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gatefold japan issue unable to find info. A Classic Collection of previously released Beatles Love Songs
27 January 2011
9.30am
grantbudd74
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I came across this item today the front cover has the above writing on it and numbers in the top left side say POP MH-7236-37 and it is a black and white photo on the front. This is all I have as I took a few photos and don't remember much else about the records. On the reverse there is lots of asian writing (maybe japanese?) and the last numbers are 7113508
 

I have searched every japanese and korien LP I can find and through various discographies and only find Love Songs which is a very different cover.

 

Any help??

 

Thanks

 

Grant

27 January 2011
1.05pm
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Hi Grant. Could you post a picture? It might help someone identify it.

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28 January 2011
9.37am
grantbudd74
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hey thanks for your interest. I still do not own this yet so i don'y have the ability to take more photo's.

 

Here is a link to another record which shows the cover

 

http://www.popsike.com/The-Bea…..41193.html

 

The difference is an oval printed label on the front of the cover stating A Classic Collection of previously released Beatles Love Songs. Both records are a red label but not the usual Apple, EMI or Parlaphone. The text is all Japanese in silver and I think there is a track listing on the reverse side in Japanese too.

There is no OBI or lyric sheets.I still can't find anything about this gatefold pressing.

28 January 2011
9.42am
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this is a list of the pressings and there is no mention of it from discogs.com.au

Love Songs (2xLP, Comp) Parlophone PCSP 721 UK 1977
Love Songs (2xLP, Comp) EMI-Odeon, S.A. 10C 154-06 560 1 Spain 1977
Love Songs (2xLP, Comp) Capitol Records, EMI SKBL-11711 Canada 1977
Love Songs (2xLP, Comp) Parlophone 1A 152-06560/61 Netherlands 1977
Love Songs (2xLP, Comp) EMI Electrola 1C 172-06 550 Germany 1977
Love Songs (2xLP, Comp) Capitol Records, EMI SKBL-11711 US 1977
Love Songs (2xLP, Comp, Yel) Capitol Records SEBX-11844 Canada 1977
Love Songs (Cass, Comp) Parlophone, EMI 7C 456-06549, 781 Sweden 1977
Love Songs (Cass, Comp) Parlophone, EMI TC2-PCSP 721 UK 1977
Canciones De Amor (2xVinyl, Comp, Gat) EMI-Odeon, S.A. 10C 170-006560/1 Spain 1982
Love Songs (2xLP, Comp, Gat) ????????? BTA 1141/42 Bulgaria 1982
Love Songs (2xLP, Comp, Gat) ????????? BTA 1141/42 Bulgaria 1982
28 January 2011
12.22pm
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This is intriguing to me. Good luck tracking it down.

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28 January 2011
2.01pm
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thanks I will buy the record I think but info would be great :-)

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