Limited picture disc vinyl LP pressing of this 1987 album from the Swedish Extreme Metal band. This edition was mastered especially for vinyl. Bathory was a Swedish extreme metal band formed in V_llingby in 1983 and named after the infamous Hungarian countess, Elizabeth Bathory. The band's front-man and main songwriter was Quorthon (Tomas Forsberg). Bathory's first four albums were "the blueprint for Scandinavian black metal"