewise, if any part of the contents are missing it CANNOT grade better than POOR.

All our records are dispatched using stiffeners and card mailers.

We recommend the record is cleaned properly on a high quality machine to maximise the sound quality.

I have been selling vinyl for Oxfam for nearly 10 years, during which time I have valued and sold tens of thousands of record and sold records up to £1,300 in value.  Please pay a visit to our shop, Oxfam Books & Music in Olney, where we always have a good display of over 1,000 records of all genres - from rock & pop to jazz and classical - as well a very good selection of shellac, CDs, cassettes, sheet music and music books. We are also a pretty good bookshop too!

Item details

Band/artist(s):
Colin Davis
Catalogue number:
6703 027
Condition:
Excellent
Genre:
Classical, opera & popera
Label:
Philips
Sleeve condition:
Excellent
Title:
Tippett - The Midsummer Marriage - Colin Davis / ROH Orch - Philips 6703 027 - 3LP Boxset
Tracks:
6

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Tippett: The Midsummer Marriage
Performed by The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Orchestra & Chorus, Conducted by Colin Davis

3 LP box set with 20 page libretto.  Each LP housed in the orginal cellophane lined philips inners.

Philips label, Cat No. 6703 027
Stereo
Published 1970

CONDITION
Examined under a strong halogen lamp all sides are Near Mint with no marks whatsoever, even under the lamp.  All sides look unplayed.

All labels are clean and unmarked - not even spindle trails
The box has some light wear but is wholly intact.
Libretto is pristine.

OVERALL GRADE (record / cover - See grading guide below)

NEAR MINT / EXCELLENT minus

GRADING GUIDE - IMPORTANT!

I visually examine all records under a strong 35w halogen lamp, which shows up ALL defects.

I strictly grade my records according to the Rare Record Price Guide (RRPG), which, to me, means as follows:

MINT- Must be sealed
NEAR MINT - Totally unmarked, no scratches, not even faint 'hairlines' / sleeve withdrawal marks or any other signs of having been played.
EXCELLENT - No scratches, just signs of having been played, such as the odd faint 'hairline' sleeve withdrawal mark that is barely visible under a strong lamp, or spindle trails on the label.
VERY GOOD - The first mild scratches have begun to appear, but only very, very few.
GOOD - More scratches than Very Good and more severe, but I am confident that the record will play through without skips or sticking and will still provide a good listening experience.
FAIR - The record may not play through properly with a chance of it jumping and / or it will play with significant background noise.
POOR - It definitely won't play without skipping or sticking.

Below Near Mint I will use plus or minus with a grade to highlight fine differences.

COVER GRADES

My cover grades are EXACTLY as stated in Record Collector magazine / RRPG. Therefore, if a cover is defaced, stained or torn it CANNOT grade better than FAIR. Likewise, if any part of the contents are missing it CANNOT grade better than POOR.

All our records are dispatched using stiffeners and card mailers.

We recommend the record is cleaned properly on a high quality machine to maximise the sound quality.

I have been selling vinyl for Oxfam for nearly 10 years, during which time I have valued and sold tens of thousands of record and sold records up to £1,300 in value.  Please pay a visit to our shop, Oxfam Books & Music in Olney, where we always have a good display of over 1,000 records of all genres - from rock & pop to jazz and classical - as well a very good selection of shellac, CDs, cassettes, sheet music and music books. We are also a pretty good bookshop too!

Band/artist(s):
Colin Davis
Catalogue number:
6703 027
Condition:
Excellent
Genre:
Classical, opera & popera
Label:
Philips
Sleeve condition:
Excellent
Title:
Tippett - The Midsummer Marriage - Colin Davis / ROH Orch - Philips 6703 027 - 3LP Boxset
Tracks:
6

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