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2 edition of Coronado"s children found in the catalog.

Coronado"s children

J. Frank Dobie

Coronado"s children

tales of lost mines and buried treasures of the Southwest

by J. Frank Dobie

  • 329 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Literary Guild of America in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Legends -- Southwest, New.,
  • Gold mines and mining -- Southwest, New -- History.,
  • Treasure-trove -- Southwest, New.,
  • Southwest, New -- History -- Miscellanea.,
  • Southwest, New -- Gold discoveries.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLost mines and buried treasures of the Southwest., Buried treasures of the Southwest.
    Statementby J. Frank Dobie ; illustrated by Ben Carlton Mead.
    GenreMiscellanea.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 367 p., [6] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages367
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22954935M

      I read it a long time ago--back in my late teens/early 20's. To be a bit more truthful, instead of REALLY reading it through, I read "at it.":drinking: Anyway, I was pleasantly surprised to find it on I-books, so I ordered it, and am re-reading it. It's about buried treasure in the SW.   If your book has that then it could help to identify if it's a first edition. Abebooks has several first editions of this book, in varying conditions, with descriptions of the book that could also help you in identifying the age of the book and what it might be worth.

      Written in , Coronado's Children was one of J. Frank Dobie's first books, and the one that helped gain him national prominence as a folklorist. In it, he recounts the tales and legends of those hardy souls who searched for buried treasure in the Southwest following in the footsteps of that earlier gold seeker, the Spaniard : Coronado's Children. Tales of Lost Mines and Buried Treasures of the Southwest. by. Frank Dobie. Frank Dobie is known for his throurough research and great storytelling when it comes to Treasure Tales, Lost Treasure, Lost Mines. He recounts the tales and Legends that have been passed down over the years.

    Buy Coronado's Children: Tales of Lost Mines and Buried Treasures of the South West (Barker Texas History Center) (Barker Texas History Center Series) New Ed by Dobie, J. Frank, Shaw, Charles, Wardlaw, Frank H. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(33). You searched for: lost treasure book! Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search. No matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Let’s get started!


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This is the fascinating Read more. Frank Dobie was a folklorist of Texas and "Coronado's Children" may be his best and most famous book. He was born in and bridged the old west and modern times. CC was written in when many of the old timers, who knew how to spin a yarn, were still around.

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Frank Dobie's first books, and the one that helped gain him national prominence as a folklorist. In it, he recounts the tales and legends of those hardy souls. Garden City: Garden City Publishing Co, First. Hardcover. Good/Good. 8vo. Ben Carlton Mead.

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Frank Dobie, published by The Southwest Press in It deals with lore of lost mines and lost treasures in the American Southwest, for the most part in Texas. The Spanish explorer Francisco Vásquez de Coronado quested for the fabled Seven Cities of Gold in the 16th century.

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WHAT the Golden Fleece was to the Greeks or what El Dorado--the Gilded Man--has been to South America, the lost mines on the San Saba and Llano rivers in Texas have been to all that part of the United States once owned by Spain.

Texas has its share of legendary treasure, and Dobie records the lore of the lost mines of the San Saba and Llano rivers, rumors of an untapped vein of wonderfully rich gold west of Paisano Pass in Devil's River country, tales of forgotten posthole stashes where prosperous frontier ranchers once "banked" their gold and silver coins, and more.

Acceptable: A book with obvious wear. May have some damage to the cover but integrity still intact. The binding may be slightly damaged but integrity is still intact.

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It is a fascinating. A liberal arts education prepares students to examine ideas from multiple points of view, solve problems, adapt, and collaborate. more information. Early years. James Frank Dobie was born on a ranch in Live Oak County, Texas, and was the eldest of six children.

When he was young, his father Richard read to him from the Bible while his mother Ella read to him from books such as Ivanhoe and Pilgrim's 16, Dobie moved to Alice, the seat of Jim Wells County, Texas, where he lived with his grandparents and Alma mater: Southwestern University.

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