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Adult Porn Magazines Distributed In The United States

1940-1999 The following is a list of porn magazines available in the United States from the Post War era till the end of the golden age of porn (1940-1999). This is a work in progress and not meant to be a definitive list. Over time we hope to have the titles of all...

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The 5 Rules to Follow When Valuing Adult Magazines

What Are the Most Common Mistakes When Valuing Your Porn Collection? It seems as if every day someone stops by our New York City bookstore asking the same question: Where can they find an Adult Magazine Price Guide? Unfortunately no such thing exists. As I have...

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Unique Insight Into The Sexual Communities Of The Past

A Look At Sexual Fetishes From The Past If You Think Kink is Just a New Phenomenon, Yo​​u're In For A Surprise! One of the coolest things about working in a bookstore that specializes in sexual literature is that from time-to-time you run across historical items that...

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Times Square 429

Everything you ever wanted to know about the Vintage Porn Industry & The Big Apple The number fourhundredtwentynine represents the number of sex related businesses, porn shops, strip clubs, massages parlors, adult book stores, peep shows and other affiliated...

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What You Need To Know About Pinup Nude Photos!

4” x 5” Photos of Naked Women Were The First Type of Serialized Pornography in the USA! During the 1950's one of the most prominent forms of porn in the United States were 4”x 5” inch pinup nude photographs of women. Though they actually showed little in the form of...

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Andy Warhol & The Golden Age Of Porn

Are Porn Films Works of Fine Art Or Just Smut? Warhol's 1969 Blue Movie & The Reshaping Of American Adult Cinema The last person that comes to mind when you think of the founders of the Golden Age of Porn is the artist Andy Warhol. After all he's best known for gay...

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Who is the Most Promiscuous Man in History?

Who had the most sexual partners in history? The Incredible Mr Joe One of the perks of working at a bookstore that deals in adult material is that from time-to-time, you get to see unique collections of adult art that truly take your breath away. One such collection...

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How To Identify Adult Porn Magazines

One of the questions I seem to get all of the time is why is it so hard to identify adult magazines from various publishers? As most collectors of hardcore pornographic magazines will know, most titles don't have any publisher information, dates, index or models...

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How To Distinguish Between A Lithograph and Photograph

LITHO VS. PHOTO What is the difference between a lithograph and a photograph? I get emails asking this question all of the time. It's an important question because it makes all of the difference when valuing a paper image. Typically a lithograph is near worthless...

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