Lowest-numbered copy of legendary album hits the market

One of the earliest pressed copies of The Beatles‘White Album’ has just gone for sale on eBay.

Copy number 0000005 is on for sale on the site, following on from the seminal record being given the Number One position in the ‘200 Rarest Records of All Time’ by Record Collector magazine.

Copies numbered from 0000001 to 0000004 were given to the members

of The Beatles themselves, and have not yet emerged onto the market.

On November 22 it will be forty years since the 19 times platinum- selling album, which is actually officially called ‘The Beatles’, was released.

To have a look at the auction go to ebay.co.uk.