BLACK BEAUTY: The Autobiography of a Horse. Reading Lessons on this favourite friend and servant of man.
A very nice early edition of one of the best selling books of all time. Undated but about 1880 by the original  publisher for their 1/6d "Empire Educational Series" with the final leaf carrying an advert for the RSPCA. It was Sewell's only book and an instant best- seller but with the author dying just five months after its publication. Small 8vo.(6¾"x4½") 248pps.Frontispiece and five illustrations,original publishers cloth. A clean sound copy.
Author SEWELL, Anna. [1820-1878]
Publisher LONDON: Jarrold & Sons, 10 & 11, Warwick Lane EC [c.1880]