Outlaw Queen Of Venus

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Fantastic Adventures, pulp cover, February 1944
Fantastic Adventures Magazine February 1944
Fantastic Adventures, February 1944
Fantastic Adventures 1944-02 0008-9
Fantastic Adventures 1944-02 0009
Fantastic Adventures 1944-02 0037
Fantastic Adventures 1944-02 0092
Fantastic Adventures 1944-02 0120-121
Fantastic Adventures 1944-02 0128-129
Fantastic Adventures 1944-02 0142
Fantastic Adventures 1944-02 0176
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Fantastic Adventures 1944-02 0178-179
Fantastic Adventures 1944-02 0212 bc

There are notable differences between this original painting and the printed cover — the science fiction elements have been added on the published version. Ziff-Davis often added such elements, changing one aspect or another of a painting in production in the printing stage, and most likely they added the wings to the horse, changed the hat to helmet with horns, etc., in the production stage.
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2 thoughts on “Outlaw Queen Of Venus”

    1. From the contents page of this issue:

      “Front cover painting by Rod Ruth, illustrating a scene from “Outlaw Queen of Venus.” Back cover painting by James B. Settles, illustrating a scene from “Appointment with the Past.” Illustrations by Julian S. Krupa; Virgil Finlay; H, W. McCauley; J. Allen St. John; Robert Fuqua; Magarian; Rod Ruth.”

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