Pin-up Art

 
Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in publisher's shrinkwrap, Image, Berkeley, 2013, 9781607066361, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. Foreword by Geoff Darrow with a self-portrait! From the publisher: Highlighting the latest covers, pin-ups, illustrations, paintings,...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Image, Berkeley, 2009, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 144 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

Out of print. A collection of illustrations, covers, pin-ups, drawings & sketches. Includes works from Jungle Queens and Mars Maidens.

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Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Lorenzo Sperlonga, Sperlonga, Lorenzo, 2021, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9 inches, 80 pages, color illustrations throughout, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

From the artist: Foreplay is an 80 Pages deluxe limited hardback edition that showcases dozens and dozens of drawings never seen before, commissions that...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Very Fine, Berkeley, Image, 2013, 1st thus, 9781607067511, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 80 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Out of print . Foreword by Geoff Darrow with a self-portrait! From the publisher: Highlighting the latest covers, pin-ups, illustrations, paintings,...

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Joseph Michael Linsner, Linsner, Joseph Michael, Very Fine, Berkeley, Image, 2011, 1st, 978607063360, 12 inches, 9 inches, 112 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

A great collection of over 100 full-page color illustrations & drawings by the comic book artist and creator of Dawn. Dozens of previously unpublished...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Fine in Fine dustjacket, Insight Studios Group, Baltimore, 2000, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 96 pages, 26 color and numerous black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Long out-of-print, this is the first art book devoted to the Liberty Meadows creator and cheesecake specialist long before he began working for Marvel and...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to top edge of dustjacket), Insight Studios Group, Baltimore, 2000, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 96 pages, 26 color and numerous black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

Long out-of-print, this is the first art book devoted to the Liberty Meadows creator and cheesecake specialist long before he began working for Marvel and...

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Inscribed by the artist with a pencil drawing of Mand, Near Fine (light rubbing to the corners, light dents to the covers, very flat, tight, clean), Dean Yeagle, Yeagle, Dean, Caged Beagle, 2010, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 46 pages, black & white with 8 pages in color, softcover, color wraps

Dean is a longtime animator who began drawing cartoons for Playboy in 2000. This latest collection of sketches and drawings includes Mandy, of course;...

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J. Scott Campbell, Campbell, J. Scott, Very Fine in publisher's shrinkwrap, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2009, 1st, 20 inches, 10 inches, 13 pages, color, Softcover, wirebound, English

J. Scott Campbell's very first Fairytale Fantasies calendar. Minty and untouched! Once upon a time...there was an artist named J. Scott Campbell......

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J. Scott Campbell, Campbell, J. Scott, Very Fine in publisher's shrinkwrap, IDW Publishing, San Diego, 2010, 1st, 20 inches, 10 inches, 13 pages, color, Softcover, wirebound, English

J. Scott Campbell's second Fairytale Fantasies calendar. Minty and untouched! This calendar is good for 2022!  By popular demand, J. Scott...

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Alex Chun, Dan DeCarlo, Chun, Alex, DeCarlo, Dan, Very Good+ (mild crease to the back cover and light bend to the last 20 pages, otherwise only light wear to the covers, very flat, tight, clean), Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2007, 1st, 9781560978794, 7.75 inches, 5.75 inches, 216 pages, over 200 two-color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: For more than 40 years, Dan DeCarlo was best known for his definitive rendition of Archie Comics' Betty and Veronica, two of comics'...

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Mars Maidens - Signed
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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bayside, Brandstudio, 2008, 1st, 9781934623961, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Signed by the artist. Limited to 1000 copies. Long out of print. A selection of Frank's space and otherworld art with a broad enough theme to...

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Jungle Queens
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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Brandstudio, Bayside, 2008, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

A selection of Frank's jungle-themed art from the previous ten years: 1998-2008. Includes the Shanna the She-Devil and Jungle Girl covers (sans logos and...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Berkeley, Image, 2006, 1st, 9781582405957, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 112 pages, black & white, hardcover, cloth, English

A glossy hardcover collection of Frank's illustrations, covers, pin-ups, drawings and sketches. Long out of print. Selected from Frank's two limited...

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Frank Cho: Pencil and Ink
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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Very Fine, Santa Cruz, CA, Flesk Publications, 2021, 1st, 9781640410497, 11.9 inches, 8.9 inches, 128 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: Pencil and Ink is a new collection of Frank Cho's personal works that focuses primarily on his exceptional pencil and ink drawings....

