DIVIDE AND RULE. Reading, Pennsylvania: Fantasy Press, 1948. Octavo, cloth. First edition. One of 500 numbered copies signed by de Camp. This copy is inscribed to Remsen Ten Eyck Schenck Collects two short novels, "Divide and Rule" (UNKNOWN, April-May 1939) and "The Stolen Dormouse" (ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION, April-May 1941). "The Stolen Dormouse" is set in a "future dystopia -- feudalism based on corporations." - Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 221. Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-132. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 3-101. Schenck's bookplate affixed to the front paste-down. Endpapers just a bit tanned, a fine copy in very good dust jacket with some rubbing to blue background ink on front panel and dust soiling to rear panel. (#149092).
First edition so stated on copyright page.