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1 (Southwest Review) SOUTHWEST REVIEW Summer 1929
Dallas SMU 1929 1st. Paper Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Vol. XIV, No.4- pp. 382-500. Samuel Geiser-Naturalists of the Frontier III Gustaf Wilhelm Belfrage; Mody Boatright-The Genius of Pecos Bill; Gamaliel Bradford-Mademoiselle de Lespinasse; & more. 
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2 (Southwest Review) SOUTHWEST REVIEW, Fall 1945
Dallas SMU 1945 1st. Stif Pict. Wrs. Very Good 
Contains: Rister-When Camels Came to Texas; DeGolyer-Anthony F. Lucas and Spindletop; Barker- Pity the Poor President; Gipson-Hound Dog Men Are Born; and many other interesting articles. 
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BETWEEN THE CRACKS OF HISTORY. Essays on Teaching and Illustrating Folklore., Abernethy, Francis E., ed. By.
3 Abernethy, Francis E., ed. By. BETWEEN THE CRACKS OF HISTORY. Essays on Teaching and Illustrating Folklore.
Denton U. Of N. Tx. 1997 1st. Fine Fine 
284 pp., illus. by Cynthia Fisher, index. SIGNED by Abernethy. Publications of the Tx. Folklore Soc. LV. 
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4 Abernethy, Francis Edw., ed. FOLK ART IN TEXAS.
Dallas SMU 1985 1st. Edition Fine  Fine 
Tx. Folklore Soc. XLV.204 pp., photos (some in color), index. Everything from tatoos to murals to spurs to low riders & more.  
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5 Ashley, Carlos. THAT SPOTTED SOW & Other Hill Country Ballads.
Austin Steck Co. 1949 Cloth Fine Very Good 
D.j., 63 pp., illus. by H.D. Bugbee. Foreword by Dr. Rebecca W. Smith. A collection of Ashley's best known & best loved poems, with a number of new ballads. 
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"AND OTHER NEIGHBORLY NAME". Social Process and Cultural Image in Texas Folklore., Bauman, Richard & Roger D. Abrahams, Edited By.
6 Bauman, Richard & Roger D. Abrahams, Edited By. "AND OTHER NEIGHBORLY NAME". Social Process and Cultural Image in Texas Folklore.
Austin U. Of Tx. 1981 1st. Fine Near Fine 
321 pp., illus. D.j. spine faded. A collection of essays on various aspects of folk tradition in Texas: the corrido, conjunto music, rodeo traditions, fisherman's stories, etc. 
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7 Boatright, Mody C. & Donald Day, Ed. FROM HELL TO BREAKFAST
Austin TFS 1944 1st. Cloth Fine No D.j. Issued 
Tan cloth w/gilt letters, 215 pp. Tx. Folklore Soc. Publication XIX. Tales, songs & legends of the southwest. White Comanches by Jeffries; Tales of Two Companions by Dobie; The Low Down On Jim Bowie by Sears; Ear Marks by Hortense Ward; Adventures of a Ballad Hunter by Lomax; & more. Appears to be Inscribed by Donald Day. 
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8 Boatright, Mody C.; Wilson M. Hudson; Allen Maxwell, ed. MESQUITE AND WILLOW.
Dallas SMU 1957 1st. Cloth Very Good Very Good 
D.j., 203 pp. Texas Folklore Soc. Publication XXVII. Contains The Legend of Gregorio Cortez by Americo Paredes; Br'er Rabbit Watches Out for Himself in Mexico by Dobie; The Western Bad Man as Hero by Boatright; and much more. Herd 280; Six-Guns 231. Gift inscription on fly. 
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9 Brett, Bill. WELL, HE WANTED TO KNOW AND I KNEW SO I TOLD HIM
Lincoln Bluestem Press 1972 1st. Paper Fine No Jacket 
Stiff paper cover, 39 pp., illus. East Texas Cowboys, farmers, and hunters by a fine folklore writer. Sketch of Brett as frontis SIGNED by Brett. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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10 Campa, Arthur L. TREASURE OF THE SANGRE DE CRISTOS. Tales & Traditions of the Spanish Southwest.
