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About the Author

J. Frank Dobie was born on a ranch in Live Oak County, Texas on September 26, 1888. He graduated from Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas in 1910 and received his master's degree from Columbia University. He became an American folklorist, writer, and newspaper columnist. He wrote numerous mostrar mais books depicting life in rural Texas including A Vaquero of the Brush Country, On the Open Range, Tongues of the Monte, The Voice of the Coyote, Tales of Old Time Texas, I'll Tell You a Tale, and Cow People. Coronado's Children won the Literary Guild Award in 1931. On September 14, 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson awarded him the Medal of Freedom. He died four days later on September 18, 1964. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos

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Obras de J. Frank Dobie

Up the Trail from Texas (1955) 222 cópias
The Longhorns (1941) 191 cópias
Tales of Old-Time Texas (1955) 166 cópias
The Voice of the Coyote (1949) 151 cópias
The Mustangs (1952) 136 cópias
Apache Gold and Yaqui Silver (1939) 110 cópias
Rattlesnakes (1964) 84 cópias
Cow People (1964) 64 cópias
A Texan in England (1944) 49 cópias
The Ben Lilly Legend (1905) 42 cópias
Out of the Old Rock (1972) 39 cópias
Tongues of the Monte (1804) 37 cópias
Some Part of Myself (1600) 26 cópias
Prefaces (1975) 23 cópias
Texas and Southwestern Lore (1927) 21 cópias
Man, Bird and Beast (1930) 17 cópias
The Flavor of Texas (1975) 16 cópias
Legends of Texas (1964) 15 cópias
On the Open Range (1931) 15 cópias
Coffee in the Gourd (1923) 13 cópias
Foller de Drinkin' Gou'd (1928) 12 cópias
Mustangs and Cow Horses (1965) 12 cópias
Wild and Wily: Range Animals (1980) 11 cópias
Puro Mexicano (1935) 10 cópias
Coyote Wisdom (1938) 9 cópias
Straight Texas (1937) 8 cópias
Southwestern Lore (1931) 8 cópias
In the Shadow of History (1966) 8 cópias
Spur-of-the-Cock (1933) 8 cópias
Tone the Bell Easy (1932) 6 cópias
Rainbow in the Morning (1975) 6 cópias
Texian Stomping Grounds (1967) 4 cópias
Happy Hunting Ground (2000) 2 cópias
The writer and his region (1950) 2 cópias
Titans of Western Art 1 exemplar(es)
As The Moving Finger Writ (1955) 1 exemplar(es)
Annotations 1 exemplar(es)
J. Frank Dobie on Libraries (1970) 1 exemplar(es)
A Corner Forever Texas (1938) 1 exemplar(es)
Mesquite 1 exemplar(es)
Books and Christmas 1 exemplar(es)

Associated Works

Ramona (1884) — Introdução, algumas edições744 cópias
Ants, Indians, and little dinosaurs (1975) — Contribuinte — 191 cópias
A Texas Cowboy: or, Fifteen Years on the Hurricane Deck of a Spanish Pony (1950) — Introdução, algumas edições185 cópias
Pony Tracks (1895) — Introdução — 64 cópias
Fifty Years on the Old Frontier (1923) — Prefácio — 43 cópias
Recollections of Early Texas (1958) — Prefácio — 43 cópias
Cowboys out our way (1951) — Introdução — 8 cópias
Golden Tales of the Southwest (1939) — Contribuinte — 4 cópias
The Boys' Book of the West (2005) — Contribuinte — 3 cópias
Sunset Land: The Best Novels of Eugene Manlove Rhodes — Introdução — 1 exemplar(es)
The book collector, vol. 5, no. 3, Autumn 1956 (1956) — Reviewer — 1 exemplar(es)

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Excellent treatment of 88 important range country books by two of the most knowledgeable men in that field.
 
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Glacierman | Mar 10, 2019 |
Frank Dobie describes how the history of a state and a culture was defined by a sturdy breed of cattle who could be raised on little and tolerate being driven for miles Topics covered included history, microevolution, branding, mavericks, milling, stampedes, rawhide, horns, lead oxen, sex differences, and hunting outlaw cattle in brush country. I came away with enormous respect for cattle and men, admiring their toughness, shrugging off the cruelty. I will say this, even if I sound silly. I remember this book as a taste, a taste much like chili.… (mais)
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Coach_of_Alva | Aug 5, 2017 |
wasa OK book for western
 
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KimSalyers | outras 3 resenhas | Oct 3, 2016 |

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Obras
72
Also by
18
Membros
2,030
Popularidade
#12,661
Avaliação
½ 3.7
Resenhas
13
ISBNs
117
Favorito
4

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