Pin-up Art

 
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...

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Betty Page Private Peeks Vol. 2
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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, 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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Irving Klaw 10
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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
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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
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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
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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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Bruce Timm, Timm, Bruce, Near Fine (bump to the top front cover and pages, light rubbing to the bottom corner of cover and last few pages, no thumbdents, otherwise Very Fine - new and unread, spine unbroken, clean), 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 massive collection of Timm's nudes and good girl art. This is the original, large format, 304-pages edition which was abridged for...


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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Aslan, Aslan, Very Good+ (top of the spine bumped, corners of covers rubbed, Mild cover wear, interior flat and clean), Visualbooks, Milan, 1986, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.25 inches, 80 pages, 71 color illustrations, softcover, wraps, Italian

An Italian collection of Aslan paintings. This pin-up artist had a long-running page in France's Lui magazine. This art book features 3 double-page and 68...


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Bruce Timm, Timm, Bruce, Limited to 1000 copies, Light wear to the front cover otherwise Very Fine, Flesk, Santa Cruz, 2015, 1st, 7 inches, 5.5 inches, 304 pages, color illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

Limited to 1000 copies and long out of print. A collection of 90+ all-new pin-ups and nudes--none of these appear in any other Bruce Timm book,...


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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Alex Chun, Jack Cole, Chun, Alex, Cole, Jack, Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light wear to dustjacket), Seattle, Fantagraphics, 2004, 1st, 9781560975595, 10.5 inches, 7.625 inches, 104 pages, color and black & white illustrations, hardcover, boards, English

Out of print. "Cole's goddesses were estrogen souffles who mesmerized the ineffectual saps who lusted after them." - The New Yorker From the...

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Alex Chun, Jack Cole, Chun, Alex, Cole, Jack, Near Fine (very light crease to back cover otherwise Fine), Fantagraphics, Seattle, 2010, 1st paperback, 10 inches, 7.25 inches, 104 pages, color and black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Out of print. "Cole's goddesses were estrogen souffles who mesmerized the ineffectual saps who lusted after them." - The New Yorker From the...

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Very Fine, Bruce Simon, Simon, Bruce, Bruce Simon, 2019, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 144 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, wraps, English

From the publisher: Perhaps the largest collection of vintage Burlesque advertising ever offered between two scorching covers! Burlesque advertising...

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Irving Klaw, Klaw, Irving, Very Good+ (wear to covers), London Enterprises Ltd, Van Nuys, CA, 1983, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 48 pages, over 150 black & white photos, Softcover, wraps, English

The ninth and final retrospective of the photos of Irving Klaw 1948-1952. Includes over 150 commercial bondage photographs that were produced and sold...

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Betty Page in Bondage #1
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Fine, Van Nuys, CA, Lyndon Enterprises Ltd, 1978, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 68 pages, 32 full-page black & white photos, Softcover, wraps, English

A very sharp copy of this digest-sized booklet devoted to Bettie Page in bondage. No nudity.

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Fine, Pure Imagination Publishing, New York, 1990, 1st, 7.5 inches, 5.4 inches, 80 pages, over 770 black & white photos, Softcover, color wraps, English

A catalog of over 750 photos of Bettie Page by Irving Klaw's Movie Star News. 16-page introduction by Greg Theakston: "The Pin-up King Meets the Queen of...

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Frank Cho, Cho, Frank, Limited to 2200 Deluxe copies signed by the artist, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, in Near Fine slipcase (small bump to the edge of the otherwise Very Fine slipcase), Santa Cruz, Flesk, 2019, 1st, 978-1-64041-026-8, 12.5 inches, 9.5 inches, 120 pages, color illustrations, hardcover, cloth spine, pictorial boards, English

This is the hardcover signed deluxe edition of the Ballpoint Beauties book. This edition comes with a bonus signature page, two gatefolds, premium cloth...

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Inscribed by the artist with a drawing, Very Fine, issued without dustjacket, Dean Yeagle, Yeagle, Dean, Brandstudio, 2009, 1st, 12.5 inches, 8.75 inches, 48 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Inscribed by the artist with an original ink drawing of a horse. "This book documents one of Mandy's dreams: as she has no more control over her sleeping...


B. Kliban, Kliban, B., Near Fine, Chicago, Playboy, 1960s-1980s, 11 inches, 8 inches, color illustrations, English

A collection of over 100 different full-page color cartoons by B. Kliban from Playboy magazine, dating from the 1960s to 1985. These are full magazine pages...