Norman U. of Ok. Press 1963 1st. Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 
223 pp., map, illus. by Joe Beeler, index. Price clipped, name on fly. Excellent work on Spanish southwest folklore and tales. 
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11 Clark, LaVerne Harrell. THEY SANG FOR HORSES. The Impact of the Horse on Navajo & Apache Folklore.
Tucson U. Of Arizona Press 1966 1st. Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 
Illus. by Ted DeGrazia, index. Has several color reproductions of paintings by Indian artists. Beautiful book. 
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12 Coombes, Charles F. THE PRAIRIE DOG LAWYER.
Dallas Tx. Folklore Soc. & Univ. Press 1945 1st. Cloth Very Good Very Good 
D.j., 287 pp., index. Foreword by Amon Carter. Judge Coombes' stories of 50 years of practice with frontier lawyers including Temple Houston, Jim Browning & many others, who were a different breed.. 
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13 Dobie, J. Frank CHARM IN MEXICAN FOLKTALES
Austin Texas Folklore Soc. 1951 1st. Paper Fine None 
Paper covers, 8 pp. First separate printing from Texas Folklore Soc. Pub. XXIV-"The Healer of Los Olmos & Other Mexican Lore". Sent as A Christmas Remembrance, Bertha and Frank Dobie, 1951. 
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14 Dobie, J. Frank JUAN OSO. Bear Nights in Mexico.
Dallas Southwest Review 1933 1st. Wrs, Near Fine 
Southwest Review, Autumn, 1933, pp. 34-64. Also contains Edwin A. Davis-A LOUISIANA VOLUNTEER; H.A. Trexler-THE CONFEDERATE NAVY AND THE FALL OF NEW ORLEANS; and others. 
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15 Dobie, J. Frank THE VOICE OF THE COYOTE.
Boston Little, Brown 1949 1st. Cloth Near Fine Very Good 
D.j., 386 pp., illus. Bookplate on fly. Dobie spent 30 years collecting information for this book. He not only gives the history of the coyote, but also writes about how it exists in human imagination. Herd #703. 
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16 Dobie, J. Frank THE VOICE OF THE COYOTE.
London Hammond, Hammond & Co. 1950 1st. British Ed. Cloth Fine Very Good 
D.j. (clippped, worn), 386 pp., many illus., notes. Dobie spent 30 years collecting information for this book. He not only gives the history of the coyote, but also writes about how it exists in human imagination. Last 50 pp. are Tales of Don Coyote. Herd #703. 
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17 Dobie, J. Frank, Ed. MAN, BIRD AND BEAST
Austin Texas Folklore Soc. 1930 1st. Stiff Paper Covers Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Stiff paper (spine faded), Ike Moore bookplate,185 pp., index. Texas Folklore Society Volume VIII. Early Texas folklore--Ranch Remedios, Legends of Wichita County, Jesse Holmes-the "Fool-Killer", more. 
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18 Dobie, J Frank, ed.. PURO MEXICANO.
Austin Texas Folk-Lore Soc. 1935 1st. Edition Wrs. Near Fine  No Jacket 
The cream of a large collection of Mexican folklore.  
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19 Dobie, J. Frank & Boatright, Mody C. STRAIGHT TEXAS. Publications Of The Texas Folk-Lore Society
Austin Texas Folklore Society 1937 1st. Cloth Very Good 
348 pp., index. Collection of Stories about Texas by numerous well known Texas authors. Previous owner's name on front fly. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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20 Dobie, J. Frank & Boatright, Mody C., Ed. By. STRAIGHT TEXAS. Publications Of The Texas Folk-Lore Society
Austin Texas Folklore Society 1984 Cloth Fine None 
Tan cloth, 348 pp., index. Collection of Stories about Texas by numerous well known Texas authors. Very nice. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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