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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.
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 1949.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
091211
Cataloging source
DLC
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
Literary form
novels
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
  • Arabian horse
  • Horses
  • England
Target audience
juvenile
Label
King of the wind, by Marguerite Henry ; illustrated by Wesley Dennis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Chicago : Rand McNally, 1948
  • First Aladdin paperbacks edition, 1991
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
19879965
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
172 pages
Isbn
9780689714863
Isbn Type
(Aladdin pbk.)
Lccn
91013474
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocx23462774
Label
King of the wind, by Marguerite Henry ; illustrated by Wesley Dennis
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Chicago : Rand McNally, 1948
  • First Aladdin paperbacks edition, 1991
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
19879965
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
172 pages
Isbn
9780689714863
Isbn Type
(Aladdin pbk.)
Lccn
91013474
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocx23462774

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