AU3042S4A

Please Please Me / PCSO 3042 / stereo label 4 / orange 1-Box / style A / Top 'STEREO'
AU3042S4B

Please Please Me / PCSO 3042 / stereo label 4 / orange 1-Box / style B / side 'STEREO'
AU3042S4A.b

Changed font and style

Northern Songs
publisher credit for track 1.7.
AU3042S4A.a

Dick James
publisher credit for track 1.7.
AU3042S4A.a - Please Please Me / PCSO 3042 / stereo label 4 (orange 1-box) / style A ('top' stereo) / variation a
AU3042S4A.b - Please Please Me / PCSO 3042 / stereo label 4 (orange 1-box) / style A ('top' stereo) / variation b
AU3042S4A.c - Please Please Me / PCSO 3042 / stereo label 4 (orange 1-box) / style A ('top' stereo) / variation c
AU3042S4A.c

As per AU3042S4.b except:

Dick James
publisher credit for track 1.7
AU3042S4A.d - Please Please Me / PCSO 3042 / stereo label 4 (orange 1-box) / style A ('top' stereo) / variation d
AU3042S4A.d
As per AU3042S4.c except spacing or orientation variations (notably 'Dick James') - mouseover image, below; printing error to the horizontal lines at right of Parlophone box on S1 label.
AU3042S4B.a

Track 1.7 re-set to close gap between author and music publisher credits. A different font and style to the rest of the label typeset is used.

Incorrect spelling of Paul McCartney on track 1.7 author credit. This error remained on every subsequent Australian pressing of Please Please Me.
AU3042S4B.a - Please Please Me / PCSO 3042 / stereo label 4 (orange 1-box) / style B ('side' stereo) / variation a

AU3042S4B.b

Not so much a label variation as a 'contract' pressing (CBS) with a prominent indented 'polo ring'. The text elements of this label are identical to AU3042S4B.a
AU3042S4B.b - Please Please Me / PCSO 3042 / stereo label 4 (orange 1-box) / style B ('side' stereo) / variation b
AU3042S4A.e - Please Please Me / PCSO 3042 / stereo label 4 (orange 1-box) / style A ('top' stereo) / variation e
AU3042S4A.e

As per AU3042S4.d except:

italicised tracklist, speed, and matrix number/