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The horsecatcher / by Mari Sandoz.

Author/Creator:
Sandoz, Mari, 1896-1966.
Publication:
Philadelphia : Westminster Press, c1957.
Format/Description:
Book
192 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Status/Location:
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Subjects:
Indians of North America -- Juvenile fiction.
Wild horses -- Behavior -- Juvenile literature.
Cheyenne Indians -- Juvenile fiction.
Horses -- Juvenile fiction.
Childrens subjects:
Cheyenne Indians -- Fiction.
Horses -- Fiction.
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Summary:
Unable to kill, a young Cheyenne is scorned by his tribe when he chooses to become a horse catcher rather than a warrior.
Notes:
Newbery Honor Book, 1958.
Local notes:
Schimmel Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2014 by Caroline F. Schimmel.
Schimmel Collection copy has autograph ("Susie Billick") in blue ink on front flap of dust jacket; ms. ownership inscription ("THIS BooK BeLongs to -------- Susie Billick") in blue ink on front free endpaper.
Schimmel Collection copy has bookseller's label ("VROMAN'S PASADENA") of Vroman's Bookstore on back pastedown.
Schimmel Collection copy: dust jacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Schimmel, Caroline F. (donor) (Schimmel Collection copy)
Billick, Susie (autograph) (Schimmel Collection copy)
Vroman's Bookstore (label) (Schimmel Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1957
Contributor:
Caroline F. Schimmel Fiction Collection of Women in the American Wilderness (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
301748