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    J. Frank Dobie. Tales of the Mustang. Dallas: The Book Club of Texas, 1936. First edition limited to 300 copies. 8vo. 89 pages. Illustrated by Jerry Bywaters. Publisher's original gray paper over boards with paper title label mounted to the front board. Slight toning to spine and trivial soiling to the boards, otherwise in fine condition.

    Includes six tales by Dobie: "The Pedigree of a Horse-Tale"; "The Horse Age"; "The White Steed of the Prairies"; "Frontier Tales of the White Mustang"; "Black Devil"; and "Starface". Tales of the Mustang is one of the scarcest and most desirable of books from the Book Club of Texas. It is also one of the most sought-after Dobie items.


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    Adams Herd 700; McVickers A6.


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