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    J. Frank Dobie. Coronado's Children. Tales of Lost Mines and Buried Treasures of the Southwest. Dallas: The Southwest Press, 1930. First edition. Presentation copy inscribed by Dobie in ink on the dedication page: "For/ Allie V. Tennant -/ Sincerely Yours/ J. Frank Dobie". Allie Victoria Tennant, a sculptor, was associated with the "Dallas Nine" group of regional artists. 8vo. xv, [1], 367 pp. Illustrated by Ben Carlton Mead. Original black cloth with titles and illustration stamped in gilt on the spine and front board. Map endpapers. Publisher's red stain to top edge. Edges untrimmed. Some wear to the gilt letters and design on the spine. Small areas of spotting at the extreme top and bottoms of the boards. A small area of offsetting on the front free endpaper. Dust jacket's spine is slightly browned but is generally very good. Overall, a very good copy.

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