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Wilson, Alcoholics Anonymous 1st Ed. 10th Ptg. dj  

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Alcoholics Anonymous: The Story of How Many Thousands of Men and Women Have Recovered from Alcoholism

[Wilson, William (Bill W.)]

New York

Works Publishing Inc.



viii, [2], 400 pp. 22x15 cm (8½x5¾"), original dark blue cloth, title blindstamped on cover, spine lettered in gilt, original jacket. First Edition, tenth printing.

One of 25,000 printed in August, 1946. The same year both Mexico (in Mexico City) and Ireland (in Dublin) formed their first AA groups.

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Jacket with chips and tears, rubbing with a few stains; volume slightly bumped at spine ends and corners, Mild rubbing with light bump to lower rear edge; very good or better in very good jacket.

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