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Miles Davis – The Columbia Years 1955 to 1985 (5LP Box Set)

LP (Item 634352) Columbia, Late 50s/1960s/1970s/Early 80s — Condition: Near Mint-
5LP Box Set

Wide ranging box set of material recorded for Columbia, nicely arranged by category for each disc, including blues, standards, originals, moods, and electric!  © 1996-2021, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Includes the booklet, promo insert, and printed inner sleeves. Box has light wear and a promo sticker.)

Near Mint - (minus)

  • Black vinyl that may show a slight amount of dust or dirt.
  • Should still be very shiny under a light, even with slight amount of dust on surface.
  • One or two small marks that would make an otherwise near perfect record slightly less so. These marks cannot be too deep, and should only be surface marks that won't affect play, but might detract from the looks.
  • May have some flaws and discoloration in the vinyl, but only those that would be intrinsic to the pressing. These should disappear when the record is tilted under the light, and will only show up when looking straight at the record. (Buddah and ABC pressings from the 70's are a good example of this.)
  • May have some slight marks from aging of the paper sleeve on the vinyl.
  • Possible minor surface noise when played.

Additional Marks & Notes

If something is noteworthy, we try to note it in the comments — especially if it is an oddity that is the only wrong thing about the record. This might include, but isn't limited to, warped records, tracks that skip, cover damage or wear as noted above, or strictly cosmetic flaws.



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