Macdonald, London, 1968, illus Gillian Shanks. 155 pp.
Reprinted Macmillan, London 1978
Puffin, pb, 1971, cover, still from TV series, 155 pp.
Puffin, pb, 1980, cover Martin Reiner, 155 pp.
“Life was not always easy for Joe in his Tyneside home, but suddenlyeverything changed when he met Mr Prodhurst, the rag-and-bone man, and gotto know his gaunt, intelligent old horse, the Gladiator.”