The Ribos Operation

The Doctor and his new companion Romana are sent on a quest to find the Key to Time

Their first port of call is an snow bound medieval planet where a confidence trickster named Garron is trying to sell the planet to a dangerous exiled general.

Story background: 1978, written by Robert Holmes, produced by Graham Williams. Notable for: Mary Tamm becomes companion number 19 - a Time Lady from Gallifrey, more qualified than the Doctor himself. The Black Guardian, portrayed by infamous ‘Man in Black’ Valentine Dyal, is introduced and would return to menace Peter Davisons Doctor.

Illustration: 1994 Daryl Joyce. Gouache. 40cm x 20cm

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