Experience the lifetime of a horse in late 19th century England with this beloved, classic tale.
Originally published in 1877, Black Beauty is the "autobiography" of a horse, chronicling a his life experience at the hands of his owners. Some are cruel, with no empathy, while others are kind and gentle. Each experience in Black Beauty's life teaches the reader a lesson aout kindness, compassion, and respect. With illustrations by Cecil Aldin, this beautiful, vibrant clothbound hardcover is unabridged and makes a great addition to every child's library.
The Knickerbocker Classics bring together the essential works of classic authors from around the world in stunning editions to be collected and enjoyed.
Publisher: Race Point Publishing
Number of pages: 256
Weight: 460 g
Dimensions: 197 x 152 x 23 mm
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“A fabulous classic”
Its a fabulous classic, one of the few books I can read over and over again.
A book that I read as a child, and now reading it again as an adult just as inspiring.
“A delightful read”
Evidently I seem to have read this before, despite thinking that I hadn't but there we go. Having re-read it, I found that I did enjoy it more (or at least remember how much I enjoyed it) as it reminds me of all... More
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