AFTER THINGS FELL APART. New York: Ace Publishing Corporation, . Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First edition. Ace Books 00950. "A detective pursues a gang of feminist assassins through the eccentric subcultures of a balkanized future United States. The best of the author's many humorous SF novels, with a genuine satirical element to add to the usual slapstick" - Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-456. A paperback original issued as part of the highly regarded Ace "Specials" series. Edgar Award winner for best paperback original, 1971. Reginald 06159. Tiny, faint spot to front panel, faint tide mark to lower edge of rear cover, a bright, very good or better, unread copy. (#158014).