Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Caspar Weinberger's Copy,
    With an Original Signed Drawing by Jamie Wyeth

    [Jamie Wyeth, illustrator]. Betsy James Wyeth. The Stray. With an Original Drawing by Jamie Wyeth. New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, [1979].

    First edition. Inscribed to Jane Weinberger and signed by both Jamie and Betsy Wyeth; with an original drawing by Jamie Wyeth. Square octavo. 158 pages. Juvenile.

    Publisher's gilt-stamped orange cloth. The price-clipped dust jacket has a crease to the front flap and a couple of closed tears to rear panel. With Caspar W. Weinberger's bookplate. Fine.

    Artist Jamie Wyeth (b. 1946), son of painter Andrew Wyeth and grandson of illustrator N. C. Wyeth, collaborated with his mother on this charming children's book. His delightful original inked drawing of an animated pig, with red, blue, and yellow highlights, graces the half-title page. Inscribed to the wife of Caspar Weinberger, President Ronald Reagan's Secretary of Defense.


    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    February, 2010
    11th-12th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,947

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 45 days left to consign to the 2018 October 25 Manuscripts - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    The department director has the heart of a true and highly knowledgeable collector with the business acumen of someone who has been not only successful but has decades of an impeccable track record
    David Greenburg,
    Chicago, IL
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $615,551