The First 164 pages of The Big Book; corresponds to the text of every AAWS edition published since 1973 (3rd and 4th editions), with lined pages opposite text for note taking
The original Foreword, The Doctor's Opinion and Dr. Bob's Story.
Paragraph numbers along side the text for easy reference.
Entire Original Manuscript including the stories. Easy to read retyped version. Includes paragraph numbers corresponding to the modern text for easy comparison
Definitions to the obscure and key words taken from dictionaries in use at the time the book was written. Mostly from the 1937 Unabridged Webster's Dictionary.
References to all the common study subjects indexed by paragraph number.
Footnotes explaining historical and obscure references in the text, and footnotes documenting all 79 differences between the modern text and the original 1st printing text of the 1st 164 pages. Yes, believe it or not, the basic text has been changed 79 times since it was first published.
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