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    J. Frank Dobie. Sixteen Titles, including: The Cow People. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1964. First edition. 8vo. 305pp. Some water damage. Binding warped. Dust jacket. [and:] The Flavor of Texas. Dallas: Dealey and Lowe, 1936. First edition. Inscribed by Dobie. 8vo. 287pp. Illustrated by Alexandre Hogue. Dust jacket. [and:] Foller de Drinkin' Gou'd. Austin: Texas Folk-lore Society, 1928. First edition. 8vo. 201pp. Printed wraps. Bookplate affixed to inside of front wrap. Inked name of previous owner. [and:] I'll Tell You a Tale. Boston, 1964. Sixth printing. 8vo. 362pp. Dust jacket. [and:] The Longhorns. Boston, 1942. Later printing. 8vo. 388pp. Bookplate on front pastedown. Dust jacket. [and:] Out of the Old Rock. Boston, 1972. First edition. 8vo. 237pp. Dust jacket. [and:] Rattlesnakes. Boston, 1965. First edition. 8vo. 201pp. Some water damage. Binding warped. Dust jacket. [and:] Southwestern Lore. Dallas: The Southwest Press, 1931. First edition. 8vo. 198pp. Wraps. Bookplate affixed to inside of front wrap. [and:] Spur-of-the-Cock. Austin: Texas Folk-lore Society, 1933. First edition. 8vo. 112pp. Wraps. Inked name of previous owner. Bookplate affixed to inside of front wrap. [and:] Stories of Christmas and the Bowie Knife. Austin: The Steck Company, 1953. First edition. 8vo. 62pp. Illustrated by Warren Hunter. Near fine in original sunned and toned slipcase. No dust jacket issued. The illustrator, Warren Hunter, has inscribed the book on the front free endpaper to Mrs. Herbert Fletcher, who, with her husband, ran the Anson Jones Press. [and:] A Texan in England. Boston, 1945. First edition. Signed by Dobie. 8vo. 285pp. Dust jacket. [and:] Tone the Bell Easy. Austin: Texas Folk-lore Society, 1932. First edition. 8vo. 199pp. Wraps. Inked name of previous owner. Bookplate affixed to inside of front wrapper. [and:] Tongues of the Monte. New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1935. Inscribed by Dobie. First edition. 8vo. 301pp. Moderate foxing. Some slight chipping and sunning to dust jacket. Dobie inscribed this copy to his colleague Marcelle Hamer, treasurer of the Texas Folklore Society and head of the Texas Collection at the University of Texas library, to give to her brother, J. Frank Lively: "To J. Frank Lively from Marcelle [...] J. Frank Dobie, Christmas, 1935." A nice association copy. [and:] The Voice of the Coyote. Boston, 1949. First edition. 8vo. 386pp. Dust jacket. [and:] [Jenkins Company] A Catalogue of the Writings of J. Frank Dobie. Austin, n.d. 4to. Wraps. The Jenkins Company's "catalogue number five." [and:] [The Pemberton Press] The Pemberton Press Presents a Portrait of Pancho, the Life of a Great Texan, J. Frank Dobie, by Winston Bode. 4to. Eight-page promotional pamphlet for Bode's book that Jenkins sent out with his Dobie catalogue number five. All items in this lot are in very good or better condition.

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