Most widely held works about Rosemary Sutcliff
Most widely held works by Rosemary Sutcliff
The shining company by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
22 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,664 libraries worldwide
In 600 A.D. in northern Britain, Prosper becomes a shield bearer with the Companions, an army made up of three hundred younger sons of minor kings and trained to act as one fighting brotherhood against the invading Saxons.
Black ships before Troy : the story of the Iliad by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
34 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,657 libraries worldwide
Retells the story of the Trojan War, from the quarrel for the golden apple, and the flight of Helen with Paris, to the destruction of Troy.
The sword and the circle : King Arthur and the knights of the Round Table by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
15 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 1,616 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the adventures and exploits of King Arthur and his knights at the court of Camelot and elsewhere in the land of the Britons.
The eagle of the Ninth by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
85 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,577 libraries worldwide
A young centurion ventures among the hostile tribes beyond the Roman Wall to recover the eagle standard of the Ninth, a legion which mysteriously disappeared under his father's command.
The lantern bearers by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
55 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,492 libraries worldwide
Instead of leaving with the last of the Roman legions, Aquila, a young officer, decides that his loyalties lie with Britain, and he eventually joins the forces of the Roman-British leader Ambrosius to fight against the Saxon hordes.
The road to Camlann by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
18 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,432 libraries worldwide
The evil Mordred, plotting against his father King Arthur, implicates the Queen and Sir Lancelot in treachery and brings about the downfall of Camelot and the Round Table.
Sword at sunset by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
24 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,413 libraries worldwide
A re-creation of the story of King Arthur, stripped of its medieval chivalric embellishments and based upon myth, legend, and modern archeological findings.
The wanderings of Odysseus : the story of the Odyssey by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
15 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 1,408 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the adventures of Odysseus on his long voyage home from the Trojan War.
Beowulf by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
18 editions published between 1962 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 1,364 libraries worldwide
The Anglo-Saxon epic of Beowulf retold for young readers.
The light beyond the forest : the quest for the Holy Grail by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
19 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 1,339 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the adventures of King Arthur's knights, Sir Lancelot, Sir Galahad, Sir Bors, and Sir Percival, as they search for the Holy Grail.
The minstrel and the dragon pup by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 1,328 libraries worldwide
When a minstrel's adopted dragon pup is stolen by a wicked showman, the minstrel's songs suffer accordingly.
The silver branch by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
51 editions published between 1957 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,125 libraries worldwide
A young Roman army medical officer, sent to Britain during the period of waning Roman rule, befriends a kinsman with whom he shares an adventure of intrigue, exile, and underground activity with the Lost Ninth Legion.
Tristan and Iseult by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
27 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in English and German and held by 1,088 libraries worldwide
Retells the Celtic legend of the love between the warrior Tristan and Iseult, the wife of King Marc of Cornwall.
The mark of the Horse Lord by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
21 editions published between 1965 and 2006 in English and German and held by 1,000 libraries worldwide
Portrays life in Roman-occupied Britain of the second century, as revealed in a story about the conquests and adventures of the ex-slave and gladiator, Phaedrus.
Flame-colored taffeta by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
8 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and French and held by 930 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Damaris and her friends become involved with smugglers and a young man who may be a spy, in a rural community near the southern coast of England in the eighteenth century.
Warrior scarlet by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
38 editions published between 1958 and 1999 in 9 languages and held by 868 libraries worldwide
In Bronze Age Britain, Drem must overcome the disability of a crippled arm in order to pass his tribe's test of manhood and become a warrior.
Knight's fee by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
23 editions published between 1960 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 859 libraries worldwide
Adventures of a youth in Norman England.
Song for a dark Queen by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
12 editions published between 1978 and 1996 in English and held by 850 libraries worldwide
The life of Boadicea (Boudicca), queen of the Iceni, who led them and other British tribes in a valiant but futile revolt against the Romans in 62 A.D.
Sword song by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 846 libraries worldwide
At sixteen, Bjarni is cast out of the Norse settlement in the Angles' Land for an act of oath-breaking and spends five years sailing the west coast of Scotland and witnessing the feuds of the clan chiefs living there.
Outcast by Rosemary Sutcliff ( Book )
31 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 742 libraries worldwide
Fifteen-year-old Beric feels increasingly bitter isolation when, because of his Roman birth, he is cast out by the Celtic tribe that raised him and, after reaching a Roman settlement, he is sold into slavery and sentenced to serve in a galley for the rest of his life.
Adaptations Adventure stories Arthur,--King Arthurian romances Authors with disabilities Biography Boadicea,--Queen,--d. 62 Britons Cattraeth, Battle of (Catterick, England : ca. 600) Children's stories Dragons England England--Catterick Epic poetry, English (Old) Fiction Finn MacCumhaill,--3rd cent Folklore Folklore Gladiators Grail Great Britain Heroes Historical fiction History Ireland Juvenile works Kings and rulers Knights and knighthood Legends Legends Military history Minstrels Monsters Novelists, English Odysseus (Greek mythology) People with disabilities Poetry Rheumatoid arthritis in children--Patients Romances Romans Rome Scandinavia Scotland Slavery Smuggling Sutcliff, Rosemary Tristan (Legendary character) Trojan War Vikings Young adult works
Rosemary Sutcliff lived1920
Satokurifu, Rōzumari 1920-1992
Sutcliff, Rosemary, 1920-1992ローズマリ・サトクリフ