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Bill Presing, Josh Cooley, Very Fine in Very Fine box, Presing, Josh Cooley, Bill, 2021, 2nd, 4 inches, 3 inches, color, English

NOW IN STOCK! Ladies and Gentlemen, this is your captain speaking... Please buckle your safety restraints and place all trays in their upright...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Signed by the artist, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket, Berkeley, Image Comics, 2006, 1st, 1582405220, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 128 pages, over 130 color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

For the first time, every single one of Frank Cho's covers for Liberty Meadows - from the single issues to the trade paperbacks and then some - is collected...

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John Rhett Thomas, Frank Cho, Thomas, John Rhett, Cho, Frank, Signed by the artist, Very Fine, New York, Marvel, 2020, 1st, 9781302924164, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 112 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

A selection of Frank's most crowd pleasing artwork for marvel: 26 inked pages prior to coloring, penciled pages and sketches, in addition to a selection of...

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Pin Up
  $175.00
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Aslan, Aslan, Near Fine, issued without dustjacket (small bumps to the open corners of the otherwise sharp covers, flat, bright, clean, interior Fine), Linden, Germany, Volksverlag, 1984, 1st German, 3886311570, 12.2 inches, 9 inches, 112 pages, 113 color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, German

This is the German edition of the first collection of Aslan pin-ups published in 1984. Aslan is a French painter, sculptor and pin-up artist. He is most...

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Alberto Becattini, Becattini, Alberto, Fine-Very 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

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

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Eric Kroll, Bill Ward, Kroll, Eric, Ward, Bill, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Very Fine belly band, Koln, Taschen, 2006, 13.75 inches, 10.75 inches, 352 pages, color and black & white, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This massive tome on Ward includes the most extensive and intimate biography of the artist extant. Out of print. From the publisher: "Ward's women...

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The Glamour Girls of Bill Ward
  $60.00
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Alex Chun, Bill Ward, Chun, Alex, Ward, Bill, Near Fine (light one-inch crease to the front cover, otherwise Fine), Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2007, 1st paperback, 9781560978466, 12 inches, 9 inches, 176 pages, over 100 black & white illustrations, with 72 pages in color, Softcover, wraps, English

The paperback edition of this gorgeous monograph on Bill Ward. The majority of the images in this volume were drawn between 1956 and 1963 when Ward was...

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Harvey Kurtzman, Will Elder, Kurtzman, Will Elder, Harvey, Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket (corners and spine ends appear sharp, but upper front corner pushed slightly inward, lower rear corner lightly blunted, gift inscription on the front free endpaper, pages bright, flat, and undente, Playboy Press, Chicago, 1966, 1st, 14 inches, 10.75 inches, 128 pages, color, hardcover, red cloth, English

A sharp copy of the 1966 first edition. It boasts the best reproduction of these 26 painted comic book stories AND in an extra-large format. The largest...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Signed by the artist, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (dustjacket spine sunned, light wear), Baltimore, Insight Studios Group, 2000, 1st, ‎ 9781889317083, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 96 pages, 26 color and numerous black & white illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This is the first art book devoted to the Liberty Meadows creator and cheesecake specialist long before he began working for Marvel and DC. With numerous...

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Super Heroines - Signed
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Hubert de Lartigue, de Lartigue, Hubert, Inscribed by the artist to Greg Theakston, Very Good+ in Very Good+ dustjacket (corners bent inward, head of the spine bumped, three mild dings to the edges, interior Fin, Toulon, Soleil, 1996, 1st, 2877645339, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 103 pages, 46 full-page color illustrations, hardcover, boards, French

Warmly inscribed by de Lartigue to fellow artist and publisher Greg Theakston. This copy also has de Lartigue's address label on the front endpaper with...

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Adam Hughes, Hughes, Adam, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (slight rubbing to white dustjacket), New York, DC Comics, 2010, 1st, 9781401227821, 12 inches, 9 inches, 208 pages, color, hardcover, boards, English

A sharp first printing of Adam's out-of-print art book, just a bit of wear to the dustjacket. Reproduces most of Adam's DC Comics covers from 1990 to 2010...

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Bruce Timm, Timm, Bruce, Tiny bend to the tip of the corner of the cover, otherwise Very Fine - new and unread, no thumbdents, spine unbroken, clean, tight, bright), Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2011, 1st, 9781933865317, 12 inches, 9 inches, 304 pages, over 325 illustrations, mostly in color, softcover, wraps, English

Out of print. A very sharp copy of this massive collection of Timm's nudes and good girl art. It would be hard to find another copy as nice as this one....

