'Hilary's Island'

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 1840 EL/04/03/01
  • Dates of Creation
      nd [1948]
  • Physical Description
      11 items

Scope and Content

Original artwork by Elinor Lyon for her book 'Hilary's Island' (Hodder & Stoughton, 1948). The file includes eight of Lyon's black silhouette decorations for the book, and three different cover designs by Elinor Lyon, none of which were used for the published book.

The contents of this file do not constitute a complete suite of Elinor Lyon's silhouette decorations for the book, nor does the file contain any material relating to Eileen Soper's full colour illustrations for the book.

Related Material

For a manuscript draft of 'Hilary's Island', see EL/02/01/01. For a bound first proof, see EL/02/02/01. For contract, correspondence and reviews relating to the book, see EL/03/01/01.