BIKEY THE SKICYCLE & OTHER TALES OF JIMMIEBOY ..
1902 · New York
by Bangs, John Kendrick
New York: Riggs Publishing Company, 1902. Octavo, pp. [3-10] 11-321 [322: blank] [note: text complete despite gap in pagination], eight inserted plates with illustrations (one in color) by Peter Newell, title page printed in orange and black, original pictorial blue cloth, front panel stamped in white and gold, spine panel stamped in white, top edge stained blue, other edges untrimmed. First edition. Twelve Jimmieboy stories including the title fantasy of a bicycle ride to Saturn whose rings are a favorite of cyclists from many planets. Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p. 26. Bleiler, Science-Fiction: The Early Years 116. Locke, A Spectrum of Fantasy, p. 27. Locke, Voyages in Space 33. Bleiler (1978), p. 14. Reginald 00826. BAL 757. Several leaves roughly opened, a bright, nearly fine copy. (#5781) (Inventory #: 5781)