(Compilation) 'Poster included with some copies.
All tracks published by Freshwater Music except track A6 by Cat Publishing B.V. and B6 by Kags Music Ltd.
The following versions with this cat# and similar sleeve / label design are known to exist:
Regular text in bottom line on sleeve back:
(X) - empty Island logo on labels, tiger pointing to the left, sleeve tracklist/logo light coloured
(X) - empty Island logo on labels, tiger pointing to the left, sleeve tracklist/logo deep orange (this one)
(X) - filled Island logo on A label only, tiger pointing to the left
(X) - filled Island logo on B label only, tiger pointing to the left
(X) - filled Island logo on both labels, tiger pointing to the left
(X) - empty Island logo on labels, tiger pointing to the right
Bold text in bottom line on sleeve back:
(X) - empty Island logo on labels, tiger pointing to the left
(X) - filled Island logo with rim on labels, tiger pointing to the left, cat# on back in white
This variant is a CBS pressing. Other pressing / lacquer cut variants exist within the range of variants of ILPS 9310.'[discogs]
(Compilation Club Edition) 'Different label design with yellow labels with tiger logo.
Cover title in black letters.
(Compilation Reissue Stereo) 'On back cover:
A1, A4, B3: From 'Tea For The Tillerman' Released 23/11/70
A2, B2: From ' Cat Stevens' Buddha And The Chocolate Box' Released 21/3/74
A3, B4: From 'Catch Bull At Four' Released 27/9/72
A5, B1, B5: From 'Teaser And The Firecat' Released 1/10/71
A6: From 'Cat Stevens Greatest Hits' Released 11/7/75
B6: From The Single Released 9/8/74
A1, A4, B3: ℗ 1970 I.R.L.
A2, B2, B6: ℗ 1974 I.R.L.
A3, B4: ℗ 1972 I.R.L.
A5, B1, B5: ℗ 1971 I.R.L.
A6: ℗ 1975 I.R.L.
Similar German (GEMA) releases with red labels:
1989350 - Runouts indicate a 1986 release.
2847066 - Runouts indicate a 1979 release but 'Released' is set to 1982.
7720325 - Rights Society STEMRA. Runouts indicate a 1979 release. 'Licensed by Island Records Ltd., London.' on back cover.
8482091 - Rights Society STEMRA. Different Back cover
10179905 - No label code on labels. Different back cover.
11415889 - Runouts indicate a 1979 release. Different label embossment. Different back cover
Runout side A: The 'II' is etched'[discogs]
(Compilation Reissue Stereo) 'On both labels: Ariola-Eurodisc GmbH., München. Brown island label'[discogs]
(Compilation) 'Licensed by Island Records Ltd.
Italian issue released in the 'Island Life Collection', as printed on the right side of the front cover. 'Words in heaven' artwork. White labels with rainbow rim.[sascha]
Mid 80's issue in the 'Island Life Collection' series (also stated at top right corner of the front cover). Orange labels. Cat# on sleeve without 'XOT' suffix.[sascha]
Comes without poster. Fully laminated sleeve with flag artwork. 'DE-LUXE 30923' as additional cat# on spine and back cover. '923' avove Island logo on labels.[sascha]
Same tracklist as and similar artwork to the 1984 'Music For The Millions' compilation.[sascha]
Laminated sleeve with flag artwork. Yellow labels with black Island 'i' logo. No poster.
German early 80's issue with heaven artwork and red labels with labelcode.[sascha]
Comes with 22x22 inch calendar poster! Original German issue. Regular cardboard sleeve with flag artwork and black lettering on front cover. Yellow labels with boxed GEMA. [sascha]