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Alcoholics Anonymous: The story of how more than one hundred men have recovered from alcoholism by Bill Wilson; Robert Smith; et al - First edition thus - 2014 - from Uncommon Works, IOBA and Biblio.com

Alcoholics Anonymous: The story of how more than one hundred men have recovered from alcoholism

by Bill Wilson; Robert Smith; et al

Condition: As New/near fine


Cornwall, NY: Alcoholics Anonymous World Services / Cornwall Press, 2014. First edition thus. Hardcover. As New/near fine. An as new first printing of the offical reissue of the book listed by the Library of Congress as one of the "100 Books that Changed America." This is a complete, true, hardcover, April 10, 2014 (first) printing of the reproduction using the same paper, cover, text, and jacket. Specially printed by Cornwall Press for Alcoholics Anonymous World Services. Not an OCR scanned or pirated copy. It is in a near fine to fine original dustjacket. The dust jacket is now protected in a clear, removable, archival cover. 400 pp. Octavo, 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches tall. the only authorized reproduction of the first edition of Alcoholics Anonymous. This edition is a faithful replica of the original, with the famous circus cover dust jacket and bulky paper (which is why it was initially called the Big Book)" -- [Publisher]. This beautiful facsimile edition of the first printing commemorates the 75th anniversary of the historic publication in April 1939. This is a first printing of that commemorative publication. A fine gift or keepsake.


  • Bookseller: Uncommon Works, IOBA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 625
  • Title: Alcoholics Anonymous: The story of how more than one hundred men have recovered from alcoholism
  • Author: Bill Wilson; Robert Smith; et al
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: As New
  • Jacket condition: near fine
  • Quantity available: 2
  • Edition: First edition thus
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Alcoholics Anonymous World Services / Cornwall Press
  • Place: Cornwall, NY
  • Date published: 2014
  • Keywords: alchohol, big book, aa, spirituality, 12 steps, Bill Wilson, Dr. Bob, Silkworth, Jung, Oxford Group, 1st edition, Al-anon, addiction, recovery, faith
  • Bookseller catalogs: Philosophy & Religions;
  • Subjects: PHILOSOPHY / Religious;


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