The Secret Garden

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The Secret Garden  (1911) 
by Frances Hodgson Burnett
was initially published in serial format starting in the autumn of 1910. It is now one of Burnett's most popular novels, and is considered to be a classic of English children's literature. Several stage and film adaptations have been produced. [Excerpted from Wikipedia.]

Illustrated by M. L. Kirk


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THE SECRET GARDEN

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FRANCES HODGSON BURNETT

THE SECRET GARDEN

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"IT SEEMED SCARCELY BEARABLE TO LEAVE SUCH DELIGHTFULNESS"—Page 231

Copyright, 1911, by
Frances Hodgson Burnett

Copyright, 1910, 1911, by
The Phillips Publishing Co.


All rights reserved, including that of translation into foreign languages, including the Scandinavian.

Printed in the United States of America.

CONTENTS

  1. CHAPTERPAGE
  2. I
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    1
  3. II
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    10
  4. III
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    23
  5. IV
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    30
  6. V
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    55
  7. VI
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    65
  8. VII
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    75
  9. VIII
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    85
  10. IX
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    97
  11. X
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    111
  12. XI
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    128
  13. XII
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    140
  14. XIII
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    153
  15. XIV
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    172
  16. XV
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    189
  17. XVI
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    207
  18. XVII
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    218
  19. XVIII
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    229
  20. XIX
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    239
  21. XX
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    255
  22. XXI
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    268
  23. XXII
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    284
  24. XXIII
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    292
  25. XXIV
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    310
  26. XXV
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    328
  27. XXVI
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    339
  28. XXVII
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    353

THE SECRET GARDEN

This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1927.


The author died in 1924, so this work is in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 97 years or less. This work may be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.