Item No: burt00338
Title: Black sketchbook for Life Story, page 299
Additional Title: Life Story
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."
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