Item No: burt00202
Title: Green sketchbook for Life Story, page 11
Additional Title: Life Story
Pen and ink on paper
"Prologue: Scene 6 sedimentary rocks
Billions and millions of years ago - another kind of rock appeared. The Sedimentary rocks - The rains fell and great oceans covered much of the land - and the mountains were washed away into the oceans and layer upon layer of ? was laid down on the ocean floors - and for a time climate grew very cold and great glacier covered much of the land - and then melted and again it would happen - mountains build up and only to be worn down - and glaciers and oceans etc.
Early life made its first appearance."
Children's Literature Research Collection
Gift of Virginia Lee Burton, 1968.
Virginia Lee Burton, Life Story (New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1962).
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Burton, Virginia Lee, 1909-1968 - Artist