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BOX 12" 4LP

2008 - 511831-1
2008LIMITEDBlack vinyl
USA
WARNER MUSIC » CAT. 511831-1
4 LP Box set, 180 gram vinyls, obi belt.

CD Jewel

???? - 510 022-2
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ARGENTINA
VERTIGO » CAT. 510 022-2
Hologram sticker on cover
1991 - 510 022-2
1991
AUSTRALIA
VERTIGO / MERCURY » CAT. 510 022-2
CD neutro
1991 - 510 022-2
1991
AUSTRALIA
PHONOGRAM / VERTIGO » CAT. 510 022-2
NO Mercury LOGO on disc, w/ sticker: "METALLICA FEATURING HITS ·Enter Sandman ·Unforgiven · Nothing Else Matters 510022-4/2"",
1993 - 510 022-2
1993LIMITED
AUSTRALIA
PHONOGRAM / VERTIGO » CAT. 510 022-2
Sticker on cover: "1993 Australasian Tour Gold Edition".
1999 - 510 022-2
1999LIMITED
BRAZIL
POLYGRAM / VERTIGO » CAT. 510 022-2
Limited Edition, MILLENIUM EDITION, unique cover.
2007 - 510 022-2
2007
BULGARIA
UNIVERSAL / VIRGINIA RECORDS » CAT. 510 022-2
Back cover w/ silver snake and brown song titles, cirilic legal text.
1991 - CD 61113
1991
CANADA
ELEKTRA / WEA » CAT. CD 61113
Neutral CD. ONLY English credits on back cover. No ifpi.
1991 - CD 61113
1991
CANADA
ELEKTRA / WEA » CAT. CD 61113
Grey CD. English and French credits on back cover.
1991 - CD 61113
1991
CANADA
ELEKTRA / WEA » CAT. CD 61113
Grey CD. ONLY English credits on back cover.
1991 - 510 022-2
1991
FRANCE
VERTIGO » CAT. 510 022-2
MIssprinted snake on back cover. Clear center CD. (BIEM-STEMRA)
1991 - 510 022-2
1991
FRANCE
PHONOGRAM / VERTIGO » CAT. 510 022-2
Neutral CD, blue snake on covers
1991 - 510 022-2
1991
FRANCE
PHONOGRAM / VERTIGO » CAT. 510 022-2
MIssprinted snake on back cover. Clear center CD. (BIEM-MCPS)
1991 - 510 022-2
1991
GERMANY
VERTIGO » CAT. 510 022-2
Clear centered disc.
1991 - SPB CD 017
1991
GERMANY » Poland
SOUND-POL » CAT. SPB CD 017
Two page booklet, white snake and grey logo. No lyrics.
???? - 510 022-2
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ISRAEL
HELICON RECORDS » CAT. 510 022-2
Neutral CD, w/Helicon logo on CD
1991 - 510 022-2
1991PROMO
ISRAEL
PHONOKOL » CAT. 510 022-2
Silver snake on cover, inlay and back cover. Red sticker.
1991 - SRCS 5577
1991
JAPAN
SONY MUSIC » CAT. SRCS 5577
First Edition, black cd, OBI and bonus track.
1992 - SRCS 5577
1992
JAPAN
SONY RECORDS » CAT. SRCS 5577
Second issue, OBI, white sticker and bonus track.
2007 - UICR-9020
2007LIMITED
JAPAN
UNIVERSAL » CAT. UICR-9020
SUPER NICE PRICE edition, w/purple OBI strip, jewel case, bonus track.
2008 - UICY-91073
2008
JAPAN
UNIVERSAL » CAT. UICY-91073
SHM-CD edition, OBI and rounded golden sticker on cover.
2009 - UICY-60114
2009LIMITED
JAPAN
VERTIGO / UNIVERSAL » CAT. UICY-60114
MY GENERATION MY MUSIC Edition, w/white OBI and round sticker in yellow/blue, bonus track.
2006 - DP0045
2006
KOREA
VERTIGO / UNIVERSAL » CAT. DP0045 » CAT2. 510 022-2
OBI with photograph of the review writer, 12 paged booklet and grey snake on front&back cover.
2007 - DP0045
2007LIMITED
KOREA
SUNG EUM » CAT. DP0045
SEOUL 2006 ANNIVERSARY edition, w/golden OBI.
???? - 510 022-2
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MALAYSIA
VERTIGO / UNIVERSAL » CAT. 510 022-2
Miss printed booklet where lirycs are printed as reflected on a mirror.
1991 - CDIP 510 022-2
1991
MEXICO
POLYGRAM / VERTIGO » CAT. CDIP 510 022-2
Reissue. With ifpi hologram sticker on front cover.
1991 - STARCD 5856
1991
SOUTH AFRICA
TRUTONE / VERTIGO » CAT. STARCD 5856
Marketed and Distributed by Teal Trutone Music
1991 - 510 022-2
1991
UK
VERTIGO » CAT. 510 022-2
Picture spiral Cd, booklet, round sticker.
1991 - 510 022-2
1991LIMITED
UK
VERTIGO » CAT. 510 022-2
OUTTER LEATHER JACKET. Picture spiral Cd, booklet, round sticker.
2008 - 510 022-9
2008
UKRAINE
UKRAINIAN RECORDS » CAT. 510 022-9
4 paged booklet, hologram sticker on back cover, and Ucrane shape on front cover.
1991 - 9 61113-2
1991
USA
ELEKTRA » CAT. 9 61113-2
Picture CD, with text around the edge of the CD, no ifpi matrixes.
1991 - 9 61113-2
1991
USA
ELEKTRA » CAT. 9 61113-2
Picture CD, no text around the edge of the CD.

