WE SAW STARS. Stan Musial, Jack Buck, Bob Broeg, 1920 - 2013, 1924 - 2002, 1918 - 2005.


St. Louis, Missouri: The Bethany Press, (1976). 1st Edition. INSCRIBED & SIGNED by the 3 authors. [10], 79, [3]. Profusely illustrated, primarily from b/w photographs. 10" x 7". White paper covers, printed in red & blue. Modest wear & soiling, a VG+ copy. Item #47963

"Stanley Frank Musial, nicknamed Stan the Man, was an American baseball outfielder and first baseman. He spent 22 seasons in Major League Baseball playing for the St. Louis Cardinals, from 1941 to 1944 and 1946 to 1963. Widely considered to be one of the greatest and most consistent hitters in baseball history, Musial was a first-ballot inductee into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1969.

John Francis "Jack" Buck was an American sportscaster, best known for his work announcing Major League Baseball games of the St. Louis Cardinals. His play-by-play work earned him recognition from numerous Halls of Fame, such as the National Baseball Hall of Fame, the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and the National Radio Hall of Fame. ...

Robert William Patrick Broeg was an American sportswriter. Born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, he officially covered the St. Louis Cardinals for forty years. Among other things, Broeg is known for coining the nickname 'Stan the Man' for Cardinal baseball player Stan Musial..." [Wiki].

A tribute volume to the era of American baseball each man saw, lived & wished he'd seen. While the work itself not particularly uncommon, a copy signed by all 3 authors decidely so.

Price: $235.00