Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1964. Albert Orbaan. First Edition. Boards. 8vo, gray textured boards with yellow & white lettering on spine, Mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) depicting a space ship orbiting the moon by Albert Orbaan, who has numerous B&W drawings in-text, red-purple endpapers depicting an astronaut, 192 pages. Very Fine / Very Fine. Item #3542
EXCEPTIONAL ILLUSTRATED COPY in a brilliant pictorial jacket painted by Albert Orbaan.
Donald Wollheim aka "David Grinnell" (1914 – 1990) was an American science fiction & fantasy editor of major SF "World's Best" series, publisher of fanzines, and writer. His MIKE MARS series ran to eight volumes of which AROUND THE MOON (1964) was the last. Also, in 1964, he won a Hugo Award for his many contributions to SF.