978-3-8228-2613-3 / 9783822826133

Hugh Hefner's Playboy, 6 Volumes (Collectors)


Publisher:TASCHEN America Llc



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Girls, gags, and great writing: the life and times of Hugh Hefner

Hugh M. Hefner
presents an illustrated autobiography with chronological highlights from Playboy magazines first 25 years. Seven hundred pages chart his life and careerfrom cartoon-drawing childhood to astonishing success with Playboyin the most revealing and intimate portrait of Hefner ever.

Limited Edition of 1,500 numbered copies, signed by Hugh Hefner, packaged in a Plexiglas box. Each boxed set includes a 5x5cm piece of Hef's legendary silk pajamas, worn by the great man himself.

This sumptuous six-volume anthology celebrates the decadence, sophistication and wit of the original mens magazine and its legendary founder, Hugh Hefner. Playboy defined adult publishing and liberated a generation of American men. Hugh Hefners Playboy highlights the extraordinary years from 1953 to 1979. Each volume includes a selection of each era's spiciest Centerfolds as well as seminal works by literary icons Gore Vidal, Norman Mailer, Jack Kerouac and Ray Bradbury. There is also a wealth of never-before-seen ephemera from Hefners personal scrapbooks and archives, original artwork, cartoons and correspondence, and 700 pages of autobiographical text about his youth, military service, early career as a cartoonist, numerous girlfriends and eventual success with Playboy. Lavishly illustrated, with a huge selection of personal photosmany previously unseenincluding behind-the-scenes shots from the Playboy Mansion, Playboy Clubs, and the Big Bunny jet, this is the definitive history of Playboy and its founder.

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