STATTEN, Vargo [FEARN, John Russell]. Black Wing of Mars. London: Scion, Ltd., 1953.
Paperback 8vo., publisher's wraps with famous design by Rix (John Richards); pp. 128; creased and a little rippled along spine with some rubbing to lower edge of rear cover; previous bookshop stamp of Collector’s Shop in Market Street, Kettering, to upper cover and title; reader's security form ("Cut this out and give it to your Newsagent") intact but filled in by previous owner; internally toned as ever, but clean.
First edition of this scarce title. A still-living specimen of giant Martian moth threatens destruction on planet earth.
Aside from a microform in the Bodleian, no copy located in any major UK library.