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Alcoholics Anonymous 1st Ed 5th Print Original Dust Jacket  

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Alcoholics Anonymous: The Story of How More Than Ten Thousand Men and Women Have Recovered from Alcoholism

[Wilson, William (Bill W.)]

New York

Works Publishing Co.



viii, [2], 400 pp. 23.5x16 cm (9¼x6¼"), original light blue cloth, title blindstamped on cover, spine lettered in gilt, in original dust jacket. First Edition, fifth printing.

One of 5000 copies published January, 1944. Later this year, the National Committee for Education on Alcoholism was formed by Marty Mann, which would become "National Council on Alcoholism."

Lot Amendments

Jacket spine slightly faded, some scuffing and flaking to edges of spine; faint rubbing to ends of spine and corners of boards; text clean throughout; near fine in like jacket.

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