Sutcliff, Rosemary

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 1840 BLP/04/02/07
  • Dates of Creation
      1955-1961
  • Physical Description
      11 items

Scope and Content

Small file of letters from the writer Rosemary Sutcliff to Barbara Leonie Picard. The letters reference the difficulties both Sutcliff and Picard appear to have had in writing the titles they contributed to the Batsford Living History series ['The Tower and the Traitors' by Picard and 'Houses and Homes' by Sutcliff], and Sutcliff's opinion of Henry Treece's contribution to that series ['The Queen's Brooch']; Sutcliff's opinion of the works of J.R.R. Tolkien and T.H. White; Sutcliff's admiration for Picard's work, in particular her fairy tales; and also reference some of Sutcliff's books, including 'Outcast', 'Warrior Scarlet', 'The Lantern Bearers', 'Knight's Fee', and 'Beowulf: Dragonslayer'.

Related Material

For other correspondence from Rosemary Sutcliff in the Seven Stories Collection, see the J.A. Cowie Collection of Rosemary Sutcliff correspondence, reference JAC.