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Virginia Lee Burton

a life in art

by Barbara Elleman

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin Co. in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Authors,
  • Illustrators,
  • Children"s stories,
  • Authorship,
  • Illustration of books,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Biography,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 128-132) and index.

    Statementby Barbara Elleman
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3503.U738 Z65 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination136 p. :
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24870754M
    ISBN 100618003428
    ISBN 109780618003426
    LC Control Number2002000220
    OCLC/WorldCa48965226


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