Black sketchbook for Life Story, page 299

Children's Literature Virginia Lee Burton papers
Black sketchbook for Life Story, page 299

Item Info

Item No: burt00338
Title: Black sketchbook for Life Story, page 299
Additional Title: Life Story
Language: English
Material: Pen and ink on paper

"And now the climate was colder - the mountains higher 

The long rule of reptiles was slowly to end - one by one the great families disappeared the flying [illegible] and walking reptiles disappeared - never to be seen again except in fossils in the Natural History Museums - flowering plants had taken over for the conifers - little warm blooded mammals and birds remained."


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: 27 cm
Call Number: BURT BLACK 1
Creator Name: Burton, Virginia Lee, 1909-1968 - Artist

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