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 (bûr-nĕt′, bûr′nĭt), Frances Eliza Hodgson 1849-1924.
British-born American writer noted for her children's books, including Little Lord Fauntleroy (1886) and The Secret Garden (1911).


(Biography) Frances Hodgson (ˈhɒdʒsən). 1849–1924, US novelist, born in England; author of Little Lord Fauntleroy (1886) and The Secret Garden (1911)



Frances Hodgson, 1849–1924, U.S. novelist, born in England.
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And then she smiles at Burnett, as well--you know, one of those fetching smiles, and damme if Burnett doesn't begin singing out: 'Goin', goin', goin'--last bid--goin', goin' for fifty-five sovereigns--goin', goin', gone--to you, Miss--er--what name, please?
Oh, I forgot to tell you--she palavered Burnett into lending her eight rifles for her men, and three cases of dynamite.
From his years in the entertainment industry, there's no more significant relationship that he forged than his ties to the prolific and wildly successful TV producer Mark Burnett.
But who knew TV producer Mark Burnett would get the blame for Trump's entire candidacy?
Most recently, Burnett has served as vice president and chief financial officer at EXCO Resourcesn (NYSE:XCO), positions he has held from 2013-2016.
Leo Burnett believes in using creativity to drive dynamic business change for its clients through its Human Kind approach where it puts the brand's purpose at the center of all communications.
Graphic designer Cristian, 26, investigated and saw Burnett emerging from another resident's room.
Leo Burnett and Publicis group of companies have announced the launch of social and mobile agency Holler in Dubai.
Leading advertising agency Leo Burnett has won the Oasis account, following a competitive, multi-agency pitch.
Actress and comedian Carol Burnett was honored by a Pennsylvania museum dedicated to actor Jimmy Stewart, a Hollywood star she was smitten with as a toddler during a trip to the movies with her grandmother in San Antonio, Texas.
Daniel Burnett made inappropriate comments to a woman, asking if it was "rape night", a court heard.
A few minutes before the curtain rose Wednesday at the Hult Center, and an evening of "Laughter and Reflection" with the legendary Carol Burnett got underway, a wailing Tarzan yell echoed from the upper balcony of the Silva Concert Hall.