The Black Stallion by Walter Farley [1972 PAPERBACK ]
VINTAGE PAPERBACK  WINDWARD BOOKS / RANDOM HOUSE
Silverback edition. Tight reading copy with some shelf wear to cover and tanning to pages.
Published originally in 1941, this book is about a young boy, Alec Ramsay who finds a wild black stallion at a small Arabian port on the Red Sea. Between the black stallion and young boy, a strange understanding grew that you lead them through untold dangers as they journeyed to America. Nor could Alec understand that his adventures with the black stallion would capture the interest of an entire nation.