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BEN:  THE STORY OF A CART-HORSE., Cumming, Primrose.

Author Name    Cumming, Primrose.

Title   BEN: THE STORY OF A CART-HORSE.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Good

Jacket Condition   No Jacket

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   London J.M. Dent & Sons 1939

Illustrator   Harold Burdekin, photographs.

Seller ID   29241

95 pp, 8 7/8" H. Brick-coloured cloth with white and blue lettering on spine, blue lettering and white illustration on front board. Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs. Charming story of Ben, a brewery horse who is 'retired' to the country after years of pulling drays on London's hard streets cause him to develop problems with side bones. As a farm horse, Ben leads a productive life, much valued by Mr. Comyn, the farmer. An interesting look at a year on an English farm pre World War II. Very soft bump at top corner of pages, some light finger marks and soft wrinkles from handling on some pages, light edge wear, light wrinkling to top/bottom of spine, small soft bump to top corner of boards, a few light soiling and rub marks on rear board, color of title lettering on spine has faded.

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