Playboy Magazine August 1974 vol.21, no.8
August 1974, Playboy cover image.
Weight ≈ 435g
Cover Lynnda Kimball photographed by Bill Arsenault Playmate imageJean Manson
Playmate
Not Just Another Pretty Body
halfway up the hollywood ladder, playmate jean manson reflects upon the lower rungs
Jean Manson photographed by Dwight Hooker
Interview
Erich von Daniken interviewed by Timothy Ferris with photography by Ben Martin
a candid conversation with that publicist for ancient astronauts the best-selling author of the cult classic "chariots of the gods?"
Pictorials
Brown Sugar photographed by Dennis Scott
is the rolling stones' sweetly sensuous name for rock singer claudia lennear
Instant Warhol by Andy Warhol
pop art's fair-haired boy puts some of his favorite people on polaroid
including Patti D'Arbanville, Dominique Darel and Dalila Di'Lazzaro
Here Comes the Bride photographed by Richard Fegley
being a romantic fantasy about a wedding night to remember
Articles and Features Playbill
Dear Playboy
Playboy After Hours - a guy's guide to what's hip and what's happening
The Playboy AdvisorThe Playboy Forum - a continuing dialogue on contemporary issues between playboy and its readers
V
enus Or The Virgin? (fiction) by Sean O'Faolain
The Atmosphere People (article) by William Murray
The Joy Of Sox (attire) by Robert L. Green with photography by Don Azuma
Band (article) by Laurence Gonzales
Cat's Meow (modern living)
Coward's Almanac (humor) by Marvin Kitman
It Came To Pass (fiction) by Chris Dickey
Playboy's Party Jokes (humor) with LeRoy Neiman's Femlin
Down And Out And Female (article) by James McKinley
Ffurther Alphabetical Sex (humor) by Michael Ffolkes
Down The Hatch, Amigo! (drink) by Thomas Mario
The Hard Hearts (article)
The Conquest Of The Washington Monument (fiction) by Stan Dryer
The Tale Of The Two Ganders (ribald classic), illustrated by Brad Holland
Playboy's Pro Football Preview (sports) by Anson Mount
Thoreau Never Mentioned The Damn Bugs! (humor) by Jim Hougan
On The Scene (personalities) - Susan Rennie & Kirsten Grimstad, Steve Williams, Kinky Friedman & The Texas Jewboys
Playboy Potpourri - people, places, objects and events of interest or amusement
 
Jean Manson appears in a pictorial in the September 1977 issue
Lynnda Kimball is the January 1975 Playmate.
198 pages of period adverts, pin ups and articles with lots of quality photographs and illustrations.