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    Playboy Complete 1957 Group of 12 (HMH Publishing, 1957) Condition: Average VF-. These 12 issues represent the entire Playboy run during 1957. All have been stored in 100% polypropylene clear plastic bags with non-acidic backing boards, a major reason they're in such nice condition. Grades are as follows: January 1957 (NM-), February (VF), March (VG/FN), April (VF+), May (VF+), June (VF), July (VF-, with 2.5" crease on the top left of the back cover - otherwise VF+), August (FN+), September (VF), October (VF-), November (FN/VF), and December (FN/VF).

    Jayne Mansfield was prominently featured this year, with pictorials in two separate issues. Other pictorials of note featured Edie Adams, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Sophia Loren, Tina Louise, Julie Newmar, and one of the most popular Playmates of all time, Lisa Winters in two issues. Contributors included: Ray Bradbury, Herbert Gold, William Iversen, Ray Russell, Shel Silverstein, and John Steinbeck.


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