A Schoolteacher in Alpine (Hester Proctor's copy; Dobie has written her name on the greeting page). J. Frank Dobie.

A Schoolteacher in Alpine (Hester Proctor's copy; Dobie has written her name on the greeting page)

Austin Tx: (J. Frank Dobie), 1962. First Edition. Octavo; 11pp. Very Good copy in stapled pale green wrappers lettered in dark green. One of the series of Christmas greetings the Dobie's sent over the years. This copy was Hester Proctor's, the daughter of the celebrated sculptor Alexander Phimister Proctor, among whose masterpieces is 'The Seven Mustangs' on the University of Texas campus in Austin. Dobie and the sculptor were friends; he spent much time on Dobie's ranch while working on 'The Seven Mustangs' and Dobie had four of his sculptures in his collection. Item #19756

Price: $50.00

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