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Two unforgettable images from my childhood: The Hammer-Heads illustrated by Greg Hildebrandt for The Wizard of Oz (left) and the Anthropophagi illustrated by Dennis Nolan for The Sword in the Stone (right).

Cover art by Alan Lee for a 1977 edition of The Sword in the Stone by T. H. White. Scanned from Fantasy Art Masters by Dick Jude, which also includes a pencil study for this cover surrounded by the artist’s strange doodles.

Cover art by Alan Lee for a 1977 edition of The Sword in the Stone by T. H. White. Scanned from Fantasy Art Masters by Dick Jude, which also includes a pencil study for this cover surrounded by the artist’s strange doodles.

Illustrations by Dennis Nolan, scanned from my treasured childhood copy of The Sword in the Stone.

The stuff of childhood nightmares: Madame Mim and the Wicked Witch of the West, by Dennis Nolan and Greg Hildebrandt respectively.

Two unforgettable images from my childhood: The Hammer-Heads illustrated by Greg Hildebrandt for The Wizard of Oz (left) and the Anthropophagi illustrated by Dennis Nolan for The Sword in the Stone (right).