ROGUE QUEEN. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1951. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Part of de Camp's "Viagens Interplanetarias" series. "Human explorers bring about a revolution on another planet: the matriarchal alien hive-dwellers learn the virtues of democracy. Adventure with touches of satire, told in the its author's customary light manner." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition, p. 310. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-136. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 240. Survey of Science Fiction Literature IV, pp. 1827-31. Small Temple University "Science Fiction & Fantasy Collection" bookplate with "withdrawn" stamp affixed to front paste-down. A fine copy in bright, very good or somewhat better dust jacket with light wear at edges. (#140821).
First edition so stated on copyright page.