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image of Rineke Dijkstra: a retrospective

Rineke Dijkstra: a retrospective

by Dijkstra, Rineke

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Published
2012
ISBN
9780892074242
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£108.75

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New York: Guggenheim/SFMOMA, 2012. Hardcover. 258p., 9x11.75 inches, portraits of mostly teens and children, clothed, near-fine first edition exhibition catalogue in white pictorial boards.
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image of Bel Ami: photos of Johan

Bel Ami: photos of Johan

by Bel Ami

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1997
ISBN
9783861870906
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£18.13

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Berlin: Bruno Gmünder Verlag, 1997. Hardcover. unpaginated, 6.25x7.75 inches, explicit color nude photos, very good first edition in pictorial boards. Edition Euros 8.
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image of Physique Pictorial vol. 8, #4, Winter 1958 [released March 1959 stated inside]

Physique Pictorial vol. 8, #4, Winter 1958 [released March 1959 stated inside]

by Mizer, Bob, editor & photographer, Tom of Finland, Etienne aka Dom Orejudos, Spartan, Domenique aka Lon of NY, Bill Mac Lane, Santiago et al.

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Published
1958
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£32.63

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Los Angeles: Athletic Model Guild, 1958. Magazine. 32p. including covers, 5.5x8.5 inches, illustrated with b&w reproductions of artworks and photos by various artists, toning to spine else a very good digest-size magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. The issue was delayed. John Tristram cover. Tom of Finland Biker Boys and scene from AMG's film "Boys in Prison" Bob Mizer… Read more
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image of Physique Pictorial vol. 6, #1, Spring 1956: Phil Granuchi

Physique Pictorial vol. 6, #1, Spring 1956: Phil Granuchi

by Mizer, Bob, editor & photographer, Art-Bob, Domenique aka Lon of New York, Jean Boullet, Spartan, et al.

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Published
1956
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£32.63

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Los Angeles: Athletic Model Guild, 1956. Magazine. 32p. including covers, 5.25x8.25 inches, illustrated with b&w physique photos and art, very good digest-size magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. Phil Granuchi cover pose, art by Bill Mac Lane, Art-Bob, Lon of New York. Bob Mizer was the editor, publisher and primary photographer of the digest men's magazine. If one looks very… Read more
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image of Physique Pictorial vol. 6, #2, Summer 1956: In Memorium; Leonard Chambers

Physique Pictorial vol. 6, #2, Summer 1956: In Memorium; Leonard Chambers

by Mizer, Bob, editor & photographer, Leonard Chambers, Art Lewis, Etienne aka Dom Orejudo, Art-Bob, Bill Mac Lane, Lloyd Steele, John Paington, et al.

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Published
1956
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Los Angeles: Athletic Model Guild, 1956. Magazine. 32p. including covers, 5.25x8.25 inches, illustrated with b&w physique photos and art, very good digest-size magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. Chambers cover pose by Mizer (as AMG) who was shot and killed by two off-duty policemen while he was handcuffed. Art by Bill Mac Lane and others. Bob Mizer was the editor,… Read more
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image of Physique Pictorial vol. 8, #1, Spring 1958

Physique Pictorial vol. 8, #1, Spring 1958

by Mizer, Bob, editor & photographer, Tom of Finland, Etienne aka Dom Orejudos, Spartacus, Art Bob, et al.

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Published
1958
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£25.38

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Los Angeles: Athletic Model Guild, 1958. Magazine. 32p. including covers, 5.5x8.5 inches, illustrated with b&w reproductions of artworks and photos by various artists, heavy toning along front cover edge else a very good digest-size magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. Bob Mizer was the editor, publisher and primary photographer of the digest men's magazine. If one looks very closely between… Read more
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image of Physique Pictorial vol. 8, #1, Spring 1958

Physique Pictorial vol. 8, #1, Spring 1958

by Mizer, Bob, editor & photographer, Tom of Finland, Etienne aka Dom Orejudos, Spartacus, Art Bob, et al.

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Published
1958
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Los Angeles: Athletic Model Guild, 1958. Magazine. 32p. including covers, 5.5x8.5 inches, illustrated with b&w reproductions of artworks and photos by various artists, very good digest-size magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. Bob Mizer was the editor, publisher and primary photographer of the digest men's magazine. If one looks very closely between and below the b&w photos of bodybuilders in… Read more
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image of Physique Pictorial vol. 8, #2, Summer 1958

Physique Pictorial vol. 8, #2, Summer 1958

by Mizer, Bob, editor & photographer, Quaintance, Bill Mac Lane, Tristrano, Spartacus, Art Bob, et al.

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Published
1958
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£29.00

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Los Angeles: Athletic Model Guild, 1958. Magazine. 32p. including covers, 5.5x8.5 inches, illustrated with b&w reproductions of artworks and photos by various artists, mild toning to edges of the magazine else a very good digest-size magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. Especially interesting issue which offers stuills from AMG films like "Aladdin"Kismet" "Street Fight" etc. Bob Mizer was the editor,… Read more
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image of Physique Pictorial vol. 9, #2, Summer [released September] 1959: Steve Reeves cover

Physique Pictorial vol. 9, #2, Summer [released September] 1959: Steve Reeves cover

by Mizer, Bob, editor & photographer, Spartacus, Etienne, Steve Reeves, et al.

