PB Boxed Set - 208 x 172mm
Market: Children's Classics
Robert Ingpen Classics
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll - The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame - Peter Pan and Wendy by J.M. Barrie
Illustrated by Robert Ingpen
Whether you were entranced by Mole, Rat and Badger’s adventures by the riverbank, captivated by Alice’s peculiar encounters down the rabbit hole, or spellbound by mischievous Peter Pan’s skirmishes with the villainous Captain Hook, children of all ages have been entertained by these eternally popular stories for over a century. These classic works of children’s literature are brought to life in stunning illustrations by award-winning Australian artist, Robert Ingpen.
Complete and unabridged, these handsome new editions, which have received international acclaim in hardback publication, are now available for the first time in paperback, and together form an essential children’s library.
Robert Ingpen was born in 1936 in Geelong, Australia, and still lives and works nearby in Barwon Heads. He studied illustration art and book design at The Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. In 1986 he was awarded the Hans Christian Andersen Medal for his contribution to children’s literature and he has been honoured with Membership of the Order of Australia.
A world-renowned artist and author, Ingpen has designed, illustrated and written more than one hundred books, including his highly acclaimed series of illustrated Children’s Classics, which have now been published in many editions around the world. www.robertingpen.com