Pin-up Art

 
Betty Page: Queen of Pin-Up
  $20.00
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Near Fine (light cover wear, corners lightly rubbed, mild thumbdents to covers, binding tight, pages flat, interior clean and bright), Taschen, Cologne, 1993, 9783822894255, 12 inches, 9 inches, 80 pages, color and black & white, softcover, wraps

Photographs of Bettie Page mostly by Irving Klaw, with a number by Bunny Yeager and some from camera club and private photo shoots. Includes images of Page...

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The Frazetta Portfolio 1993
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Frank Frazetta, Frazetta, Frank, Very Fine plates in Near Fine portfolio (light wear), Northampton, Tundra, 1993, 1st, 156862025X, 12 inches, 9 inches, color illustrations, English

Six 11" x 8.5" prints, plus a cover sheet/introduction, in an color illustrated folder. From the back cover: A unique collection of six previously...

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Alberto Vargas, Vargas, Alberto, Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (mild wear and several small tears to edges of dustjacket), Playboy Press, Chicago, 1972, 1st, 11 inches, 8.3 inches, 128 pages, 116 color illustrations, Hardcover, boards, English

A scarce collection in softcover, I have only seen one other hardcover copy in my life! This copy was "From the private library of Hugh Hefner's." Attached...

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Farid Chenoune, Chenoune, Farid, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (upper corners bumped otherwise Fine, top edge of dustjacket rubbed and frayed), Rizzoli, New York, 1999, 1st, 12 inches, 9.9 inches, 200 pages, over 160 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

An illustrated fashion history of French lingerie. From the publisher: In this eye-opening celebration, gorgeous photgraphs from the world of la...

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Jeffrey & George Pratt Jones, Jeffrey Jones, Jones, Jeffrey & George Pratt, Jones, Jeffrey, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to the dustjacket), Vanguard, Lebanon, NJ, 2000, 1st, 10.5 inches, 7 inches, iv, 124 pages, 2 color and about 216 black & white illustrations, Hardcover, leatherette, English

This copy is not signed but has the 16-page bonus portfolio of illustrations of the special hardcover edition. Over 200 drawings and sketches, mostly...

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Alberto Becattini, Becattini, Alberto, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket, Glittering Images, Florence, 1994, 1st, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 168 pages, over 450 color illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English French Italian

Book One covers sexy pulp & girlie magazines: Margaret Brundige, Enoch Bolles, Peter Driben; and Brown & Bigelow: Moran, Elvgren, MacPherson,...


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Charles G. Martignette, Louis Meisel, Martignette, Louis Meisel, Charles G., Near Fine in Good dustjacket (spine slanted, red dot on bottome edge, dustjacket worn and torn), Taschen, Koln, Germany, 1996, 9783822884973, 12.7 inches, 9.8 inches, 380 pages, over 900 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

A comprehensive study of the genre 1920-1980 with artist biographies and examples. An early printing identified by the full cloth covers. Out of print in...


Betty Page Private Peeks Vol. 2
  $60.00
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Near Fine (light wear, no thumbdents, very flat, tight, clean), Belier Press, New York, 1979, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 52 pages, over 120 black & white photos, 10 pages in color, softcover, color wraps, English

From the Belier Press, a 1979 collection of rare black & white and color photos of Bettie Page from shoots with Irving Klaw and Bunny Yeager, as well as...

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Betty Page Private Peeks Vol. 3
  $60.00
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Near Fine (light wear, no thumbdents, very flat, tight, clean), Belier Press, New York, 1979, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 52 pages, over 120 black & white photos, 10 pages in color, softcover, color wraps, English

From the Belier Press, a 1979 collection of rare black & white and color photos of Bettie Page from shoots with Irving Klaw and Bunny Yeager, as well as...

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Betty Page Private Peeks Vol. 4
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Near Fine (light wear, no thumbdents, very flat, tight, clean), Belier Press, New York, 1980, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 52 pages, over 120 black & white photos, 14 pages in color, softcover, color wraps, English

From the Belier Press, a 1980 collection of rare black & white and color photos of Bettie Page from shoots with Irving Klaw and Bunny Yeager, as well as...

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Eric Nolen-Weathington, Frank Cho, Nolen-Weathington, Eric, Cho, Frank, Near Fine (mild thumbdents to the back cover otherwise Very Fine, sharp corners and edges, bright, glossy), Raleigh, NC, TwoMorrows, 2007, 1st, 9781893905849, 1893905845, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 120 pages, over 150 black & white illustrations and 8 pages in color, softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. A book-length interview with over 150 black & white illustrations. From the publisher: Monkeys! Dinosaurs! Beautiful women!...

