Frances Hodgson Burnett


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United States writer (born in England) remembered for her novels for children (1849-1924)

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In fact, the English style of the southern garden is home to a bronze sculpture, the Burnett Fountain, depicting a young boy and girl based on characters from The Secret Garden, by Frances Hodgson Burnett.
The ornamental quality of the work evokes an image from the Shirley Temple movie The Little Princess (1939), based on the novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett.
2) Archibald Crane (played by Bill Lively) is reunited with ailing son Colin (portrayed by Cristian Guerrero) in the play version of the classic Frances Hodgson Burnett novel.
While during her life time (1849-1924), Frances Hodgson Burnett was best known for her many adult novels and plays, today it is for her children's books that she is remembered, especially for her masterpiece which has become a true classic and has never been out of print--The Secret Garden.
Frances Hodgson Burnett, Little Lord Fauntleroy (New York, 1981) [first published in 1886].
A decade after Queen Victoria died, a British-American writer named Frances Hodgson Burnett published a novel about two ill children who are healed by a mysterious garden.
The final event of the OB season was the premiere by founding artistic director Ronn Guidi of The Secret Garden, a charming but long-winded and sometimes confusing story ballet of the children's classic by Frances Hodgson Burnett.
From its beginning, the writings of women such as Louisa May Alcott, Frances Hodgson Burnett, Sarah Orne Jewitt, Christina Rossetti, Lucretia Hale, Susan Coolidge, Kate Douglas Wiggin, Helen Hunt Jackson, and Dorothy Canfield Fisher were highlighted.
The other books chosen for the exhibition are The Borrowers by Mary Norton (published in 1952), Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl (1964), The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett (1911), The Iron Man by Ted Hughes (1968) and Peter and Wendy by JM Barrie (1911) Picture This: Children's Illustrated Classics runs from June 20 until September 27.
As a child I loved the riches-to-rags-to-riches A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett, with the monkey who climbs through the skylight and brings food and presents to the hungry orphan Sara Crewe.
The second volume features passages by 14 children's authors, political figures, and well-known writers, born between the 1780s and 1860s, including Lady Morgan (Sydney Owenson), Anna Eliza Bray, Mary Wright Sewell, Mary Cowden Clarke, Louisa Twining, Marianne North, Mary Elizabeth Braddon, Anne Thackeray Ritchie, Frances Hodgson Burnett, Sarah Grand, Menie Muriel Dowie, Emmeline Pankhurst, E.
Frances Hodgson Burnett remains best known for The Secret Garden (1911), A Little Princess (1905), and Little Lord Fauntleroy (1886).
With springtime in bloom, this classic tale of discovery and rejuvenation is presented by Cornerstone Performing Arts Center in a tight, well-acted adaptation of the 1911 Frances Hodgson Burnett children's novel.
The new musical version is based on the well-known and loved story by Frances Hodgson Burnett.