Indicia title is "THE FAMOUS HORSE CLASSIC, BLACK BEAUTY, No. 440." Code number is B.BEAUTY O.S. #440-5212. Copyright 1952 by Western Printing & Lithographing Co. Adapted from the 1877 novel "Black Beauty" by Anna Sewell.
The story starts on the inside front cover in text and three black and white illustrations, continues directly into 33 pages of comic panel story (ending on the inside back cover in black and white), then concludes with a page of text and three color illustrations on the back cover.
Adapted from the 1877 novel "Black Beauty" by Anna Sewell. Pencils and inks credits for this sequence from Alberto Becattini (May 14, 2007)