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Varga
  $30.00
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Tom Robotham, Alberto Vargas, Robotham, Tom, Vargas, Alberto, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to topedge of dustjacket), North Dighton, MA, World Publications Group, 2004, 13 inches, 9.75 inches, 128 pages, over 90 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

An 18-page well-illustrated biography of the artist and 90 color plates of Esquire Varga girls in a large format.

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Irving Klaw 10
  $75.00
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Irving Klaw, Klaw, Irving, Near Fine (light wear to covers and spine, overall clean and bright), Harmony Communications, Van Nuys, 1992, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, over 120 black & white photos, Softcover, wraps, English

"Fascinating photos from the '50s bondage era! Ten pages devoted to Bettie Page!" Over 120 commercial bondage photographs that were produced for...

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Irving Klaw, Klaw, Irving, Very Good+ (wear to covers and spine), Harmony Communications, North Hollywood, 1978, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 80 pages, over 200 black & white photos, Softcover, wraps, English

The fourth retrospective volume of Irving Klaw photos 1947-1963. Includes over 200 commercial bondage photographs that were produced and sold through...

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In Praise of Bettie Page
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Irving Klaw, Klaw, Irving, Very Good+ (wear to covers and spine), London Enterprises Ltd, Van Nuys, CA, 1983, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, over 100 black & white photos with 8 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, English

An underground collection of Irving Klaw photos of Bettie Page. Some nudity.

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The Betty Pages Annual, Book 2
  $25.00
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Greg Theakston, Bettie Page, Theakston, Greg, Page, Bettie, Near Fine (thumbdents to the back cover, very flat, clean), Pure Imagination, New York, 1993, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, 14 color and over 200 black & white photos, softcover, wraps, English

A full-size squarebound slick paper companion to the digest sized Betty Pages magazine. This annual features: A 68-page interview with Betty. A 36-page...

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The Betty Pages Annual
  $35.00
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Greg Theakston, Theakston, Greg, Near Fine (mild thumbdent to the back cover, very light rubbing to the rear corners, very flat, tight, clean), Pure Imagination, New York, 1991, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 168 pages, 17 color and over 200 black & white photos, softcover, wraps, English

A full-size squarebound slick paper companion to the digest sized Betty Pages magazine. This annual features: Introductions from Greg Theakston and Harlan...

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Milo Manara Catalogo
  $30.00
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Milo Manara, Manara, Milo, Near Fine (very slight wear to the corners otherwise new and unread, flat, tight, clean), Pescara, Italy, Gli Alianti/Edizioni Di, 1997, 10.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 72 pages, 52 color and 7 black & white illustrations, Softcover, Wraps, Italian

A sharply printed exhibition catalog devoted to Milo Manara with 48 full-page color illustrations and 7 full-page black & white illustrations.

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Bruce Timm, Timm, Bruce, Near Fine (light wear to edges of covers, light rubbing to upper corner of cover and first page, mild thumbdent to front cover, faint thumbdents to back cover, interior Very Fine - new and unread, spine unbroken, clean), Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2011, 2nd, 9781933865317, 12 inches, 9 inches, 304 pages, over 325 illustrations, mostly in color, softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. A massive collection of Timm's nudes and good girl art. This is the original, large format, 304-pages edition which was abridged for...

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Eldon Dedini, Dedini, Eldon, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket (CD poscket is unopened), Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2006, 1st, 9781560977278, 1560977272, 11.25 inches, 8.75 inches, 240 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the publisher: For over 45 years, Eldon Dedini has been one of Playboy's most recognizable full-page gag cartoonists. With a masterful watercolor...

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Reid Stewart Austin, Alberto Vargas, Austin, Reid Stewart, Vargas, Alberto, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, New York, Bulfinch, 2006, 1st, 9781435119857, 13.25 inches, 10.25 inches, 144 pages, 100 color and 16 black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A modern retrospective of the artist's career featuring previously unpublished works (and other works never before reprinted since their first appearances...

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Leone Frollo, Frollo, Leone, Fine, Glamour International, Florence, 1997, 1st, 10.25 inches, 7.125 inches, 44 pages, 42 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A collection of 42 full-page erotic pencil drawings by the Italian comic artist (Mona Street).

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Budd Root, Root, Budd, Limited to 750 copies, Very Fine, Amryl Entertainment/Basement Studios, Murrieta, CA, 2010, 1st, 10.25 inches, 6.75 inches, 36 pages, black & white with 4 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, English

This Special Edition with a variant cover is limited to 750 copies and includes a Certificate Of Authenticity from Amryl Entertainment. Story and Art by...

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Gil Elvgren, Elvgren, Gil, Very Fine, Collector's Press, Portland, 1995, 1st, 14 inches, 10 inches, 48 pages, 16 color plates, 11 color and 5 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A poster book featuring 16 excellent large reproductions from the original Elvgren paintings. With a long introduction by Marianne Ohl Phillips.

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