CLOAK OF AESIR. John W. Campbell, Jr.

CLOAK OF AESIR. [Chicago]: Shasta Publishers, [1952]. Octavo, cloth. First edition. Boldly signed on the front free endpaper by Campbell. A collection of stories first published in ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION under Campbell's "Don A. Stuart" pseudonym. "These short stories are much better than the author's novel-length space operas, and constitute a fascinating body of work." - Anatomy of Wonder (1995) 2-13. "The Machine" is an early AI story. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, Additions. A bright very good or better copy in good dust jacket with wear at spine ends and corners and some dust soiling to rear panel. (#157623).

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