The Black Wheel
Merritt, A. , Hannes Bok(illus.)
Place Published: New York
Publisher: New Collectors' Group
Date Published: 1947
Edition: First edition, limited
Book Id: 27075
115pp. Quarto [29 cm] Black cloth covered boards with a large gilt stamped title on the front cover. Very good condition. The edges of the covers are bumped. The gilt stamped title on the front cover is very heavily rubbed. There are multiple tiny stains on the top and fore edge of the text block. Cancel copyright sticker affixed to the verso of the title page. The pages are mildly browned. No paper dust jacket.
Number 46 of 1000 copies. L. W. Currey states that this fantasy by Merritt was completed by Hannes Bok. State A. Illustrated by Hannes Bok. He painted close to 150 covers for numerous science fiction, fantasy, and detective fiction magazines, as well as contributing hundreds of black and white interior illustrations.