Black Beauty (Calla Editions)
Black Beauty (Calla Editions) Hardcover - August 19, 2015 by Anna Sewell (Author), Cecil Aldin (Illustrator) A spirited horse passes through the hands of many masters ― some kind, some cruel ― in this classic of children's literature. Narrated from the horse's perspective in simple yet lyrical language, Black Beauty tells a moving story of courage in the face of adversity and the healing power of love and kindness. Generations of readers of all ages have adored this 1877 novel, which is widely credited with having improved the treatment of horses. This deluxe hardcover edition is graced by 18 gorgeous, full-color illustrations by British artist Cecil Aldin, famous for his fine equestrian art.