WAR OF THE WING-MEN. New York: Ace Books, Inc., . Small octavo, pictorial wrappers. First separate edition. Ace Books G634. First in Anderson's future history series "about the adventures of the crafty interstellar merchant Nicholas van Rijn of the Polesotechnic League, a prophet of free enterprise to the stars. A nicely detailed space war yarn." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), p. 409. The novel first appeared in ASTOUNDING SCIENCE FICTION (February-April 1958) as "The Man Who Counts." Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-29. Survey of Science Fiction Literature, V, pp. 2411-5. A bright, near fine copy. (#88583).