1929. Item #16747
Dobie, J. Frank. A Vaquero of the Brush Country. Dallas: Southwest Press 1929. 314p + 5 pls.; color frontispiece and small chapter vignettes by Justin C. Gruelle. Very good hardcover (imitation snakeskin, cloth spine). Lacks d.j. Ink presentation from Dobie, March 9, 1930. ** Dobie's first book, recounting the ranching experiences of his uncle James M. Dobie in the 1870s. First edition, second issue: on the endpaper maps, "River" in the caption "Rio Grande River" has been crossed out in ink.