Black Beauty - HB (Print size - medium)

Black Beauty - HB (Print size - medium)


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Code: UAS1Format: Hard BackPages: 315Author: Sewell, AnnaAge Group: ChildrenSize: 15 x 22

Equitainment's Comments

This Second Printing Edition was published in 1946, it's in very good pre-loved condition with some cover wear pf the dust jacket, all in all pages are clean, slightly yellowed and tightly bound. Black Beauty has a few beautiful coloured full paged illustrations as well as black & white illustrations and published by The World Publishing Company.

Product Overview

Black Beauty was a thoroughbred horse who began his career as the favourite in a gentleman's stable. He was ruined when his knees were broken by a drunken groom, and after that his life was a succession of misfortunes...

Until one day when a wonderful stroke of luck brought him the happiness and contentment for which he had always longed.

In her charming Introduction to this volume, May Lamberton Becker says, "She thought, suppose a horse could tell his own story, wouldn't people really pay attention then?" Anna was right for "they say that more copies of Black Beauty have been printed than of any other book except the Bible".

Wesley Dennis's love of horses, and his knowledge fo them, made him the natural choice as illustrator...

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