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Illustrating Rosemary Sutcliff

Rosemary Sutcliff’s books were  graced with the work of major British illustrators: Charles Keeping, Alan Lee, Victor Ambrus, C Walter Hodges, Richard Kennedy, Ralph Thompson, and Emma Chichester Clark. 107 more words

C. Walter Hodges

C Walter Hodges was Illustrator of early Rosemary Sutcliff historical novels

C. Walter Hodges who illustrated some of Rosemary Sutcliff‘s early novels, including The Queen Elizabeth Story (1950), The Eagle of the Ninth  (1954), and  511 more words

C. Walter Hodges

De Adelaar Van Het Negende | The Eagle of the Ninth | Dutch original edition

This is the cover of the 1965 Dutch version of Rosemary Sutcliff‘s acclaimed children’s novel The Eagle of the Ninth. Inside are the same beautiful illustrations by C. 56 more words

C. Walter Hodges

De Adelaar Van Het Negende | The Eagle of the Ninth | Dutch original edition

This is the cover of the 1965 Dutch version of Rosemary Sutcliff‘s acclaimed children’s novel The Eagle of the Ninth. Inside are the same beautiful illustrations by C. 56 more words

C. Walter Hodges

Illustrator C. Walter Hodges illustrated Rosemary Sutcliff books

A while back I noted that English illustrator Cyril Walter Hodges, known as C. Walter Hodges (1909-2004),  worked on Rosemary Sutcliff’s early books. Born in Beckenham and educated at Dulwich College and Goldsmiths’ College, he spent most of his career as a freelance illustrator. 126 more words

Children's Literature

First Edition | Rosemary Sutcliff's The Eagle of the Ninth

Well, they don’t make’em like they used to. I love the smell of old books and the way the pages feel. This edition is especially interesting due to the striking illustration by C. 10 more words

The Eagle Of The Ninth

Charlotte loves Rosemary Sutcliff's The Queen Elizabeth Story | Sutcliff Review of the Week

Charlotte thinks that  Rosemary Sutcliff’s children’s historical novel The Queen Elizabeth Story is  “a lovely book, full of thick description and vivid character and history made real. 126 more words

Historical Fiction