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Black Beauty

The Autobiography of a Horse

Anna Sewell

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This edition of Black Beauty includes a Foreword, Biographical Note, and Afterword by Nancy Springer.

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Black Beauty
PART ONECHAPTER 1MY EARLY HOMETHE FIRST PLACE that I can well remember was a large pleasant meadow with a pond of clear water in it. Some shady trees leaned over it, and rushes and water-lilies grew at the deep end. Over the hedge on one side we looked into a ploughed field, and on the other we looked over a gate at our master's house, which stood by the roadside; at the top of the meadow was a plantation of fir trees, and at the bottom a running brook overhung by a steep bank.Whilst I was young I lived upon my mother's milk, as I could not eat grass. In the day time I ran by her
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  • Anna Sewell

  • Anna Sewell (1820-78) was born in Norfolk, England. Disabled through illness, she grew to rely on a horse and carriage for mobility. Black Beauty was inspired by her experiences, and remains one of the world's favorite animal stories.
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The Autobiography of a Horse

Anna Sewell

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