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Ok, here goes. I saw the original Virgin Book of British Hit Singles, and was one of the many who felt it was a poor substitute for the excellent Guinness works. The Guinness works had been getting worse and worse, but no-one could have foreseen how bad the Virgin book would be.
I never even considered that the Virgin Book of British Hit Albums would be any good, but when I found it brand new at an unmissably low price, I took it home and found it pretty un-put-downable. Not Guinness, not error-free, but very thorough and a welcome update. It inspired me to give Virgin Book of British Hit Singles Volume 2 a try, and I have been very impressed. Only in-depth reading will… Read more