Saturday, October 25, 2008

The Pin-Up: A Modest History - By Mark Gabor (1972) (Rare 1st Edition)

Here's a rare book for pin-up fans/collectors that is now available for direct sale.

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The Pin-Up: A Modest History
By Mark Gabor
New York: Universe Books, 1972
First Edition, Hard Cover, Folio, 270 pages, Index, Bibliography
ISBN 0-87663-163-4
Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 73-189116

Gold title-embossed black hard cover, complete with dust jacket and inside cover plate featuring Marilyn Munroe's "Golden Dreams" 1951 nude pin-up


Publisher information
List of Colour Plates (1) (2)

Excellent condition
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MEN ONLY - Volume 43 #4 - April 1978 - Sci-Fi, Sorcery & Sex Issue Featuring Arthur C. Clarke Interview

This is an interesting late 1970s magazine with some sexy and other-worldly things to look at and read.

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Vol 43, #4
April 1978
(UK Men's Magazine)

Publisher: Paul Raymond Publications Ltd, London, UK

Now available for auction on Ebay (SOLD)

The Other World Special
Hi-Fi, Sci Fi, Swords and Sorcery plus Ladies who are Out of This World

Content Highlights (Extensive image gallery of selected page scans)

* Arthur C. Clarke Interview (By David S. Garnett)
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* Sci-Fi Art (First Word: Design) - Focus on Christopher Foss
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* Sci-Fi & Fantasy Fiction:

- "The Jerk" By Michael Walsh, Illustration by Michael Kanarek

- "XES and the Honest Folks" By Phillip S. Jennings, Illustration by Chris Achilleos

- "Raped by Aliens" By John Marks, Illustration by Chris Foss

* "Swordsmen & Slavegirls" (Sword & Sorcery fiction article, by Hugo A. Ward, Illustration by Dave Roe)

* "Long-Standing Phalluses" (Examining the visual pun, by Paul Hammond & Patrick Hughes)
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VG+ condition (slight wear)


Collectables Corner

GALLERY - October 1975 - Featuring Roger Daltrey (The Who) Interview

Here's another classic men's magazine that, among many other enticing features, includes a rare interview with The Who's Roger Daltrey.

October 1975
Vol 3 #9
(US Men's Magazine)
Publisher: Montcalm Publishing Corp, New York City

Available for Direct Sale - email for details.

Content Highlights (Extensive image gallery:


* Roger Daltrey (The Who) Interview (By Fred Robbins)

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* "The Guns of Dallas" (John F. Kennedy Assassination & Warren Commission) (By L. Fletcher Prouty).

* "Sex In The Afternoon: Being a True Memoir of a Swedish Pornographer" (By Graham Masterton)

* Monty Python's Flying Circus - "Matching Tie & Handkerchief" (album review)

* "Nashville" (Movie review)

VG+ condition