1 PROVENANCE: Inscribed to Elwood Payne: "To my friend Elwood Payne because Tom Lea and I both like him and his work. Frank Dobie. At Austin Txs Oct. 6, 1940—while we are arranging the pictures for the Longhorn book." The Longhorns, a study of the biology and historical significance of the Texas longhorn, was published in 1941. Payne, whose photographs are featured in The Longhorns, is specifically honored in the book: "Elwood Payne, Austin, Texas, has so exercised his skill and art in photographing and has been so helpful in planning the entire layout that he deserves special mention" (Dobie, The Longhorns, p. 346). Reprint. 8vo. xvii, 366 pp. Illustrations; first signature shaky. Gilt-stamped rust cloth, front cover Apache head pictorial, dust-jacket; jacket chipped, top front corner missing. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED from author to Elwood Payne in ink. Near fine in good jacket. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Apache Gold & Yaqui Silver. Illustrated by ...
Publisher: Little, Brown
Publication Date: 1939
Book Description Bramhall House, New York, 1939. 1 vol. miniere, Sierra Madre, South west, argento, oro, leggende, indiani, tribù, ricercatori, prime edizioni Printed in United States of America1 21x13,5 cm., legatura in piena tela, sopraccoperta illustrata a colori, pagg. XVII, 366, numerose illustrazioni originali nel testo e fuori testo, tavole a colori, carta forte, in lingua inglese, buone condizioni. Seller Inventory # 27084