Books

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

By Lewis Carroll
Illustrated by Anthony Browne

A dazzling anniversary edition of Lewis Carroll's classic story, illustrated by the award-winning Anthony Browne.

Lewis Carroll's classic story is wonderfully re-imagined by award-winning and internationally bestselling illustrator Anthony Browne, in a special anniversary edition. The story of Alice and her adventures in Wonderland has enthralled generations of children since it was first published in 1865. Lewis Carroll's timeless masterpiece, now 150 years old, is richly visual in its telling and in this beautiful anniversary edition, Anthony Browne's dazzling illustrations are perfectly paired with the surreal quality of Carroll's writing, making this a book to treasure.

  • 2015 is the 150th anniversary of the publication of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.
  • First published in 1988, this is a special anniversary edition of Anthony Browne's masterful interpretation of Lewis Carroll's classic.
  • Beautiful new jacket design.

About the author

Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (known by the pseudonym Lewis Carroll) was born in 1832. He was an ordained Deacon and an Oxford don. He was also a notable photographer, especially of children, with whom he had a remarkable rapport. It was for one child in particular, Alice Liddell, that the story of Alice was created. Carroll published a sequel, Through the Looking-Glass, in 1871. He died in 1898.

About the illustrator

Anthony Browne is one of the most celebrated author-illustrators working today. He was Children’s Laureate from 2009 to 2011 and has won multiple awards, including the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal twice, the Kurt Maschler Award three times and the much coveted Hans Christian Andersen Award. His outstanding work is loved and admired all around the world. He lives in Canterbury.

ISBN: 9781406361575
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: March 1, 2015
Dimensions: 190 x 280mm, 128pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $27.99
New Zealand RRP: $29.99
Stock Level: In Stock

Last updated on 09/12/18 at 21:43:23
Copyright © 2007 Walker Books Australia. All rights reserved.