|Throne by Stuart Parkinson|
| Who wouldn't want to play a D&D Module with that cover? |
Jack Gaughan (1965) | via
...specifically this one!
OK I'm stretching the link a bit, the lighting effects aren't quite so dramatic, but come on, there are some minor colour and composition coincidences aren't there? No. Just me then. Jack Gaughan's work on the copyright infringing first US editions of LoTR for Ace Books make me wish that Hanna-Barbera had made a cartoon of Lord of the Rings around 1966, a la Herculoids or Mightor. Hmm.. S03 E08: The Giant Cyclops Ghost of Mordor. S03 E12: Beyond the Cyclops Throne.