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Unearthing The Secret Garden: The Plants and Places That Inspired Frances Hodgson Burnett

Marta McDowell

List price £19.99
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Hardback (BB)
08 Sep 2021
Timber Press
320 pages - 203 x 160 x 26mm


New York Times bestselling author Marta McDowell has revealed the way that plants have stirred some of our most cherished authors, including Beatrix Potter, Emily Dickinson, and Laura Ingalls Wilder. In her latest, she shares a moving account of how gardening deeply inspired Frances Hodgson Burnett, the author of the beloved children's classic The Secret Garden. In Unearthing The Secret Garden, best-selling author Marta McDowell delves into the professional and gardening life of Frances Hodgson Burnett. Complementing her fascinating account with charming period photographs and illustrations, McDowell paints an unforgettable portrait of a great artist and reminds us why The Secret Garden continues to touch readers after more than a century. This deeply moving and gift-worthy book is a must-read for fans of The Secret Garden and anyone who loves the story behind the story.
All the Presidents' Gardens 9781604695892, Beatrix Potter's Gardening Life 9781604693638, The World of Laura Ingalls Wilder 9781604697278, Emily Dickinson's Gardening Life 9781604698220
Marta McDowell returns with a beautiful, gift-worthy account of how plants and gardening deepy inspired Frances Hodgson Burnett, author of the beloved children's classic The Secret Garden.
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