The Autobiography of a Horse
The first person memoirs from Black Beauty. Beginning with his days as a colt on an English farm with his mother to his difficult life pulling cabs in London, and finally retirement back 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.
First published in 1877, this edition’s illustrations are derived from the book published in 1897 with 46 black and white illustrations throughout. As always, this edition is complete and unabridged.
Size: 6" x 9"
Font Size: 12.5pt
Perfect bound with gloss cover; cream standard paper.
Casewrapped with gloss cover; cream standard paper.
Linen cloth wrapped hardcover in black with gold foil stamped letters and gloss dust cover; cream standard paper.