Issued with 4 glossy photographs, a double-sided poster printed by Heinrich Nicolaus G.m.b.H., black inner sleeves.
Embossed lettering (The Beatles) on the cover. Top Opening Sleeve
The copies are numbered on the front individually to each copy and imprinted 'No 0000000'. This copy is a version with stamped number (flat).
The LPs came with German catalogue numbers, but were pressed in France. Made in France by "Pathe Marconi".
Note: on this version, the record label DOES NOT mentions "An EMI Recording" on any of the 4 sides.
The gatefold sleeve was imported from Germany, therefore inside, under the songs' titles, the credits are : ELECTROLA GESELLSCHAFT M.B.H., Köln-Braunsfeld. Printed and made in Germany by Heinrich Nicolaus G.m.b.H.