Black Beauty: The Autobiography of a Horse by Anna Sewell. This edition is an unabridged republishing of 'Black Beauty' by Anna Sewell published in 1911 by Platt and Munk, New York. Black Beauty is an 1877 novel by English author Anna Sewell. It was composed in the last years of her life, during which she remained in her house as an invalid. The novel became an immediate best-seller, with Sewell dying just five months after its publication, but having lived long enough to see her only novel become a success. With fifty million copies sold, Black Beauty is one of the best-selling books of all time.
About the Author
Anna Sewell (30 March 1820 - 25 April 1878) was an English novelist, best known as the author of the classic 1877 novel Black Beauty.