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To: ApplegateRanch

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thornton_Burgess

Turns out Beatrix Potter created Peter Rabbit, and Burgess consciously “borrowed” him.


7 posted on 03/30/2013 1:43:11 PM PDT by Arthur McGowan (If you're FOR sticking scissors in a female's neck and sucking out her brains, you are PRO-WOMAN!)
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To: Arthur McGowan
Turns out Beatrix Potter created Peter Rabbit, and Burgess consciously “borrowed” him.

Joel Chandler Harris' "Uncle Remus" books of the 1880's also seem to have influenced Burgess's stories.

29 posted on 03/30/2013 7:15:55 PM PDT by Fiji Hill (Io Triumphe!)
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