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    Playboy 1956-62 Near Complete Group (HMH Publishing, 1956-62) Condition: Average FN. These two magazine boxes include the complete January through December issues for the years 1956-62, excepting the September 1957 issue, a total of 83 books. The earliest issues average VG/FN, but most of the issues are FN or better. Highlights include pictorials of Marilyn Monroe, Jayne Mansfield (five times!), Brigitte Bardot (x 3), June Wilkinson (x 5), Diana Dors, Anita Ekberg (x 2), Zsa Zsa Gabor, Edie Adams, Tina Louise (x 5), Sophia Loren (x 3), Kim Novak (x 2), and others. Famous Playmates include Heidi Becker, June Cochran, Joyce Nizzari, Janet Pilgrim, Christa Speck, Stella Stevens, Ellen Stratton, and Lisa Winters. Other features by Ray Bradbury, Erskine Caldwell, Arthur C. Clarke, Jack Cole, Jules Feiffer, Ian Fleming, Jack Kerouac, Leroy Neiman, Shel Silverstein, and John Steinbeck. Interviews include Miles Davis (the first - September 1962), Frank Sinatra, and Malcolm X. Two copies are missing 25% of the front cover: May 1957 (otherwise VG) and October 1957 (otherwise FN).

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    April, 2015
    12th Sunday
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