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The Secret Garden

Written by Frances Hodgson Burnett

Part of the Everyman's Library CHILDREN'S CLASSICS Series

The Secret Garden Synopsis

This story of two spoilt and lonely children, whose happiness is regained as they bring to life a neglected garden, has become the best-loved of all Mrs. Burnett's books, but it did not acquire universal popularity until long after its first publication in 1911 Although set in Yorkshire, it was inspired by the rose garden at Great Maytham Hall in Kent (which still flourishes) where its much-travelled author lived from 1898 to 1907. The story has many illustrators, bur none has surpassed Charles Robinson who first created in his pictures the romantic and mysterious atmosphere of Misselthwaite Manor and the locked, forgotten garden.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781857159110
Publication date: 6th May 1993
Author: Frances Hodgson Burnett
Publisher: Everyman's Library Children's Classics an imprint of Everyman
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 320 pages

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