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An American Original: The Life of J. Frank Dobie

Tinkle, Lon

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ISBN 10: 0316848875 / ISBN 13: 9780316848879
Published by Little, Brown, 1978
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binding flaw to pastedown [of which an eighth is lacking] and piece of the front ep lacking else a nearly fine copy in original green leather. this copy signed by not numbered [out of series] First. [one of 250 numbered copies signed by Tinkle]. Bookseller Inventory # 23981

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Title: An American Original: The Life of J. Frank ...

Publisher: Little, Brown

Publication Date: 1978

Binding: Hardbound

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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J. Frank Dobie, raised in the work of his father, a ranch man, soon turned to teaching and writing, becoming a noted chronicler, philosopher, and folklorist of the Southwest

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