WorldCat Identities

Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank) 1888-1964

Overview
Works: 1,193 works in 2,340 publications in 2 languages and 59,081 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Folklore  Bibliography  Miscellanea  Legends  Fiction  Personal narratives  Music  Drama 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Author of introduction, Speaker, Correspondent, Creator, Signer
Classifications: F786, 978
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Coronado's children; tales of lost mines and buried treasures of the Southwest by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

71 editions published between 1929 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the tales and legends of those hardy souls who searched for buried treasure in the Southwest
The longhorns by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

47 editions published between 1941 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
The mustangs by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

35 editions published between 1934 and 2005 in English and held by 1,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the wild horses of America, the Indians who rode them and the whites who were famous as their captors
The voice of the coyote by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

28 editions published between 1947 and 2006 in English and held by 1,580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the coyote, with legends
Cow people by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

17 editions published between 1964 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J. Frank Dobie is hailed as a master storyteller of the Southwest. In his latest book Dobie records the fading memories of a bygone Texas, the reminiscences of the cow people themselves
Apache gold and Yaqui silver by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

51 editions published between 1928 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

True stories of buried treasure and lost mines of the Southwest, lost because their Indian guardians do not want them worked
Guide to Life and literature of the Southwest. Rev. and enl. in both knowledge and wisdom by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

53 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For other editions, see Author Catalog
A vaquero of the brush country by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

49 editions published between 1929 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Young was an old-time vaquero who acted as trail driver, hog chaser, sheriff, ranger, horse thief killer, fire fighter, ranch manager, and more
Legends of Texas by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

42 editions published between 1924 and 2002 in English and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publications of the Texas Folklore Society Number III. Original copyright 1924
Out of the old rock : [character sketches] by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

12 editions published between 1955 and 1982 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains sixteen character sketches of interesting personalities known by Dobie
A Texan in England by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

19 editions published between 1944 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On his term as professor of American history at Cambridge University during the war
In the shadow of history by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

14 editions published between 1939 and 1980 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What society is richer in its folk-lore than our own? This book is a good and true reach down, way down deep into the people's soul, truth and beauty being there
Mustangs and cow horses by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

18 editions published between 1940 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories about the mustangs and cow horses in Texas
Coyote wisdom by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

19 editions published between 1938 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Puro mexicano by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

28 editions published between 1935 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Mexican folk tales
Man, bird, and beast by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

16 editions published between 1930 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Texas Folkfore: How to get rid of a bunion--tie salt port on the bunion. For a birthmark-rub the birthmark with a piece of raw meat and bury the meat--anymore good ideas?
Tone the bell easy by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

17 editions published between 1932 and 1965 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follow de drinkin' gou'd by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

15 editions published between 1928 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Play party in the united States has grown and decayed through the successive stages of western migration. Essentially a primitive fold type, it sprang up in isolated communities in response to a definite need for vigorous recreation
Coffee in the gourd by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

22 editions published between 1923 and 1979 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A facsimile edition of the 1923 publication of the Texas Folklore Society, featuring twelve articles that discuss ballads, cowboy dance, customs and superstitions, and other topics
Texian stomping grounds by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

14 editions published between 1941 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains sketches of post-war life in East Texas, descriptions of early recreations and games, and account of the hill people near Austihn, a reminiscence of ranching life in the West, stories long current among the people, African American tales, and a first-hand report of an African American folk play of the life of Christ
 
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Coronado's children; tales of lost mines and buried treasures of the Southwest
Alternative Names
Dobie, Frank.

Dobie, Frank 1888-1964

Dobie, J. F. 1888-1964

Dobie, J. Frank.

Dobie, J. Frank 1888-1964

Dobie, James Frank.

Dobie, James Frank 1888-1964

Dobie, Pancho.

Dobie, Pancho 1888-1964

J. Frank Dobie American writer

J. Frank Dobie amerikansk frfattare

J. Frank Dobie amerikansk skribent

J. Frank Dobie scrittore e giornalista statunitense

Languages
English (682)

Spanish (5)

Covers
The longhornsThe mustangsThe voice of the coyoteCow peopleApache gold and Yaqui silverGuide to Life and literature of the Southwest. Rev. and enl. in both knowledge and wisdomA vaquero of the brush countryLegends of Texas