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Rosemary Sutcliff Papers

Summary Information
Title: Rosemary Sutcliff Papers
Dates: 1959-1972
Creator: Sutcliff, Rosemary
Extent: 15 folders?--manuscript 1 box--illustrative
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1935
Abstract:
The collection contains written material for five titles, plus one piece of original art. Written material includes holographs, front matter, and a corrected carbon typescript.

Repository: University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections

Access and Use
Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required.

Copyright:

This collection is protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials.


Arrangement

Dawn Wind, 1961

Heather, Oak and Olive: three stories, 1972

Knight's Fee, 1960

Lantern Bearers, The, 1959

Original art,

Rider of the White Horse, The, 1967


Biographical Sketch

Rosemary Sutcliff was born December 14, 1920, in East Clanden, Surrey, England, and died July 23 (one source says July 22), 1992. She is considered to be one of the greatest writers of children's literature. Her historical novels were meant for both children and adults, and were known for a deep comprehension of historic details, and credible characters. Biographical Sources: Something About the Author, vols. 6, 44, 73, 78 Children's Literature Review, vol. 37


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains written material for five titles, plus one piece of original art. Written material includes holographs, front matter, and a corrected carbon typescript.

Subject Terms
Indexing Terms
  • The collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the University of Minnesota Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
  • Sutcliff, Rosemary
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Dawn Wind 1961 
Note  London: Oxford U. Press, 1961
Box MF768
holograph with front matter (185 p.)  Box MF768
 
Heather, Oak and Olive: three stories 1972 
Note  New York: Dutton, 1972
Box MF768
typescript, corrected carbon. A crown of wild olives. (33 p.)  Box MF768
 
Knight's Fee 1960 
Note  London: Oxford U. Press, 1960
Box MF768
holograph with front matter (146 p.)  Box MF768
 
Lantern Bearers, The 1959 
Note  London: Oxford U. Press, 1959
Box MF768
holograph with front matter (149 p.)  Box MF768
 
Original art  
Note  : ,
Box MC1155
colored miniature painting of Miss Morgan (1 p.)  Box MC1155
 
Rider of the White Horse, The 1967 
Note  London: Holder, 1967
Box MF769
holograph with front matter (216 p.)  Box MF769