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    The Big Book, Inscribed and Signed by Bill Wilson

    [Alcoholics Anonymous]. [Bill Wilson]. Alcoholics Anonymous. New York: Works Publishing Inc., [1950].

    Thirteenth printing. Inscribed and signed by Wilson in 1951 to Al McGrath on the front free endpaper. Octavo. 400 pages.

    Publisher's full blue cloth with gilt spine titles and front board titled in blind. In original dust jacket printed in white, black, red and yellow. Housed in a full blue cloth clamshell case with black leather labels titled in gilt. Minor wear to extremities and one small spot at the spine. Slightly skewed. Minor edge wear to jacket. Creasing to front dust jacket flap. Light rubbing to panels. Some short clear tape repairs to the verso of the jacket at the ends of the spine and flap folds. A very good copy.

    Wilson inscribes this copy, "To Al McGrath: / My greetings and / best wishes! / Ever Yours / Bill Wilson / NY / Dec 28/51."

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