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The Secret Garden - cover

The Secret Garden

Frances Hodgson Burnett

Publisher: Amila Jay

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Summary

The Secret Garden is a novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett first published in book form in 1911, after serialisation in The American Magazine (November 1910  August 1911). Set in England, it is one of Burnett's most popular novels and seen as a classic of English children's literature. Several stage and film adaptations have been made.
Available since: 03/15/2022.
Print length: 224 pages.

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