First edition of The Morning After by George F. Will, inscribed to baseball great Stan Musial. Octavo, xv, 430pp. Illustrated paperback, bright illustrations. Unread copy. Full number line on copyright page. Inscribed on front endpaper by George F. Will to Stan Musial with the following inscription: “To Stan – From the grandson of a Lutheran Minister in Donora, PA! George Will.”
Comments: Stan Musial was a Major League baseball player, playing first base and outfield for the St. Louis Cardinals from 1941-1963. He is considered one of the most reliable hitters in baseball history, being inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1969. During his tenure with the Cardinals, he was named the league MVP three times and helped lead the team to three World Series Pennants. In 2011, shortly before his death, he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom. He passed away in 2013.