In her celebrated children's book, The Secret Garden (1911), Frances Hodgson Burnett
creates a poignant moment when her orphaned child protagonist, Mary Lennox, stranded in India and awaiting passage to England, asks another child, "Where is home?
TODAY FEAST OF COLMAN CLOYNE 1849: Frances Hodgson Burnett
, author of The Secret Garden and Little Lord Fauntleroy, was born in Manchester.
Celebrating 100 years of The Secret Garden Frances Hodgson Burnett
is a specially illustrated edition by Robert Ingpen (Walker A$39.
But the absence of some other playwrights, such as the very popular Frances Hodgson Burnett
, the suffragist and actor Elizabeth Robins, and Mary Roberts Rinehart, Clare Kummer, and Zoe Akins, raises intriguing questions.
Some of my favorite garden books are: A Southern Garden by Elizabeth Lawrence, One Man's Garden and The Essential Earthman by Henry Mitchell, The Sweet Apple Gardening Book by Celestine Sibley, and for children, A Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Great Maytham Hall is an Edwin Lutyens 'rebuild' with a walled garden, which inspired Frances Hodgson Burnett
to write 'The Secret Garden', and those attending would be able to look round the garden which is not normally open to the public.
A HUNDRED YEARS AGO Frances Hodgson Burnett
, the well-known children's author, published a hard-hitting novel for adults about an unhappy transatlantic marriage.
One of childhood's most beloved books is The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
As an illustrator, Tudor utilized her talents by decorating works of famous children's authors such as Hans Christian Andersen, Frances Hodgson Burnett
, Kenneth Grahame, Clement Clarke Moore, and Robert Louis Stevenson.
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
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].
Sobre el conocido relato infantil de Frances Hodgson Burnett
, ya llevado este en los treinta a la pantalla, con Shirley Temple, tan bello y luminoso cuento filmico intereso sobre todo por sus innegables hallazgos visuales.
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