Anna SewellAnna Sewell
English Author
1820 – 1878 A.D.

Anna Sewell, an English author, born at Yarmouth. She became famous for her book, Black Beauty; His Grooms and Companions (1877), which is the autobiography of a horse. This book had a sale of 100,000 copies and continues to be a popular book.


Reference: Famous Women; An Outline of Feminine Achievement Through the Ages With Life Stories of Five Hundred Noted Women By Joseph Adelman. Copyright, 1926 by Ellis M. Lonow Company.

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