The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett


The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

  • From our Children's Classics category:

    The Secret Garden    by Frances Hodgson Burnett, with essays by Constance Buel Burnett and Marghanita Laski

    Hardcovered, with dust jacket.  Very gently used, in near-new condition.  


    After the death of her parents, Mary Lennox is sent to live at her uncle's mansion, a dark old house full of mysteries.  Mary never sees her hunchbacked uncle, in the night she hears strange cries, and one day she finds a locked door leading to an overgrown garden.  The discovery of this forgotten paradise brings changes in mary's life, and in the lives of those around her, that she never imagined.

    This classic tale of kindness and faith ahs enchanted readers of all ages ever since its first publication in 1911.  Faithfully reprited from the first edition of The Secret Garden, this volume contains essays by Constance Buel Burnett, who was the author's daughter-in-law, and Marghanita Laski.