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    Playboy Complete 1971-75 Group of 60 (HMH Publishing, 1971-75) Condition: Average VF/NM. The magazine known succinctly as "Entertainment for Men" reached its circulation zenith in 1972 when it topped 7 million! Hugh Hefner's formula had been continuously improved and expanded from the first issue's 42 pages to over 300 pages for the magazine's holiday issues. Here are all 60 issues published for the period 1971-75, with an average condition of VF/NM. All have been stored in 100% polypropylene clear plastic bags with non-acidic backing boards.

    Notable Playmates included Liv Lindeland, Janice Pennington, Karen Christy, Marilyn Cole, Cyndi Wood, Nancy Cameron (Playboy's only front and back centerfold, part of the 20th Anniversary issue), Bebe Buell, and Lillian Mueller. Popular pictorials included Ursula Andress, Barbi Benton, Brigitte Bardot, Julie Christie, Linda Evans, Barbara Hershey, Margot Kidder, Linda Lovelace, Valerie Perrine, and Lana Wood (Natalie's younger sister).

    Some of the best interviews were with Mae West, John Wayne, Jack Nicholson, Tennessee Williams, Huey Newton, Walter Cronkite, Bob Hope, Clint Eastwood, Hunter Thompson, and Hefner himself.


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