1: Very interesting account of the lost wax casting technique

http://rroc.org.au/wiki/images/d/de/SpiritOfEcstasyPart2-by-BGillings.pdf


2: The story of the Rolls-Royce mascot

http://www.darwinlimousines.com/images/spirit1.pdf


3: The early days and the origins of the mascot

http://www.sclews.me.uk/sykes.htm


4: Short account of the mascot history by Jo Sykes, his daughter

http://rroc.org.au/wiki/index.php?title=History:Jo_Sykes


5: Poems and folk songs about Eleanor Thornton by Tom Bliss

http://www.turnstone.tv/spiritofe.html


6: Poster advertising Rolls-Royce cars, c1907

http://www.heritage-mages.comi-/Preview/PreviewPage.aspx?id=1193841&pricing=true&licenseType=RM


7: ELEANOR, IN BODY OR SPIRIT? by Paul Tritton, 1986

http://rroc.org.au/library/eleanor_spirit.html


8: Details of large size cast of the mascot in solid silver, by Rolls-Royce 1994

http://www.pullmangallery.com/view_item.php?item=1751&cat=24#


Works by Charles Sykes

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