Shoemaker, S. M., Jr. [Samuel Moor Shoemaker].
Title REALIZING RELIGION.
Binding Hard Cover
Edition First Edition
Publisher Association Press [New York]. 1923, (1921: The International Committee of Young Men's Christian Associations).
Seller ID 09-0042
1st edition, later printing. [i-vi], vii-ix, [x-xii], 1-83, blank. 16mo. Tan cloth with black-lettered front cover & spine. In this early book, Rev. Shoemaker laid out many of the ideas that became those of Alcoholics Anonymous, in which he played a major role from its creation in 1935. Short-title page is inscribed in ink 'In memory of Eastbourne 1928' and 'with my love L. J. S.' (my best reading of the initials) o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects. SEE SCAN.
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