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    J. Frank Dobie. Coronado's Children. Tales of Lost Mines and Buried Treasures of the Southwest. Dallas: Neiman-Marcus, 1980. Limited edition limited to 300 unnumbered copies. This edition was designed and printed by Andrew Hoyem at the Arion Press in San Francisco. 4to, xiv, 270 pages. Illustrated. Chapter headings are in red with gold. With folding map "The Southwest: Locales of the Tales of Coronado's Children" as frontispiece. Quarter bound goatskin and handmade Mexican bark paper with titles in gilt on the spine. Edges untrimmed. In cloth slipcase with paper spine label. In fine condition.

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    Jenkins, Basic Texas Books 45K: "Best work ever written on hidden treasure, and one of the most fascinating books on any subject to come out of Texas. About eighty percent of the text relates to Texas."
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