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Published
1959
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£21.75

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Los Angeles: Athletic Model Guild, 1959. Magazine. 32p. including covers, 5.5x8.5 inches, illustrated with b&w reproductions of artworks and photos by various artists, toning, brittle covers, rusty staples, wear else fair digest-size magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. Cover of Steve Reeves as Hercules. Notice inside that issue numbers 8:4 and 9:1 were incorrectly numbered on inside as 8:8 and… Read more
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image of Physique Pictorial vol. 9, #1, [inside states #9, Spring [released July] 1959: Spartacus cover

Physique Pictorial vol. 9, #1, [inside states #9, Spring [released July] 1959: Spartacus cover

by Mizer, Bob, editor & photographer, Spartacus, Bruce of Los Angeles, Kris, Tom of Finland, et al.

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Published
1959
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Los Angeles: Athletic Model Guild, 1959. Magazine. 32p. including covers, 5.5x8.5 inches, illustrated with b&w reproductions of artworks and photos by various artists, very good digest-size magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. Two pages of Tom of Finland and cover and centerfold by Spartacus, cover numbered Vol. IX no 1 which is correct. Bob Mizer was the editor, publisher… Read more
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image of Physique Pictorial vol. 5, #2, Summer 1955

Physique Pictorial vol. 5, #2, Summer 1955

by Quaintance, Bill Mac Lane, Art-Bob, et al.

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Published
1955
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Los Angeles: Physique Pictorial/Athletic Model Guild, 1955. Magazine. 32p. including covers, 5.25x8.25 inches, illustrated with b&w physique photos and art, very good digest-size magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. Mostly AMG models.
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image of Dtermination Man: 16 month 1991 wall calendar

Dtermination Man: 16 month 1991 wall calendar

by Kal, photography

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1990
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£14.50

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Corte Madera: Portal Pub, 1990. Calendar. [28p] includes covers, 11x14 inches, 16 month wall calendar illustrated with Kal's b&w semi-nude physique photos, lightly-worn in stapled pictorial wraps.
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image of Clifford Baker, Soho Gallery calendar 1994

Clifford Baker, Soho Gallery calendar 1994

by Baker, Cliffor

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1993
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£18.13

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San Francisco: Soho Design, 1993. [28p] includes covers, 8.5x11 inches, b&w photos of male nudes, 13 month calendar in slightly-edgeworn stapled white glossy pictorial wraps.
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Michelangelo

by Michelangelo, Claudio Gamba, preface by Eugenio Battista

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2005
ISBN
9780847826780
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£10.88

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New York: Rizzoli, 2005. Paperback. 191p., preface, essay and bio, appendix, chronology. geographical locations, writings, concise bibliography, profusely illustrated with color plates, fine first edition trade paperback in Frenchfold pictorial green wraps. Art Classics series.
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image of Physique Pictorial vol. 7, #2, Summer 1957

Physique Pictorial vol. 7, #2, Summer 1957

by Mizer, Bob, editor & photographer, Art Bob, Quaintance, et al.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1957
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£32.63

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Los Angeles: Athletic Model Guild, 1957. Magazine. 32p. including covers, 5.5x8.5 inches, illustrated with b&w reproductions of artworks and photos by various artists, very good digest-size magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. Bob Mizer was the editor, publisher and primary photographer of the digest men's magazine. If one looks very closely between and below the b&w photos of bodybuilders in… Read more
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image of Physique Pictorial vol. 7, #3, Fall 1957

Physique Pictorial vol. 7, #3, Fall 1957

by Art-Bob, Quaintance, et al.

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Published
1957
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Los Angeles: Athletic Model Guild, 1957. Magazine. 32p. including covers, 5.5x8.5 inches, illustrated with b&w reproductions of artworks and photos by various artists, heavy silverfishing at spinefold else fair digest-size magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. Quaintance interior art and both covers.
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image of Male Desire: the homoerotic in American art

Male Desire: the homoerotic in American art

by Weinberg, Jonathan

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2004
ISBN
9780810958944
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£18.13

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New York: Harry N. Abrams, 2004. Hardcover. 207p., 9x11 inches, introduction, epilogue, index, b&w and color plates, various artists, very good first edition in pictorial boards and unclipped, lightly-worn dj with short closed tears. Usual supects including Cadmus, Eakins, Lynes, Haring et al.
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image of Man Made: Thomas Eakins and the construction of Gilded Age manhood

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 2000. Hardcover. xv, 167p., introduction, notes, bibliography, index, illustrated with b&w and color plate reproductions of Eakins works, previous owner pasted trade paperback covers to endpapers (quite neatly) otherwise good first edition in green cloth boards and gilt. Men and Masculinity Series #6, Michael Kimmel, editor.
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image of Phallic contest adapted after scroll by Jichosai by P. P. Kress 6/29/83 [captioned erotic pencil drawing]

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unknown city: Self-published by the author, 1983. 10x8 inch original pencil drawing, graphite with light red tint on edgeworn heavy stock. The drawing depicts two young men engaged in a battle using their own giant phalluses as swords. Signed as P. P. Kress dated 6/29/83, with his caption also in pencil: "Phallic Contest
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image of Leaves of life (first series) fifty drawings from the model

Leaves of life (first series) fifty drawings from the model

by Ferlighetti, Lawrence, introduction by Mendes Monsanto

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Published
1983
ISBN
9780872861541
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£54.38

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San Francisco: City Lights Books, 1983. Paperback. [iii] [100p] 8x11 inches, monograph of 50 b&w drawings by the poet, personal inscription signed by the artist/poet, very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps.
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