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Rosemary Sutcliff CBE (1920 - 1992)

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Rosemary Sutcliff CBE
Born in East Clandon, Surrey, Englandmap
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Categories: English Authors.

Contents

Biography

Rosemary was born in 1920. She passed away in 1992.

Research Notes

parents George Ernest Sutcliff and Nessie Elizabeth Lawton mar Poole, Volume 5a, Page 559, Sep q 1910

George Ernest: b Torrington, 5b 486, Sep q 1885, mmn LEVEY d Worthing 5h 991, Mar q 1966, age 80

Nessie Elizabeth Lawton b Poole 5a 283, Sep q 1884, mmn BROWN d Bideford 7a 321, Jun q 1955, age 70

Awards

  • 1959 Carnegie Medal, The Lantern Bearers
  • 1971 Zilveren Griffel (nl) (the Dutch Silver Pencil)
  • 1972 Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, Tristan and Iseult
  • 1978 The Other Award, Song for a Dark Queen
  • 1985 Phoenix Award, The Mark of the Horse Lord (1965)
  • 2010 Phoenix Award, The Shining Company (1990)

Arthurian Novels

  • The Lantern Bearers (1959)
  • Sword at Sunset (1963)
  • Tristan and Iseult (1971); retells the story of Tristan and Iseult
  • The Arthurian Trilogy (Inspired by Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur.)
  • The Sword and the Circle (1981), illus. Shirley Felts
  • The Light Beyond the Forest (1979), illus. Shirley Felts
  • The Road to Camlann (1981), illus. Shirley Felts
  • The Shining Company (1990); retells the Y Gododdin story (the earliest mention of Arthur's name)
  • King Arthur Stories: Three books in one (1999), or
  • The King Arthur Trilogy (2007), is an omnibus edition of the Arthurian Trilogy (1979 to 1981).

Bibliography

For complete bibliography of fiction and non-fiction, please see FSP

Sources

  • England & Wales birth registration: Guildford, Volume 2a, Page 173, March quarter 1921, mother's maiden name LAWTON

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