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Title:
Inside the secret garden : a treasury of crafts, recipes, and activities
Author:
Collins, Carolyn Strom.
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Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : HarperCollinsPublishers, [2002]

©2001
Physical Description:
v, 130 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) : 27 cm
Summary:
A treasury of crafts, activities, recipes, and detailed historical information about and inspired by Frances Hodgson Burnett's classic novel, "The Secret Garden."
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780060279226

9780060291303
Format :
Book

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The Secret Garden, Frances Hodgson Burnett's timeless story, has been cherished by generations of readers ever since it was first published in 1912. Now, in this beautifully illustrated volume, you can step into the world of The Secret Garden. Learn all about Burnett's life and the different events and places that inspired her to write her beloved story. Discover what an English manor house was like, from the dEcor to the gardens to the staff that kept it running smoothly. Make Mrs. Sowerby's Hot Oak-cakes, create moss-covered flower urns, and learn traditional English rope-skipping rhymes. You'll even find out how to plant your own secret garden! For everyone who loved The Secret Garden, Inside The Secret Garden brings this magical world vividly to life.


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 1
Chapter 1 Frances Hodgson Burnett and The Secret Gardenp. 3
Chapter 2 Misselthwaite Manor and Gardensp. 20
Chapter 3 Secret Garden Breakfasts and Teas: Menus and Recipesp. 32
Chapter 4 In the Garden: Ideas for Creating Your Own Secret Gardensp. 76
Chapter 5 Garden Crafts and Skipping Ropep. 86
Conclusionp. 118
Language of The Secret Gardenp. 120
Bibliographyp. 126
Indexp. 128