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Walter Farley (1915–1989)

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Walter Farley was born in Syracuse, New York on June 26, 1915. He began writing The Black Stallion when he was a student at Columbia University and completed it while working as an advertising copywriter in New York City. It was an immediate success when it was published in 1941. During World War vis mere II, he served in the army where he wrote the second book in the series, The Black Stallion Returns. After his discharge from the service in 1946, he became a full-time author. He wrote 20 novels in the Black Stallion series. His also wrote a fictionalized biography of America's greatest Thoroughbred, Man O'War. He died of heart failure on October 17, 1989 at the age of 74. (Bowker Author Biography) vis mindre

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Værker af Walter Farley

Den sorte hingst (1941) 4,908 eksemplarer
Den sorte hingst vender tilbage (1945) 1,715 eksemplarer
Den sorte hingsts søn (1947) 1,453 eksemplarer
Den sorte hingst sejrer (1949) 1,008 eksemplarer
The Black Stallion Mystery (1957) 1,004 eksemplarer
Den sorte hingst gør oprør (1953) 953 eksemplarer
The Black Stallion and Flame (1960) 888 eksemplarer
The island stallion (1948) 876 eksemplarer
The Black Stallion's Filly (1952) 772 eksemplarer
The black stallion's ghost (1964) 761 eksemplarer
Gnisten (1950) 732 eksemplarer
The Black Stallion and the Girl (1971) 686 eksemplarer
The black stallion's courage (1956) 663 eksemplarer
Man O'War (1962) 634 eksemplarer
Little Black, A Pony (1961) 597 eksemplarer
Den sorte hingst bliver udfordret (1964) 577 eksemplarer
Gnisten går amok (1954) 562 eksemplarer
Hingsten Flamme (1951) 554 eksemplarer
The Black Stallion Legend (1983) 526 eksemplarer
Hingsten Flamme's dyst (1955) 472 eksemplarer
The Young Black Stallion (1989) 454 eksemplarer
The Horse-Tamer (1958) 353 eksemplarer
Little Black Goes to the Circus! (1963) 329 eksemplarer
The Black Stallion Picture Book (1979) 140 eksemplarer
Big Black Horse (1953) 72 eksemplarer
The Great Dane Thor (1966) 52 eksemplarer
Little Black Pony Races (1968) 28 eksemplarer
Horse That Swam Away (1965) 26 eksemplarer

Associated Works

The Black Stallion [1979 film] (1979) — Original book — 172 eksemplarer
The Black Stallion Returns [1983 film] (1983) — Original story — 57 eksemplarer
The Young Black Stallion [2003 film] (2004) — Original book — 37 eksemplarer
Writing Books for Boys and Girls (1952) — Bidragyder, nogle udgaver5 eksemplarer
The New Roger Caras Treasury of Great Horse Stories (1999) — Bidragyder — 3 eksemplarer

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The Black Stallion Series, Walter Farley i World Reading Circle (januar 2014)


Independent Reading Level: Grade 1-2
Yamilet2023 | 5 andre anmeldelser | Dec 4, 2023 |
First published in 1941, Walter Farley's best-selling novel for young readers is the triumphant tale of a boy and a wild horse. From Alec Ramsay and the Black's first meeting on an ill-fated ship to their adventures on a desert island and their eventual rescue, this beloved story will hold the rapt attention of readers new and old.
PlumfieldCH | 55 andre anmeldelser | Sep 22, 2023 |
Black Stallion series, Walter Farley, horses, racing,
fetish4minx | 6 andre anmeldelser | Jul 19, 2023 |



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