WorldCat Identities

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

Overview
Works: 1,196 works in 2,307 publications in 2 languages and 57,876 library holdings
Genres: Folklore  Biography  History  Bibliography  Music  Miscellanea  Drama  Legends  Fiction  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Author of introduction, Speaker, Correspondent, Signer
Classifications: GR1, 398.09764
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Most widely held works about J. Frank Dobie
 
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Coronado's children; tales of lost mines and buried treasures of the Southwest by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

67 editions published between 1930 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the tales and legends of those hardy souls who searched for buried treasure in the Southwest
Guide to life and literature of the southwest by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

52 editions published between 1943 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For other editions, see Author Catalog
The longhorns by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

53 editions published between 1941 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,180 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
Legends of Texas by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

41 editions published between 1924 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publications of the Texas Folklore Society Number III. Original copyright 1924
The mustangs by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

29 editions published between 1934 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,662 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 )

31 editions published between 1947 and 2006 in English and held by 1,590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

18 editions published between 1964 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,530 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
Mustangs and cow horses by J. Frank Dobie( )

15 editions published between 1940 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories about the mustangs and cow horses in Texas
Apache gold and Yaqui silver by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

50 editions published between 1928 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,494 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
Coyote wisdom by J. Frank Dobie( )

20 editions published between 1938 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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In the shadow of history by J. Frank Dobie( )

14 editions published between 1939 and 1980 in English and held by 1,488 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
Follow de drinkin' gou'd by J. Frank Dobie( )

16 editions published between 1928 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,482 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
Puro mexicano by J. Frank Dobie( )

27 editions published between 1935 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Mexican folk tales
A vaquero of the brush country by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

50 editions published between 1929 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,303 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
Man, bird and beast by J. Frank Dobie( )

16 editions published between 1930 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,251 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( )

17 editions published between 1932 and 1965 in English and held by 1,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of old-time Texas by J. Frank Dobie( Book )

25 editions published between 1928 and 2008 in English and held by 1,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short stories
Coffee in the gourd by J. Frank Dobie( )

20 editions published between 1923 and 1979 in English and held by 1,204 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( )

15 editions published between 1941 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,182 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
Spur-of-the cock by J. Frank Dobie( )

16 editions published between 1933 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience Level
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Audience Level
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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

Languages
English (677)

Spanish (4)

Covers
Guide to life and literature of the southwestThe longhornsLegends of TexasThe mustangsThe voice of the coyoteCow peopleMustangs and cow horsesApache gold and Yaqui silver