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    A Marilyn Monroe-Related First Issue of 'Playboy' Magazine, 1953. The famous 'Volume 1, Number 1' from December 1953 showing MM on the cover as well on pages 17 to 19 -- the issue that catapulted Hef into worldwide fame and notoriety which is still not subsiding, sixty years later. The copy shows some age toning, but is nice and flat with only minor edgewear. Interior pages are quite nice, off-white to white, and the Marilyn poster is in Very Fine/Near Mint condition. On the cover, there's a half-inch spine split at the very bottom, and a taped tear on page 3; otherwise, this would be grade a solid VG+. Condition: GD/VG. 11" x 8 1/2"


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    Auction Dates
    April, 2014
    26th-27th Saturday-Sunday
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    And Good Golly! What an amazing catalog for Stallone The Auction! This looks like something from the likes of Donald Trump -- huge, terrific, First Class, amazing, better than exceptional.
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