by Armand Vaquer
The cover for Famous Monsters of Filmland #253 containing my ad for The Monster Movie Fan's Guide To Japan will look like this (unless they decide to do some tweaking here and there):
As you can see, it is a beautiful painted cover depicting Bela Lugosi as the "Sayer of the Law" in Paramount Pictures's Island of Lost Souls (1932), which is a version of the H. G. Wells novel, The Island of Dr. Moreau that was first published in 1896.
In case you haven't seen it, here's my ad:
Speaking of Island of Lost Souls, when will it be put out on DVD? This movie cries out for a DVD release!
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