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The longhorns,

Author: J Frank Dobie; Tom Lea
Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Co., 1941.
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The twilight of the longhorn has fallen. The noble breed is nearer extinction than the buffalo ever was. Yet in this rousing chronicle the great days of the longhorn live again, a brave and surging part of our national heritage.
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Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964.
Longhorns.
Boston, Little, Brown and Co., 1941
(OCoLC)743169819
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J Frank Dobie; Tom Lea
OCLC Number: 561214
Notes: Title on two leaves, illustrated in color.
"265 numbered copies of this rawhide edition have been printed, roped and tallied. They have been branded by the author and by the artist. This is number 252 [signed] Frank Dobie, Tom Lea."
"First edition."
Description: xxiii, 388 pages illustrations, plates 23 cm
Contents: The first Spanish cattle --
The Texas breed --
Mavericks and maverickers --
On the trail --
Stompedes --
The way they ran --
Epitaph on the lone prairie --
Bulls and the blood call --
Cows and curiosity --
Smell and thirst --
Vitality, drifts and die-ups --
Horns --
Rawhide --
Oxen and tails --
Sancho and other returners --
Lead steers and neck oxen --
Outlaws of the brush --
Hidden in the thickets --
Molded by horn and thorn --
Sundown.
Responsibility: by J. Frank Dobie, illustrated by Tom Lea.
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The twilight of the longhorn has fallen. The noble breed is nearer extinction than the buffalo ever was. Yet in this rousing chronicle the great days of the longhorn live again, a brave and surging part of our national heritage.

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