Sam Peffer, who provided the artwork for many Pan paperback editions of the James Bond novels, has recently died at the age of 92.
He created pulp fiction style covers for the novels after taking over the job in 1957, although moved to film posters after the work for paperback covers dried up.
You can read more about his life on Bond Memes and MI6.
Free monthly newsletter
Get the latest on Bond 26 and other James Bond news by email.
No thanks, I'm not interested in news about 007