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Paul Renaud, Renaud, Paul, Inscribed and dated 2015 by the artist with a drawing of Red Sonja, Very Good+ without dust jacket, as issued (spine ends lightly bumped, lower corners bent inward, upper corners pushed inward, covers glossy, interior Very Fine), Dark Dragon, Breda, Netherlands, 2015, 1st, 12.4 inches, 9.4 inches, 56 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This Dutch art book is inscribed by the artist with a large drawing of Red Sonja dated 2015--the year of publication. It was mailed by the artist in France...

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Dave Stevens, Stevens, Dave, Limited to 2000 copies, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Fine slipcase, Nevada City, Underwood, 2008, 1st, 9781599290317, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 304 pages, over 300 color illustrations, hardcover, cloth, English

This Diamond Exclusive Collector's Edition has 16 extra pages of art (28 images) and a slipcase and was limited to 2000 copies. It quickly sold out. Brush...

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The Vesha Valentine Story: A Pin-Up Story Book
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Des Taylor, Taylor, Des, Very Fine, Slave Labor Graphics, San Jose, 2011, 1st, 8.75 inches, 6.5 inches, 88 pages, color, Softcover, wraps, English

A picture biography of a fictional pin-up girl. A character created by British designer Des Taylor for an advertising campaign. Filled with excellent...

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Alex Chun, Dan DeCarlo, Chun, Alex, DeCarlo, Dan, Very Fine, Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2007, 1st, 9781560978794, 7.75 inches, 5.75 inches, 216 pages, over 200 two-color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: For more than 40 years, Dan DeCarlo was best known for his definitive rendition of Archie Comics' Betty and Veronica, two of comics'...

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The Pin-Up Art of Humorama
  $90.00
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Alex Chun, Jacob Covey, Chun, Jacob Covey, Alex, Very Fine (very flat, tight, clean), Seattle, Fantagraphics Publishing, 2011, 1st, 9781560979593, 7.75 inches, 5.75 inches, 216 pages, two-color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

From the publisher: During the 1950s, Abe Goodman -- brother of Marvel Comics publisher Martin Goodman -- was the largest buyer of cartoons in the world....

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James Martin, Martin, James, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Buhl, Editions Caurette, 2020, 1st, 9791096315697, 11.75 inches, 8.5 inches, 350 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards

From the publisher: This book features 350 pages of artwork by artist and educator James Martin, who currently teaches in the illustration department at...

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John Willie, Willie, John, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (very light wear), Paris, Futuropolis, 1985, 1st, Metaluna Store, 12 inches, 10 inches, 64 pages, 109 black-and-white photographs, Hardcover, boards, French

This collection of bondage and fetish photographs, all taken by John Willie in his home during the 50s, bring back to life that cultish and mysterious aura...

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Gabriele Pennacchioli, Pennacchioli, Gabriele, One of 100 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine plates in Very Fine portfolio, Les Sculpteurs de Bulles, Cresserons, 2020, 1st, 13 inches, 10.5 inches, color, English

Gabriele Pennacchioli's first portfolio, limited to 100 numbered copies signed by the artist. This beautiful and luxurious collectible gathers 53 of his...

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Alfonso Azpiri, Azpiri, Alfonso, #97 of 1000 numbered copies signed by the artist, Very Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to dustjacket edges), Heavy Metal, Rockville Center, NY, 2002, 1st, 12.75 inches, 9.6 inches, 88 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

This deluxe edition has cloth covers and a dustjacket and is signed & numbered with an extra full-page illustration. This stylish Spanish artist is...

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Eric Stanton, Stanton, Eric, Fine (very flat, tight, and clean), Glittering Images, Florence, 1993, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 160 pages, 80 color and over 300 black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps

A great large format collection of Eric Stanton's fetish illustration and comics, with 80 color and over 300 black & white illustrations, including...

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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
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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, Signed by the artist, 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
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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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Reid Stewart Austin, George Petty, Austin, Reid Stewart, Petty, George, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket, Gramercy, New York, 1997, 1st, 12 inches, 9.25 inches, 192 pages, 152 illustrations, most in color, hardcover, boards, English

The only monograph on this popular pin-up artist (1894-1975) who made significant contributions to Esquire and True magazines and Jantzen Swimwear ads. A...

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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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The Betty Pages Annual, Book 2
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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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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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