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The Resource King of the wind : the story of the Godolphin Arabian, Marguerite Henry ; illustrated by Wesley Dennis

King of the wind : the story of the Godolphin Arabian, Marguerite Henry ; illustrated by Wesley Dennis

Label
King of the wind : the story of the Godolphin Arabian
Title
King of the wind
Title remainder
the story of the Godolphin Arabian
Statement of responsibility
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
NjBwBT
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ10.3.H43
LC item number
Ki 2006
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
King of the wind : the story of the Godolphin Arabian, Marguerite Henry ; illustrated by Wesley Dennis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: Chicago : Rand McNally, 1948
  • "A Newbery Medal winner"--Cover
  • One copy donated by the Friends of the Greenwood Public Library
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [175])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
10100739
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
172 pages, 3 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780689829901
Lccn
bl2007000793
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
King of the wind : the story of the Godolphin Arabian, Marguerite Henry ; illustrated by Wesley Dennis
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: Chicago : Rand McNally, 1948
  • "A Newbery Medal winner"--Cover
  • One copy donated by the Friends of the Greenwood Public Library
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page [175])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
10100739
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
172 pages, 3 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780689829901
Lccn
bl2007000793
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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