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    The Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous, Warmly Inscribed by Bill Wilson

    [Alcoholics Anonymous]. Alcoholics Anonymous. The Story of How Many Thousands of Men and women Have Recovered from Alcoholism. New and Revised Edition. New York: Alcoholics Anonymous Publishing, Inc., 1955. Second edition, first printing (with "realy" on page xx, and "6000" on page 16). Presentation copy, inscribed by Alcoholics Anonymous co-founder Bill Wilson on the front free endpaper: "To Guy C-/In grateful remembrance/of your friendship and/of your devotion to our/well loved cause-/Evermore Yours/Bill Wilson/BH/8/7/55". Octavo. [xxxii], 575, [1, colophon] pages. Publisher's original full blue cloth, front cover lettered in blind, spine lettered in gilt, original dust jacket. Jacket spine sunned, jacket worn and chipped with several tears and scuffs, some rubbing and light soiling to binding, some offsetting to endleaves, minor soiling to edges of text block. Still, a very good copy in the rare jacket, made even rarer with Wilson's inscription.



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