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#59 of 150 deluxe editions signed by the artist on an extra color plate, Fine, issued without dustjacket, Bill Presing, Presing, Bill, 2008, 1st, 7.25 inches, 6 inches, 192 pages, color, hardcover, pictorial cloth, English

This deluxe edition has a tipped-in signed & numbered color bookplate with an extra illustration of a sexy blonde covered only by her book!...

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Daniel Zimmer, Haddon Sundblom, Zimmer, Daniel, Sundblom, Haddon, Very Fine in Very Fine dustjacket in Very Fine slipcase, Illustrated Press, St. Louis, 2018, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.25 inches, 224 pages, over 300 color illustrations, Hardcover, pictorial boards, English

Out of print. Signed and numbered by the author on an insert book plate, presented in a red slipcase, and limited to 100 copies. From the...

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The Playmate Book: Five Decades of Centerfolds
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Gretchen Edgren, Edgren, Gretchen, Fine in Fine dustjacket, General Publishing, Santa Monica, 1996, 1st, 12.25 inches, 9.5 inches, 384 pages, color illustrations, Hardcover, cloth, English

Presents photos of every woman featured as a centerfold in the 50-year history of Playboy Magazine--the photos that were published and some that were not...

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The Playboy Book: Forty Years
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Gretchen Edgren, Edgren, Gretchen, Fine in Fine dustjacket, General Publishing, Santa Monica, 1994, 1st, 12.2 inches, 9.4 inches, 368 pages, color and black & white, Hardcover, cloth, English

This fortieth anniversary retrospective, published in 1994, contains a history of a magazine, its most memorable articles, and more than a thousand...

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The Betty Page 3-D Picture Book
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Ray Zone, Zone, Ray, Near Fine (mild spine creases), Los Angeles, The 3-D Zone, 1989, 1st, 0925300012, 10.25 inches, 7.75 inches, 32 pages, color, Softcover, color wraps, English

3-D King Ray Zone published this collection of long-lost 3-D cheesecake photos of Betty Page. They were shot during the 1950s 3-D boom and forgotten. Get an...

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The Betty Pages #5
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Fine, Pure Imagination, New York, 1989, 1st, 8.5 inches, 5.5 inches, 80 pages, Over 100 black & white photos and 15 color, Color wraps, Softcover, English

"Special Jungle Girls Issue." Jungle Betty. Earl McPherson. Irish McCalla. Camera Clubs.

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The Betty Pages #2
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Very Fine, Pure Imagination Publishing, New York, 1988, 1st, 7.5 inches, 5.4 inches, 64 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

Bill Wray cover; Bill Ward on Bettie Page; a Harrison magazine update and checklist continued from Issue #1; black & white photos of Bettie; Greg...

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Olivia De Berardinis, De Berardinis, Olivia, Near Fine (light spine wear, light thumb dents to covers), Robert Bane Editions, Los Angeles, 1992, 1st, 8 inches, 6 inches, 36 pages, 38 color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

An illustrated catalog of Olivia's prints, published by the Los Angeles Gallery that represented her.

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Olivia De Berardinis, De Berardinis, Olivia, Fine, Robert Bane Editions, Los Angeles, 1990, 1st, 11 inches, 8.325 inches, 20 pages, 40 color illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

A slick illustrated catalog of Olivia's prints, published by the Los Angeles Gallery that represented her. Each of the 37 prints inside has a spot gloss...

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Olivia De Berardinis, De Berardinis, Olivia, Inscribed by the artist, Near Fine (slight browning to edges, light rubbing to covers), Tamara Bane Gallery, Los Angeles, 1987, 1st, 11 inches, 8.5 inches, 32 pages, 36 color illustrations, Softcover, French wraps, English

Inscribed "To Marc" by Olivia. A fully illustrated catalog for a 1987 exhibition of Olivia's paintings. A separate tri-fold price list is included.

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The Betty Pages #1
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Very Fine, Pure Imagination Publishing, New York, 1990, 2nd, 7.5 inches, 5.4 inches, 56 pages, black & white illustrations, Softcover, color wraps, English

The second printing (with a full color cover) after the first printing quickly sold out. Published during the Bettie Page craze born out of Dave Stevens'...

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The Betty Pages #3
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Very Fine, Pure Imagination Publishing, New York, 1988, 1st, 7.5 inches, 5.4 inches, 64 pages, black & white with 2 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, English

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The Betty Pages #4
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Very Fine, Pure Imagination Publishing, New York, 1989, 1st, 7.5 inches, 5.4 inches, 76 pages, black & white with 4 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, English

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The Betty Pages #6
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Very Fine, Pure Imagination Publishing, New York, 1991, 1st, 7.5 inches, 5.4 inches, 76 pages, black & white with 4 pages in color, Softcover, color wraps, English

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