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Walter Farley (1915–1989)

Autor(a) de The Black Stallion

45+ Works 22,005 Membros 174 Reviews 20 Favorited

About the Author

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 mostrar mais 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) mostrar menos

Séries

Obras de Walter Farley

The Black Stallion (1941) 4,912 cópias
The Black Stallion Returns (1945) 1,717 cópias
Son of the Black Stallion (1947) 1,453 cópias
The Black Stallion and Satan (1949) 1,009 cópias
The Black Stallion Mystery (1957) 1,005 cópias
The Black Stallion Revolts (1953) 953 cópias
The Black Stallion and Flame (1960) 889 cópias
The Island Stallion (1948) 877 cópias
The Black Stallion's Filly (1952) 772 cópias
The Black Stallion's Ghost (1964) 761 cópias
The Black Stallion's Courage (1956) 664 cópias
Man O'War (1962) 634 cópias
Little Black, A Pony (1961) 599 cópias
The Black Stallion Challenged (1964) 578 cópias
The Island Stallion's Fury (1951) 554 cópias
The Black Stallion Legend (1983) 527 cópias
The Island Stallion Races (1955) 472 cópias
The Young Black Stallion (1989) 456 cópias
The Horse-Tamer (1958) 353 cópias
Big Black Horse (1953) 72 cópias
The Great Dane Thor (1966) 52 cópias
Little Black Pony Races (1968) 28 cópias
Horse That Swam Away (1965) 26 cópias
Son of the Black Beauty 1 exemplar(es)

Associated Works

The Black Stallion [1979 film] (1979) — Original book — 172 cópias
The Black Stallion Returns [1983 film] (1983) — Original story — 57 cópias
The Young Black Stallion [2003 film] (2004) — Original book — 37 cópias
Writing Books for Boys and Girls (1952) — Contribuinte, algumas edições5 cópias
The New Roger Caras Treasury of Great Horse Stories (1999) — Contribuinte — 3 cópias

Etiquetado

Conhecimento Comum

Nome padrão
Farley, Walter
Nome de batismo
Farley, Walter Lorimer
Data de nascimento
1915-06-26
Data de falecimento
1989-10-16
Local de enterro
Venice, Florida, USA
Sexo
male
Nacionalidade
USA
Local de nascimento
Syracuse, New York, USA
Local de falecimento
Sarasota, Florida, USA
Causa da morte
heart failure
Locais de residência
Syracuse, New York, USA
Venice, Florida, USA
Earlville, Pennsylvania, USA
Sarasota, Florida, USA
Educação
Columbia University (BA|1941)
Ocupação
children's book author
Relacionamentos
Farley, Steven (son)
Organizações
United States Army (WWII)

Membros

Discussions

The Black Stallion Series, Walter Farley em World Reading Circle (Janeiro 2014)

Resenhas

Independent Reading Level: Grade 1-2
 
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Yamilet2023 | outras 5 resenhas | 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.
 
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PlumfieldCH | outras 55 resenhas | Sep 22, 2023 |
Black Stallion series, Walter Farley, horses, racing,
 
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fetish4minx | outras 6 resenhas | Jul 19, 2023 |

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Estatísticas

Obras
45
Also by
5
Membros
22,005
Popularidade
#975
Avaliação
3.9
Resenhas
174
ISBNs
568
Idiomas
11
Favorito
20

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