Black Ships Before Troy

byRosemary SutcliffIllustratorAlan Lee

Hardcover | June 1, 2017

Black Ships Before Troy by Rosemary Sutcliff
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Frances Lincoln is proud to reintroduce the Greenaway award-winning Black Ships Before Troy.

Here is Homer's epic poem The Iliad, brought to life by Rosemary Sutcliff with all the skill of a master storyteller. Alan Lee's dramatic cover image hauntingly recreates the age of heroes in this introduction to the Greek classics--a book that should become part of every childhood.
Rosemary Sutcliff, who passed away in 1992, was the author of many highly acclaimed historical novels for both children and adults.Alan Lee, winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal, illustrated the centenary editions of J. R. R. Tolkien's The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, and, more recently, The Children of Hurin. He lives in South Devo...
Title:Black Ships Before TroyFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:128 pages, 11.2 X 8.8 X 0.85 inShipping dimensions:128 pages, 11.2 X 8.8 X 0.85 inPublished:June 1, 2017Publisher:Frances Lincoln Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1847809952

ISBN - 13:9781847809957

Appropriate for ages: 7

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