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The Resource King of the wind, by Marguerite Henry ; illustrated by Wesley Dennis

King of the wind, by Marguerite Henry ; illustrated by Wesley Dennis

Label
King of the wind
Title
King of the wind
Statement of responsibility
by Marguerite Henry ; illustrated by Wesley Dennis
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sham and the stable boy Agba travel from Morocco to France to England where, at last, Sham's majesty is recognized and he becomes the "Godolphin Arabian," ancestor of the most superior Thoroughbred horses
Summary
Traces the progression of Sham, a Moroccan horse, from its days as a carter's horse in France, to thoroughbred champion as the Godolphin Arabian at Newmarket, England, and the mute boy who cared for it all its life
Character
Award
Newberry Medal, 1949.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
091211
Cataloging source
HCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1902-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Henry, Marguerite
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
830
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1903-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dennis, Wesley
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Horses
  • Horses
Target audience
juvenile
Label
King of the wind, by Marguerite Henry ; illustrated by Wesley Dennis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [3], 2nd group)
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st Aladdin Books ed.
Extent
172, [3] p.
Isbn
9780689714863
Lccn
91013474 /AC
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780689714863
  • (OCoLC)23462774
Label
King of the wind, by Marguerite Henry ; illustrated by Wesley Dennis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [3], 2nd group)
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st Aladdin Books ed.
Extent
172, [3] p.
Isbn
9780689714863
Lccn
91013474 /AC
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780689714863
  • (OCoLC)23462774

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