The illustrations are fantastic. This man, Will James, knew horses, well. He knew their behavior and their anatomy.
The illustrations are fantastic.
Smoky the Cow Horse book. See a Problem? We’d love your help. Smoky knows only one way of life: freedom.
Smoky the Cowhorse is a novel by Will James that was the winner of the 1927 Newbery Medal. The story details the life of a horse in the western United States from his birth to his eventual decline. It takes place after the 1910s, during which the West dies away and automobiles are introduced. Smoky is born in the wild but is captured and trained by a cowboy named Clint. Clint is taken by Smoky's intelligence and spirit, and he uses him as his personal steed.
The experiences of a mouse-colored horse from his birth in the wild, through his capture by humans and his work in the rodeo and on the range, to his eventual old age.
The experiences of a mouse-colored horse from his birth in the wild, through his capture by humans and his work in the rodeo and on the range, to his eventual old ag. .
Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books. Illustrated by. Will James.
WILL JAMES: Smoky the Cow Horse. Will James is a famous author who wrote fabulous cowboy stories which he illustrated himself. We have a book "Smoky th. oartsplace.
This is one of the best books that I have ever read. When I first checked it out of the library I thought it might be a boring book, but I was wrong. This book is a real page-turner. The grammar may be horrible, but it adds to the setting, and it makes you feel like you're actually in the old west.
SMOKY: The Cow Horse. Published by Publication Date: 1933. Here are our closest matches for SMOKY: The Cow Horse by Will James. View all copies of this book. Frontispiece scene from the (1933) Fox movie "Smoky" in which Will James himself appears. Orange pictorial boards HC w/DJ
To my way of thinking there's something wrong, or missing, with any person who hasn't got a soft spot in their heart for an animal of some kind.
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