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Black Beauty: The Autobiography of a Horse

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Publisher Description

From its first publication in 1877, Black Beauty has been one of the best-loved animal stories ever written. The dramatic and heartwarming tale is told by the magnificent black horse himself, from his idyllic days on a country squire’s estate to his harsh fate as a London cab horse and his merciful rescue by two kindly old ladies.

Filled with vivid anecdotes about animal intelligence, the novel derives a special magic from the love of all creatures, great and small, apparent on every page. But the book’s lasting impact comes from its descriptions of a human society struggling to find the goodness within itself and its plea for kindness to all creatures—a message so powerful that this favorite classic began a crusade for animal welfare that continues to this day.

GENRE
Kids & Young Adults
NARRATOR
GH
Geoffrey Howard
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
05:21
hr min
RELEASED
2011
31 October
PUBLISHER
Blackstone Publishing
SIZE
270.6
MB