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90. DOBIE, J. Frank. Coronados Children.
Tales of Lost Mines & Buried Treasure of the
Southwest. Dallas: [Printed and designed by Andrew
Hoyem at the Arion Press in San Francisco], Neiman-Marcus,
1980. xiv, 270  pp., folding colored map of the
Southwest, portrait of Dobie, colored text charts, title
and chapter headings in red, gold initial letters. Folio,
original tan goatskin over handmade Mexican bark paper.
Mint in publishers slip case with printed paper
Limited edition (300 copies printed) of this lavish production. Adams, Guns 600n. Basic Texas Books 45K: "Best book ever written on hidden treasure, and one of the most fascinating books on any subject to come out of Texas." Dobie, Big Bend Bibliography, p. n. Greene, The Fifty Best Books on Texas, p. 9: "This is the book that made it possible for a Texas writer to stay home and make a living." Howes D374n. McVicker (A2).