The eighth printing of Bill Wilson’s Alcoholics Anonymous.
Octavo, viii, , 400 pp. Blue cloth, title printed in gilt on spine, embossed title on front cover. Stated “Eighth Printing, February, 1945” on copyright page. Free of any marks or ownership inscriptions, faint toning to endpapers. Lightly rubbed spine. Lacking the scarce dust jacket. A sound copy of the Big Book.
This eighth printing was limited to 20,000 copies. Time Magazine designated Wilson’s Alcoholics Anonymous as one of the 100 most influential books of the English language.