The Twentieth Anniversary Playboy Cartoon Album.
Edited by Hugh M. Hefner.New York: Playboy Press, 1974 Stock Code: 141796
NotesFirst edition, first printing, in the deluxe sheep binding; Hugh Hefner's own copy of this Playboy anthology which he edited and for which he contributed the introduction, with his posthumous bookplate to the front pastedown. A trade edition in cloth and jacket was also issued. Following the death of Hefner in 2017, his library was sold with proceeds going to the Hugh M. Hefner Foundation, dedicated to promoting and preserving individual liberty, with a focus on sexual freedom and drug decriminalization.
Quarto. Original deluxe brown sheep, spine lettered in gilt, gilt Playboy Bunny device to front cover, marbled endpapers.
Light rubbing at extremities, else near-fine.
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