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    [Bill Wilson]. Alcoholics Anonymous. New York: 1955. Second edition, presentation copy.


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    [Bill Wilson]. Alcoholics Anonymous. New York: Alcoholics Anonymous Publishing, Inc., 1955. Second Edition, New and Revised, presentation copy, inscribed by Wilson on the front free endpaper: "Dear Thornton / Please have this / Christmas remembrance / of your friendship / and of your devotion / to AA's Grapevine - / Ever Yours / Bill / BTT / Xmas 55". Octavo. [xxxii], 1-575, [1, colophon] pages. Publisher's full blue cloth, front board lettered in blind, spine lettered in gilt. Spine sunned, gilt lettering faded, one spot of wear and some soiling to spine, some rubbing to boards, edges of binding somewhat worn, corners bumped, minor offsetting and foxing to endleaves, gutter facing title-page cracked, upper corners of text leaves a bit bumped, some soiling to edge of text block. Previous owner's short pencil note on rear pastedown. Still, a good copy.



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