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: 27077
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 has completely rubbed off. Cancel copyright sticker affixed to the verso of the title page. There are several light smudge marks on the bottom edge of the front endsheet. The pages are mildly browned. No paper dust jacket.
Number 841 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.