This classic, majestic collection of horses from Newbery Medalist, Marguerite Henry, is strikingly illustrated and makes a great gift for horse lovers of all ages.
How did the Morgan horse get its name? What are the differences between a Belgian and a Clydesdale? Why are the Byerly Turk, Darley Arabian, and Godolphin Arabian so important?
Find the answers to these and many other intriguing questions in Marguerite Henry’s Album of Horses. The award-winning author of Misty of Chincoteague and King of the Wind describes in vivid detail the hardworking Shire, the elegant Lipizzan, the Welsh Mountain pony, and many more, and each description is paired with a full-color illustration by Wesley Dennis.
Never before have facts about horses been more accessible, and with Wesley Dennis's classic illustrations highlighting every page, this unique collection is sure to be treasured by horse lovers of all ages.
Paperback, 112 pages, 9 x 0.4 x 11 inches, ISBN-10: 0689717091, ISBN-13: 978-0689717093
Written by Marguerite Henry and illustrated by Wesley Dennis