The John Coltrane Quartette
1962 Canadian Stereo pressing with US stampers — VAN GELDER runouts — and a gatefold sleeve. Cover in excellent shape. Record has a few surface marks, most of which are completely inaudible. Bit of faint crackle here and there. Great copy.
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2013 Japanese reissue. Audiophile pressing, part of the "From The Original Master Tapes" series. Tiny tear in the obi, but otherwise Minty, with inserts. Selling for crazy money on Discogs these days. $190
Test pressing of the original limited edition release from Leaf. Minor cover wear and a bit of staining as is common on this kind of textured paper. Records in amazing shape. Both rice-paper "promo only" sleeves intact. Amazing copy of the late genius' electronic masterwork. $270
First Canadian pressing with tri-color tugboat labels. Gatefold. Inner sleeves have some wear but otherwise terrific shape. $25
American pressing on white vinyl. 1978. Gatefold. Terrific shape. Includes all five inserts (4 photos and a poster). $85
First pressing (2015) is this double purple vinyl. Wasn't officially released until seven years later. Terrific shape. One sold on eBay last year for $150. This one is $70
2015 double vinyl reissue. Half-speed remastered at Abbey Road Studios. Terrific shape in and out, including nice inner sleeves. $60