Item No: burt00217
Title: Green sketchbook for Life Story, page 60
Additional Title: Life Story
Pen and ink on paper
"Millions and millions of years - slowly and now the climate had grown colder
Great mountains rolled by in the sky
Glaciers formed and spread over the land where once there were swamp climb up and now there were desserts - Many of the plants of the scene before had disappeared and cone bearing trees took over the leading place in the plant world and reptile - animal layer had eggs or dry land took over the leading role from the amphibians
Act I Scene 6."
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