Hugh Hefner is a hero and a role model who built a massive empire on his own wit and passion for life… not to mention passion for gorgeous girls. But anyone who actually does read Playboy for the articles knows that there’s so much more to it than that. Hef really created something unique, sophisticated and inspiring with Playboy magazine. Take a look back at how it all started in Hugh Hefner’s Playboy, 6 Volumes, which highlights the first 25 years of the original men’s magazine as told by the man who started it all. This 6 volume anthology includes 25 years of centerfolds and covers, not to mention amazing articles written by Gore Vidal, Norman Mailer and Jack Kerouac as well as important interviews with John Lennon, Martin Luther King and Roman Polanski. The books also contains original artwork, unseen photos and 700 pages of autobiographical text about Hef’s younger days, military service, early career as a cartoonist and details about his many many girlfriends. The collection is limited to 1500 sets, each numbered and signed by the man himself.