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Black Beauty (Fictitious character)

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Works: 106 works in 423 publications in 7 languages and 19,596 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Film adaptations  History  Children's films  Graphic novels  Animal films  Folklore  Television series 
Classifications: PZ10.3.S38, FIC
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Most widely held works about Black Beauty (Fictitious character)
    Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( Book )
    185 editions published between 1878 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 7,253 libraries worldwide
    Black Beauty's story, as told by himself, is the fascinating tale of the life of a horse a hundred years ago, when horses were a part of daily life. Although his early colthood is happy, Black Beauty later tastes the bitterness of cruel handlers and indifferent masters as he passes from hand to hand, progressing from the country to London and back again. This, the most famous horse story ever written, is a must on everyone's reading list
    Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( visu )
    16 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,601 libraries worldwide
    Faithfully based on Anne Sewell's classic novel, this beloved horse story is told by its hero, the gallant Beauty, whose joyous and heartbreaking life takes him from idyllic days on a country squire's estate to London's hard, cobblestoned streets, through decades of owners both kindly and harsh
    Black Beauty by Robin McKinley( Book )
    1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 901 libraries worldwide
    A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters
    Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( Sound Recording )
    35 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and held by 832 libraries worldwide
    The classic tale in which a nineteenth-century English horse tells his life story, one filled with many experiences and masters, both good and bad
    Anna Sewell's Black Beauty : the graphic novel by June Brigman( Book )
    3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 694 libraries worldwide
    A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters. Presented in comic book format
    Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( Book )
    5 editions published between 1989 and 2002 in English and French and held by 558 libraries worldwide
    A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters
    Black Beauty : the greatest horse story ever told by Caryn Jenner( Book )
    3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
    A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters. Illustrated notes throughout the text explain the historical background of the story
    Black Beauty : retold from the Anna Sewell original by Lisa R Church( Book )
    2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 428 libraries worldwide
    An abridged version of Black Beauty's experiences with both good and bad masters in nineteenth-century England
    Black Beauty by L. L Owens( Book )
    2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 427 libraries worldwide
    Graphic novel treatment of Anna Sewell's classic story about a special black horse
    Black Beauty by John Escott( Book )
    4 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
    A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters
    Black Beauty by Cathy East Dubowski( Book )
    1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
    A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters
    The new adventures of Black Beauty ( visu )
    11 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
    Episode 1, "The old world": Nigel Denning, a former British army doctor, his 12-year-old daughter Vicky, and his new wife Jenny make plans to emigrate to a farm in New Zealand. While riding Jenny's horse, Black Beauty, Vicky witnesses a shooting in the woods and becomes involved in the mystery behind the crime. Episode 2, "A horse like Beauty": Nigel leaves for New Zealand with Jenny and Vicky to follow. Two months later, as they are preparing to leave, they learn Nigel's ship is reported missing
    Black Beauty ( visu )
    3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
    "A teenaged girl from the big city volunteers at the local pound where an injured black horse is in jeopardy of being put down. Her overprotective father reluctantly agrees to let her adopt the horse and spend the summer in country with her Grandpa rehabilitating Black Beauty, where they each learn lessons in trust and love."--Container
    Black Beauty by John Davage( Book )
    4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
    A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters
    Black Beauty ( visu )
    5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
    When a girl is given the horse of her dreams, the pair form a bond of love and trust that last forever. Polly and Black Beauty share wondrous adventures and face hardships and danger with Polly's brother Bertie, Merry Legs the pony and the other residents of their lush country estate
    The adventures of Black Beauty ( visu )
    6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
    Black Beauty is a pure black, thoroughbred horse. In the late 19th century rural England, he is adopted into the household of James Gordon, a local doctor and widower. Black Beauty is befriended by the doctor's children, Vicky and Kevin. The children get involved in adventures that brings them into contact with all sorts of colourful characters and villains. You can always be assured, however, that Beauty is on hand to help save the day
    The new adventures of Black Beauty ( visu )
    1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
    Shipwrecked on the wild Australian coast, 13-year-old Bella and the magnificent horse find shelter with a country doctor and his family. While Bella struggles with amnesia, she joins her new friends on a search for stolen treasure, but a pair of thieves have other plans for the mysterious bounty
    The new adventures of Black Beauty ( visu )
    6 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 164 libraries worldwide
    Set in New Zealand's rugged wilderness, where Jenny and her headstrong stepdaughter Vicki have moved to start a new life. Into their lives gallops a magnificant wild horse, with whom Vicki instantly falls in love and names Black Beauty. Together, Jenny and Vicki face many challenges as they struggle to become a close-knit family. Vicki gradually earns Beauty's trust, and Jenny struggles to be accepted by the locals as a woman veterinarian
    Black Beauty by Pauline Francis( Book )
    6 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
    A horse in 19th century England recounts his experiences with good and bad masters
    Black Beauty by Louise Colln( visu )
    9 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
    Black Beauty is the classic film about a young girl and her devotion to her beautiful horse
 
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English (298)
French (2)
Chinese (2)
Slovenian (1)
Polish (1)
Hebrew (1)
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