Green sketchbook for Life Story, page 194

Children's Literature Virginia Lee Burton papers
Green sketchbook for Life Story, page 194

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Item No: burt00243
Title: Green sketchbook for Life Story, page 194
Additional Title: Life Story
Language: English
Material: Pen and ink on paper

"As the earth continued to cool the clouds burst and the rain fell

The low land was covered with with water and the mountains were gradually worn down

The sediments collected in layers and on more and more layers laid down they slowly hardened to make sedimentary rocks. It is in these rocks the record of life on earth is kept."

Media Type: Illustrations
Source: Children's Literature Research Collection
Provenance: Gift of Virginia Lee Burton, 1968.


Virginia Lee Burton, Life Story (New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1962).

Creation Year (Single Year or Earliest Date): 1962
Image Dimensions Width: 28 cm
Call Number: BURT GREEN 1
Creator Name: Burton, Virginia Lee, 1909-1968 - Artist

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