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    Playboy Complete 1959-60 Group of 24 (HMH Publishing, 1959-60) Condition: Average VF. What a great way to put together two complete years worth of Playboy from the early years! And most of these copies are VF or nicer, all having been stored in 100% polypropylene clear plastic bags with non-acidic backing boards. Individually the books grade as follows: January 1959 (FN), February (FN+), March (VF), April (FN/VF), May (FN/VF), June (VF+), July (VF-), August (VF/NM), September (VF), October (VF/NM), November (VF/NM), December (FN/VF), January 1960 (FN/VF), February (NM-), March (VF/NM), April (FN/VF), May (VF-), June (FN/VF), July (VF/NM), August (VF/NM), September (VF/NM), October (VF/NM), November (VF), and December (VF/NM).

    Pictorials included Brigitte Bardot, Sophie Loren, Tina Louise, Jayne Mansfield, Marilyn Monroe, Kim Novak, and June Wilkinson. Famous Playmates included Stella Stevens and Ellen Stratton (who would become the first Playmate of the Year). Contributors included: Ray Bradbury, Arthur C. Clarke, Jules Feiffer, Ian Fleming, Herbert Gold, William Iversen, Jack Kerouac, Leroy Neiman, Ray Russell, Carl Sandburg, and Shel Silverstein.


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