Gretchen Holbrook Gerzina, dean of Commonwealth Honors College and Paul Murray Kendall Chair in Biography, is the editor of â€œFrances Hodgson Burnett: The Secret Garden, A Little Princess, Little Lord Fauntleroy,â€� which was recently published by the Library of America.
The book contains three Burnett novels, other written materials by Burnett and remastered illustrations. Gerzina also wrote a chronology of Burnettâ€™s life which is included in the book.
Gerzina is also the author of a Burnett biography, â€œFrances Hodgson Burnett: The Unexpected Life of the Author of The Secret Garden,â€� and is editor of several editions of â€œThe Secret Garden.â€�
The book was launched two weeks ago by Library of America and the Central Park Conservancy at the Burnett fountain in Central Park. Here is a link to the book from the publisherâ€™s website.