Black Beauty

September 27, 2012|
Black Beauty by Anna Sewell
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An autobiographical memoir told by the titular horse named Black Beauty. Beginning with his carefree days as a colt on an English farm with his mother, to his difficult life pulling cabs in London, to his happy retirement in the country. Along the way, he meets with many hardships and recounts many tales of cruelty and kindness. Each short chapter recounts an incident in Black Beauty's life containing a lesson or moral typically related to the kindness, sympathy, and understanding treatment of horses, with Sewell's detailed observations and extensive descriptions of horse behaviour.
Anna Sewell, March 30, 1820 - April 25, 1878 Anna Sewell was on March 30, 1820 in Yarmouth, Norfolk, England. She was raised a Quaker by her father a bank manager and her mother, a children's novelist. At the age of fourteen, Sewell hurt her knee during a fall and the injury never healed right. Even though she could not walk well, she ...
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Title:Black BeautyFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:164 pages, 8 X 5.25 X 0.38 inShipping dimensions:164 pages, 8 X 5.25 X 0.38 inPublished:27 septembre 2012Publisher:Progres et Declin SALanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1909438987

ISBN - 13:9781909438989

Appropriate for ages: 9

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