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Black Beauty (Fictitious character)

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Works: 129 works in 347 publications in 1 language and 17,946 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Film adaptations  History  Graphic novels  Folklore  Comic books, strips, etc  High interest-low vocabulary books  Pictorial works 
Classifications: PZ10.3.S38, [FIC]
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Most widely held works about Black Beauty (Fictitious character)
    Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( Book )
    121 editions published between 1922 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 7,134 libraries worldwide
    A horse tells the story of his life in nineteenth-century England, and his treatment under many different masters, from a kind country squire to all kinds of drivers when he was let out for hire
    Black Beauty the autobiography of a horse by Anna Sewell( Book )
    35 editions published between 1890 and 2013 in English and held by 1,820 libraries worldwide
    A horse of nineteenth century England tells his life story from his early home through many masters and experiences, both good and bad
    Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( visu )
    9 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 1,438 libraries worldwide
    Black Beauty lives with Squire Gordon and his stable girl Jenny. Squire Gordon is forced to sell Black Beauty to a cruel society lady. He is a sweet-tempered horse who through the course of his life encounters many trying experiences. He endures through his unyielding courage and faith
    Black Beauty by Robin McKinley( Book )
    2 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 1,403 libraries worldwide
    A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters. Here is the compelling tale of a spirited young Thoroughbred that captured the hearts of readers throughout Victorian England when it was first published in 1877. This masterfully illustrated classic is skillfully adapted by Newbery Award-winning author Robin McKinley and remains faithful to the original. With simple text to read aloud to young children, it's little wonder that The Boston Globe says it is "certain to quicken the hearts of young horse lovers." A timeless tale of courage, hope, and strength guaranteed to delight a new generation of readers
    Anna Sewell's Black Beauty : the graphic novel by June Brigman( Book )
    3 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 685 libraries worldwide
    A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters. Presented in comic book format
    Black Beauty : the greatest horse story ever told by Caryn Jenner( Book )
    2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 508 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 465 libraries worldwide
    An abridged version of Black Beauty's experiences with both good and bad masters in nineteenth-century England
    Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( Sound Recording )
    16 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 386 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
    Black Beauty the autobiography of a horse by Anna Sewell( file )
    2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 272 libraries worldwide
    A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters
    Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( file )
    7 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
    Black Beauty, a splendid horse, shares his tumultuous experiences of life in Victorian England. Beauty reveals the tenuous relationship between humans and animals, illuminating the amazing, and the horrid, treatment animals receive from their owners
    The new adventures of Black Beauty ( visu )
    4 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 186 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
    The new adventures of Black Beauty ( visu )
    2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 170 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 adventures of Black Beauty ( visu )
    2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 153 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 )
    2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 142 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 Tigon British Film Productions and Chilton( visu )
    2 editions published between 1971 and 1985 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
    Black Beauty is the classic film about a young girl and her devotion to her beautiful horse
    The adventures of Black Beauty ( visu )
    2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
    The adventures continue with Dr. Gordon, his two children and the extraordinary ebony horse they rescued. Among the highlights, Dr. Gordon takes a young street urchin name Ned under his wing, but Ned is having trouble changing his thieving ways
    Four Film Favorites classic horse films ( visu )
    1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
    In the first program, a young English girl who wins an unruly horse in a raffle goes on to enter him in the Grand National Steeplechase. In the second program, a young girl and her horse go overseas. In the third program, a horse is passed through the hands of many masters prior to returning to his original young master and a happy retirement. The fourth program is a fictionalized account of an underdog bay colt who became one of the greatest thoroughbreds in horseracing history
    Black Beauty by Anna Sewell( Sound Recording )
    3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 124 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 by Anna Sewell( Book )
    1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
    A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters
    Black Beauty his groom and companions by Anna Sewell( Book )
    1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
    A horse in nineteenth-century England recounts his experiences with both good and bad masters
 
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