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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
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.
Awards note
Newberry Medal, 1949.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
091211
Cataloging source
IWA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1902-1997
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Henry, Marguerite
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
830
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ10.3
LC item number
H396k 1976
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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
  • Newbery Medal
Target audience
juvenile
Label
King of the wind, by Marguerite Henry ; illustrated by Wesley Dennis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Illustrations on lining papers
  • "The story of the Godolphin Arabian"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
172 p.
Isbn
9780027436297
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780027436297
  • (OCoLC)40157910
Label
King of the wind, by Marguerite Henry ; illustrated by Wesley Dennis
Publication
Note
  • Illustrations on lining papers
  • "The story of the Godolphin Arabian"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
172 p.
Isbn
9780027436297
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780027436297
  • (OCoLC)40157910

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