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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964.
Boston, Little, Brown and Co., 1941
|All Authors / Contributors:||
J Frank Dobie; Tom Lea
|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."
|Description:||xxiii, 388 pages illustrations, plates 23 cm|
|Contents:||The first Spanish cattle --
The Texas breed --
Mavericks and maverickers --
On the trail --
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 --
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 --
|Responsibility:||by J. Frank Dobie, illustrated by Tom Lea.|