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Burnett, Frances Hodgson

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Pronunciation: /bəːˈnɛt
 
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Definition of Burnett, Frances Hodgson in English:

( 1849–1924), British-born American novelist; full name Frances Eliza Hodgson Burnett. She is remembered chiefly for her novels for children, including Little Lord Fauntleroy (1886), A Little Princess (1905), and The Secret Garden (1911).

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