Apache Gold and Yaqui Silver. J. Frank Dobie.

Apache Gold and Yaqui Silver

Hardcover, Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1939. First Edition. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. Signed and Inscribed by J. Frank Dobie on the half title page. Inscription reads "Dear Miss Lucia Walker, if you count my name in your book as an added value, know that I value your wanting it even more. With sincere good wishes J. Frank Dobie 3/4/41." Illustrated by Tom Lea. Frontispiece color portrait illustration of Native Americans, 4 more full page color illustrations, 22 full page b&w illustrations, 23 illustrations in the text. Bound in publisher's brown cloth with black and gold cover decorations and gold spine titles. Gently bumped at both ends of spine and top corners, tanning to endpapers. Unclipped dust jacket is bright with a small piece missing from bottom of spine panel and a 2"x 0.5" piece missing from top of spine panel, rubbing to spine panel. Dobie's wonderful book about the legends of abandoned Spanish gold and silver mines in the American Southwest and the adventurous men who tried to find them. Ships same or next business day well protected in a box. Dust jacket now protected in Mylar. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 366 pages; Signed by Author. [Item #77966]

Price: $250.00

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