For decades, James Bama’s famous rendition of Doc Savage and incredible illustrations have graced pulp book covers, making him the reigning paperback illustrator during the 1960’s and 1970’s – but his work for Aurora Model Kits on their Monster Model Kit line hold a special, monstrous place in my heart.


The last image of Mr. Hyde was not an Aurora Model kit but it was just too damn cool to leave out!


Presented below are his original paintings and as they appeared in final form on the box or cover. Click the thumbnail below for larger viewing.