‘Black Beauty. The Life Story of a Horse’ by Anna Sewell. Illustrated by Percy F.S. Spence. Published by A&C Black. 1959. UK 1st edition thus. The book is in very good + condition, with no marks and a gift inscription and a bookplate on the front end paper. The dust wrapper is in very good condition and is price clipped. There is a tear to the top of the front cover spine join. There is light wear to the top/base of the spine and corners. Contains 8 colour and 8 black & white plates.