CATERINA VALENTE’S Greatest Hits Very Rare Japanese Orange Vinyl 12” LP Record
Title: Caterina Valente’s Greatest Hits
Artist: Caterina Valente with Werner Muller & His Orchestra
Label: First Stereo Record FL-1289
Format: Orange Vinyl, LP, Compilation
Country of Manufacture: Japan
Record Condition: Excellent
Artwork Sleeve: Very Good
Location: Port Macquarie, NSW
Approximate Shipping Weight: 425g (including packaging)
Description: You are bidding on Caterina Valente’s Greatest Hits a very rare Japanese Orange Vinyl 12” LP Record. The record is in what we consider excellent condition and the artwork cover in very good condition (see images of actual item and grading scale below) and is still protected by plastic covering (see images).
Caterina Valente (born 14 January 1931, Paris, France) is an Italian singer, guitarist, dancer, and actress. She was born into an Italian artist family. Her father, Giuseppe, was a well-known accordion player; her mother, Maria, a musical clown. She had three siblings, one of whom, Silvio, was also active in show business.
1. Malagueña (3:05)
2. Poinciana (2:34)
3. More (3:03)
4. La Paloma (2:58)
5. The Peanut Vendor (2:26)
6. What a Difference a Day Made (2:48)
1. The Breeze and I (3:07)
2. La Golondrina (2:30)
3. Amapola (2:10)
4. Estrellita (2:23)
5. Besame Mucho (2:48)
6. My Shawl (2:43)
We are not record dealers, collectors or experts. These are items we pick up from auction lots and garage and deceased estate sales but we do give an accurate opinion on condition of the record based on the grading scale below.
The Way We Grade Records:
Normally brand new (normally sealed) and never played or no signs of play.
Used, but no visible scratches, scuffs or marks and plays well.
Very Good (VG)
May have minimal light scratches, scuffing and wear, however will not affect playing of record.
May have visible light scratches, scuffing wear and minor warps which will not result in record skipping but may result in minor surface noise, crackling and groove wear.
Record will not play through without skipping, major scratches, scuffing or badly warped.
The Way We Grade the Artwork Sleeve:
Absolutely perfect in every way – brand new and possibly sealed (if specified).
Used, but no visible marking, creases, or writing.
Very Good (VG)
Used and may have minor creases, ring wear, previous owner's name in pen, and general wear and tear may be visible.
Used with visible writing, use of correction fluid, noticeable wear and creasing, minor tears (usually repaired).
Major creases, tears, heavily marred.
Image Information: A picture speaks a thousand words so check them out. All images of the items are of the actual item for sale and are photographed under natural lighting, where possible, and not digitally doctored. We do not use stock photos so what you see is what you get so examine carefully before placing your bids.
Combined Postage Information: We will combine any auction or fixed price items to save you on postage. If you are buying multiple items please let us know and then wait until we adjust the invoice before making payment.
All records are carefully packed between two pieces of card, bubble wrapped, and placed into a small box for extra protection during transit.
Parcel Post with Signature: We highly recommend you use this option as it also offers priority handling, loss and/or damage cover up to $50, tracking where available, and a signature on delivery.
Extra cover is available for loss or damage in transit for more valuable and delicate items. If you choose not to opt for parcel post and/or extra cover, we will not be responsible for items damaged or lost in transit.
Domestic Extra Cover: Extra cover against loss or damage in transit is available on registered articles only and is calculated at $1.50 per $100 value or part thereof, in excess of $100 and up to a maximum of $5000. This option is highly recommended for items valued over $100.
Worldwide Shipping Costs
International shipping will vary dependant on your location in the world so please ask for a quote before placing your bid to avoid disappointment at check out time. The zones are generally divided up into United States and Canada, Europe, and Asia Pacific and there is a maximum weight of 20kg.
We will combine items to save you on postage so please notify us if you are bidding on more than one item and we will combine all you items onto the one invoice.
Registered Post International (signature required at your end) is available to most International destinations for about $6 extra. We highly recommend you use this option as it also offers priority handling, basic tracking where available, and a signature on delivery.
International Extra Cover ($9.60 for 1st $100 and $2.50 per $100 thereafter to a maximum of $5000) is also available to most International destinations. We will not be responsible for items lost or damaged in transit if this option is not taken.