CD Mini LP

2003 - SICP-479
2003
JAPAN
SONY MUSIC » CAT. SICP-479
MiniLP Edition, gatefold cover, lyrics insert, textile inner sleeve, missprinted OBI strip.
2006 - UICR-1056
2006
JAPAN
VERTIGO / UNIVERSAL » CAT. UICR-1056
Gatefold cover, mosaic OBI strip, lyrics insert, PVC inner sleeve for the cd. Bonus track.
2010 - UICY-94666
2010LIMITED
JAPAN
VERTIGO / UNIVERSAL » CAT. UICY-94666
w/ The Big 4 black sticker on cover and silvered OBI.
2006 - UICR-1056
2006COUNTERFEIT
JAPAN
VERTIGO / UNIVERSAL » CAT. UICR-1056
Gatefold cover, mosaic OBI strip, lyrics insert and PVC inner sleeve for the cd. No Mould SID Code.

12" Double LP

1991 - 510 022-1
1991
BRAZIL
POLYGRAM / VERTIGO » CAT. 510 022-1
Double album in simple cover, lyrics inner sleeves, swirl Vertigo labels
1991 - 510022-1
1991Black vinyl
COLOMBIA
VERTIGO / PHILIPS » CAT. 510022-1
Doble LP in gatefol cover, grey logo on cover, blue Vertigo swirl labels, plastic inner sleeves.
1991 - 510 022-1
1991Black vinyl
GREECE
POLYGRAM / VERTIGO » CAT. 510 022-1
Double LP in simple cover, lyrics inner sleeves, swirl Vertigo labels.
1991 - RP 2266
1991Black vinyl
KOREA
SUNG EUM » CAT. RP 2266 » CAT2. 510 022-1
Blue labels, gatefold cover, plastic inner sleeve.
1991 - 510 027-1
1991Black vinyl
NETHERLANDS
VERTIGO » CAT. 510 027-1
Double album, lyrics inner sleeves, swirl Vertigo labels
1993 - Π93 30077
1993
RUSSIA
ANTROP » CAT. Π93 30077
3-sided gatefold LP, different cover with gold details and red snake, Antrop Labels, Plastic Sleeves, Side 4 Is Blank.
1991 - 510 022
1991
SPAIN
VERTIGO / POLYGRAM » CAT. 510 022
Swirl Vertigo Labels, Lyrics Sleeves, simple cover
1991 - 510 022-1
1991Black vinyl
SPAIN
VERTIGO » CAT. 510 022-1
Double album w/"fake sticker",  swirl Vertigo labels, white innersleeves, and Polygram Ibérica SA address on back cover.
2000 - SVLP 207
2000LIMITEDBlack vinyl
UK
VERTIGO / SIMPLY VINYL » CAT. SVLP 207
Limited Edition 180 gram double vinyl, simple cover with SILVER stickers and an hologram sticker from Simply Vinyl, lyrics insert and insert. Outter cove from Simply Vinyl.
2000 - SVLP 207
2000LIMITEDBlack vinyl
UK
VERTIGO / SIMPLY VINYL » CAT. SVLP 207
Limited Edition 180 gram double vinyl, simple cover with GOLDEN stickers wo/hologram sticker. Outter cover from Simply Vinyl.
2008 - 511830-1
2008Black vinyl
USA
WARNER MUSIC » CAT. 511830-1
Double LP in a simple cover, sticker on cover.

12" vinyl

1991 - 20.079 - L
1991
VENEZUELA
VERTIGO / SONOGRAFICA RECORDS » CAT. 20.079 - L
Single LP with spaceship labels and insert with lyrics. No Barcode.
1993 - 210.002
1993
VENEZUELA
POLYGRAM / RODVEN DISCOS » CAT. 210.002
Simple LP, Sonorodven logo on labels, plastic inner sleeve, no track times listed.
1998 - PLP 5100220
1998COUNTERFEITLIMITED
JAPAN
VERTIGO » CAT. PLP 5100220
Counterfeit, Picture Disk, "Promo" version of Black Album on Single LP, made in Japan.