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Burnett, Frances Hodgson

Syllabification: Bur·nett, Frances Hodgson
Pronunciation: /
 
bərˈnet/

Definition of Burnett, Frances Hodgson in English:

( 1849–1924), US novelist; born in Britain; full name Frances Eliza Hodgson Burnett. She is noted for her children’s novels, which include Little Lord Fauntleroy (1886), A Little Princess (1905), and The Secret Garden (1911).

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