Recorded in December 1991/January 1992 at Academy Studios.
Co-produced by My Dying Bride.
Mastered at Transfermation, London.
The original LP release included a poster but skipped the "Erotic Literature" song.
The Japanese version released by Pony Canyon Inc.
had an additional bonus track:
8. The Forever People (live) [4:56]
Reissued on CD in 2001.
Reissued as a digipack CD in 2004 with a further bonus track:
8. Unreleased Bitterness [7:44]
This is an early version of "The Bitterness and the Breavement". It was also released a single in 1993.
The 2004 reissue was licensed to Black Metal Attack Records for the Brazilian version.
Released on tape by Metal Mind Records (MASS 0019).