'Run Away Home'

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 1840 EL/04/03/05
  • Dates of Creation
      nd [1953]
  • Physical Description
      8 items

Scope and Content

Original artwork by Elinor Lyon to illustrate her book 'Run Away Home' (Hodder & Stoughton, 1953). The file contains seven of Elinor Lyon's black silhouette drawings for the book, as well as a colour proof of the cover for the first edition.

The illustrations are arranged here in the order in which they appear in the text, with the cover proof appear at the end. The silhouettes for page 90 and page 152 are missing from the file. All page numbers refer to the first edition of the book.

Related Material

For a manuscript draft of 'Run Away Home', see EL/02/01/05. For a bound first proof, see EL/02/02/04. For contract, correspondence and reviews relating to the book, see EL/03/01/05.