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Sutcliff, Rosemary

Overview
Works: 559 works in 2,481 publications in 10 languages and 42,921 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Historical fiction  Arthurian romances  Action and adventure fiction  Poetry  Literature  Drama  Historical films 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Author of screenplay, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Editor
Classifications: PZ7.S966, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rosemary Sutcliff
The eagle of the Ninth by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

121 editions published between 1954 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 2,091 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
Black ships before Troy : the story of the Iliad by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

46 editions published between 1993 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,999 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. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
The lantern bearers by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

65 editions published between 1959 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,640 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 Roma-British leader Ambrosius to fight against the Saxon hordes
The wanderings of Odysseus : the story of the Odyssey by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

23 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the adventures of Odysseus on his long voyage home from the Trojan War
The sword and the circle : King Arthur and the knights of the Round Table by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

33 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and held by 1,531 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
Sword at sunset by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

50 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in English and held by 1,498 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 shining company by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in English and held by 1,463 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
The silver branch by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

52 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in English and Russian and held by 1,276 WorldCat member 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
Beowulf by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

25 editions published between 1961 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 1,233 WorldCat member 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 )

24 editions published between 1979 and 1997 in English and held by 1,186 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 mark of the Horse Lord by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

37 editions published between 1965 and 2017 in English and held by 1,134 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 minstrel and the dragon pup by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

18 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 1,114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a minstrel's adopted dragon pup is stolen by a wicked showman, the minstrel's songs suffer accordingly
The road to Camlann by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

21 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 1,107 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
Tristan and Iseult by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

42 editions published between 1971 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the Celtic legend of the love between the warrior Tristan and Iseult, the wife of King Marc of Cornwall
Flame-colored taffeta by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 906 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 )

44 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drem, a boy with a crippled arm, must prove himself as a warrior in Bronze Age Britain
The witch's brat by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

42 editions published between 1970 and 2018 in German and English and held by 825 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
Dawn wind by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

30 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

39 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical fiction
Song for a dark Queen by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )

17 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member 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
 
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The sword and the circle : King Arthur and the knights of the Round Table
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Black ships before Troy : the story of the IliadThe lantern bearersThe wanderings of Odysseus : the story of the OdysseyThe sword and the circle : King Arthur and the knights of the Round TableSword at sunsetThe shining companyThe silver branchBeowulf
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

Rosemary Sutcliff englische Schriftstellerin

Rosemary Sutcliff scrittrice inglese

Rōsumari Satokurifu 1920-1992

Rozmarï Satklïf

Satokurifu, Rōzumari.

Satokurifu, Rōzumari 1920-1992

Sutcliff, Rosemarie 1920-1992

Sutcliff, Rosemary 1920-1992

Suthcliff, Rosemary

Розмари Сатклиф

Розмари Сътклиф

Сатклиф Розмэри

Ռոզմարի Սաթքլիֆ

رزماری ساتکلیف

روزمارىي ساتكلىيف

ساتکلیف، رزمری

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

羅斯瑪麗·蘇特克里夫

沙特克里夫

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