A newly illustrated edition of this classic tale by one of Australia’s greatest children’s book illustrators.
A new edition of Lewis Carroll’s classic book, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, featuring illustrations by Robert Ingpen. It tells the story of a girl named Alice who falls down a rabbit hole into a fantasy world populated by peculiar and anthropomorphic creatures.
Robert Ingpen was born in Geelong, Australia. He began studying illustration art and book design over fifty years ago at The Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology and has designed, written and illustrated more than one hundred works of fiction and non-fiction. In 1986, Ingpen received the highest honour in the children’s book world, the Hans Christian Andersen Medal, for his contribution to international children's literature. He has also recently been awarded an honorary doctorate from RMIT and granted Membership of the Order of Australia for services to literature. He and his wife Angela live and work in Anglesea near their home town of Geelong. In recent times, he has illustrated editions of classic works such as The Jungle Book, Treasure Island and the centenary editions of Peter Pan and Wendy and The Wind in the Willows.
Imprint: Walker Books Australia
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Release Date: September 1, 2009
Dimensions: 195 x 235mm, 192pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $39.99
New Zealand RRP: $44.99
Stock Level: In Stock