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Ben: The Story of A Cart-Horse

This is a simple story about Ben the carthorse, and his everyday life on the farm.

Publishing history
Dent, London, 1939, 94 pp, illus with photographs by Harold Burdekin

This is a simple story about Ben the carthorse, and his everyday life on the farm, afer his legs can no longer cope with his life as a London dray horse. It’s illustrated with many black and white photos, and is a lovely portrait of a way of farming now long gone.

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Primrose Cumming