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Abbey Road

Author: The Beatles
ISBN #: B0057H0H4K
Price: $20.00
Publisher: Apple Records
Book Condition: Good
Pub Date: 1969
An early release. Vinyl. All lp's cleaned and played. Any sticks and skips will be noted; none here. Pressed by Capitol Records logo present on side 2 label. Previous owner's name to front of sleeve. Ring wear. scratches. Edge wear to the uncropped cover (manhole cover visible, Her Majesty on both track lists) plain white inner sleeve, Track B11 "Her Majesty" is listed on record and the sleeve. Label very much like Beatles, The - Abbey Road, difference being "Produced by George Martin" on B side label moved over to right a little. Cat no. listed as 'SO-383' on the label and 'APPLE SO-383' on the spine and the back of the sleeve. "The songs are so strong and cool, the writing is so great, there's just excellence on parade throughout the record.", Bob Weir. In 2009, readers of Rolling Stone named Abbey Road the greatest Beatles album and in 2012, the magazine ranked it number 14 on its list of the 500 greatest albums of all time. From Wikipedia: "Although Abbey Road was an immediate commercial success and reached number one in the UK and US, it received mixed reviews, with some critics describing its music as inauthentic and bemoaning the production's artificial effects. Many critics now view the album as the Beatles' best and rank it as one of the greatest albums of all time. In particular, George Harrison's contributions, "Something" and "Here Comes the Sun", are considered to be among the best songs he wrote for the group. The album's cover features the four band members walking across a zebra crossing outside Abbey Road Studios and has become one of the most famous and imitated images in the history of recorded music. As of 2009, Abbey Road remains the Beatles' best-selling album." Books and other items ship promptly with a tracking number and (generally over $15.00) jacket protectors if applicable. Clean recycled packing material will be used when possible. The Book Shed has a been a member of the Vermont Antiquarian Bookseller's Association since 1997. An online bookseller with a bookshop sensibility!