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Sutcliff, Rosemary

Overview
Works: 470 works in 2,194 publications in 10 languages and 44,108 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Legends  Drama  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Folklore  Arthurian romances 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Editor, Author of screenplay, Author of afterword, colophon, etc.
Classifications: PZ7.S966, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rosemary Sutcliff
Black ships before Troy : the story of the Iliad by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

32 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,985 WorldCat member 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 eagle of the Ninth by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

101 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,875 WorldCat member 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
Beowulf by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

69 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Anglo-Saxon epic of Beowulf retold for young readers
The lantern bearers by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

63 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,706 WorldCat member 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 sword and the circle : King Arthur and the knights of the Round Table by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

26 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 1,635 WorldCat member 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 wanderings of Odysseus : the story of the Odyssey by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

19 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 1,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the adventures of Odysseus on his long voyage home from the Trojan War. Suggested level: primary, intermediate, junior secondary
The shining company by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

18 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 1,520 WorldCat member 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
Sword at sunset by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

48 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in English and held by 1,466 WorldCat member 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 road to Camlann by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

16 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 1,352 WorldCat member 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
The light beyond the forest : the quest for the Holy Grail by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

22 editions published between 1979 and 1997 in English and held by 1,267 WorldCat member 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 )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and Japanese and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a minstrel's adopted dragon pup is stolen by a wicked showman, the minstrel's songs suffer accordingly
Tristan and Iseult by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

41 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,085 WorldCat member 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 )

31 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in English and held by 1,079 WorldCat member 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
The silver branch by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

42 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in English and Russian and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justin goes to Britain to serve the Roman army as a surgeon, and when he discovers that the finance minister is betraying them to the local tribes, Justin asserts himself and gains self confidence in his decisions
Flame-colored taffeta by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

13 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 948 WorldCat member 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 )

43 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 936 WorldCat member 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
Dawn wind by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

29 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of a youth in Britain during the Saxon invasion
Knight's fee by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

36 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical fiction
The witch's brat by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

18 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The knowledge of herbs and healing that once prompted the villagers to stone him out of town eventually becomes the salvation for a crippled boy in twelfth-century England
The Hound of Ulster by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

24 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legends of the Irish folk hero Cuchulain, nicknamed the Hound for his reckless bravery
 
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The sword and the circle : King Arthur and the knights of the Round Table
Alternative Names
Rosamaria Sutcliff

Rosemary Sutcliff

Rosemary Sutcliff britisk skribent

Rosemary Sutcliff Brits schrijfster

Rosemary Sutcliff Brits schrijver

Rosemary Sutcliff brittisk författare

Rosemary Sutcliff écrivaine britannique

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Rosemary Sutcliff scrittrice inglese

Rozmarï Satklïf

Satokurifu, Rōzumari.

Satokurifu, Rōzumari 1920-1992

Sutcliff, Rosemarie 1920-1992

Sutcliff, Rosemary 1920-1992

Suthcliff, Rosemary

Розмари Сатклиф

Сатклиф, Розмэри

Ռոզմարի Սաթքլիֆ

روزمارىي ساتكلىيف

서트클리프, 로즈마리 1920-1992

サトクリフ, ローズマリー

ローズマリー・サトクリフ

沙特克里夫

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The eagle of the NinthBeowulfThe lantern bearersThe sword and the circle : King Arthur and the knights of the Round TableThe wanderings of Odysseus : the story of the OdysseyThe shining companySword at sunsetThe road to Camlann