The Secret Garden (Barnes & Noble Collectible Editions)

By Frances Hodgson Burnett (Author), Charles Robinson (Illustrator)


Format Hardcover



The Secret Garden (Barnes & Noble Collectible Editions)

by Frances Hodgson Burnett, Charles Robinson
On the grounds of Misselthwaite, her Uncle Archibalds estate near the Yorkshire moors, nine-year-old Mary Lennox finds a walled-in garden that has been locked securely for years. With the help of Dickon Sowerby, a young local boy who can charm animals, Mary cultivates the garden, an experiences that both improves her health and raises her spirits. Ultimately, the secret garden proves beneficial not only to to Mary, but to her sickly cousin Colin, whom her estranged uncle has locked away in solitude following the death of his beloved wife, Colins mother. Nurtured with love and tenderness, the secret garden proves it has the power to heal the heart.
First published in 1911, Frances Hodgson Burnetts The Secret Garden is a much-loved classic of childrens literature. This illustrated edition, with full-color plates by Charles Robinson, features an elegant bonded-leather binding, a satin-ribbon bookmark, distinctive gilded edging, and decorative endpapers. Decorative, durable, and collectible, its a book that will be cherished by readers of all ages.

Pub Date: 7/3/2015

ISBN: 9781435158184

Price: $15.00 / $23.00 CAN

Format: Hardcover

Pages: 304 pages, all in color, 8 illus

Trim: 6.16 x 8 x 0 Inches

Category: Classics | Classics

Publisher: Barnes & Noble

Series: Barnes & Noble Collectible Editions