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    J. Frank Dobie. Two Inscribed Pamphlets, including: Bob More, Man and Bird Man. [Dallas], 1941. First edition. Inscribed. 8vo. 23pp. Wraps. Near fine. Biographical essay of rancher and ornithologist Robert Lee More, reprinted from the Southwest Review, Volume XXVI, Number 1. [and:] Juan Oso, Bear Nights in Mexico. [Dallas: Boyde Printing Co.], 1933. First edition. Limited to 250 signed and numbered copies. Inscribed. 8vo. 35pp. Wraps. Some slight staining to front wrap. Very good. Reprinted from the Southwest Review, Volume XIX, Number 1.

    These are two of Dobie's Christmas pamphlets he occasionally released over the years. Both are warmly inscribed to Dobie's colleague Marcelle Hamer, treasurer of the Texas Folklore Society and head of the Texas Collection at the University of Texas library.

    References: McVicker D15 and D29.


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