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Robert Ingpen

  • 4 stars across 34 books
    Robert Ingpen was born in 1936 in Geelong, Australia. He studied illustration art and book design at The Royal Melbourne Institue 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. His work includes his highly acclaimed series of illustrated children's classics, a unique achievement by one illustrator, which have now been published in many editions around the world.

    Robert now lives and works in Barwon Heads, Australia, near his hometown of Geelong.
    1st January 2017

    Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

    Lewis Carroll's fantastical tale is an artist's dream. With the complete, unabridged text and glowing full-colour illust... More

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    3rd April 2017

    The Secret Garden: V&A Collector's Edition

    The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett is a magical novel for adults and children alike. This new hardback i... More

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    2nd October 1997

    The Owl and the Pussycat

    A combination book and audio cassette of Edward Lear's classic nonsense poem.... More

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    3rd September 2013

    The Wind in the Willows

    Mole, Water Rat, Badger, and, of course, Toad of Toad Hall: these characters have captivated children for over a century... More

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    1st May 2017

    The Wind in the Willows

    Kenneth Grahame's classic tale was first published in 1908, and children and adults alike fell in love with the timid Mo... More

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    1st December 2018

    Peter Pan and Wendy

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    1st August 2010

    A Christmas Carol

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    1st February 2010

    Treasure Island

    Among the host of dastardly characters meet Long John Silver, ship's cook and charming villain - is he young Jim's best ... More

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    5th October 2017

    A Christmas Carol

    This classic seasonal tale of self-discovery has become one of Charles Dickens's most famous and best-loved works. On Ch... More

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    1st August 2014

    If You Wish

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    6th October 2011

    The Night Before Christmas

    The Night Before Christmas was first published in 1823 and is considered as being largely responsible for the conception... More

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    1st August 2006

    The Jungle Book: Templar Classics

    From the moment a little naked cub wanders into the lair of Father Wolf and Mother Wolf to the moment when the master of... More

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    1st March 2013

    The Ugly Duckling

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    1st March 2010

    The Adventures Of Tom Sawyer: Templar Classics

    On the banks of the Mississippi, Tom Sawyer and his friends seek out adventure at every turn. Then one fateful night the... More

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    1st September 2004

    Peter Pan and Wendy: Templar Classics

    The boy who refuses to grow up teaches Wendy and her younger brothers how to fly. Then it's off to magical Neverneverlan... More

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    1st March 2006

    Mustara

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    1st November 2014

    Oiche Chiuin and CD

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    19th May 2008

    You Wish

    When eleven-year-old Ben makes the ultimate birthday wish - the wish for unlimited wishes - he sends the magical realm o... More

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    1st September 2013

    Just So Stories: Templar Classics

    This sumptuous new edition brings together the series of incredible tales from master storyteller Rudyard Kipling. How d... More

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    1st September 2007

    The Wind in the Willows: Templar Classics

    First published in 1908, Kenneth Grahame's story of the riverbank adventures of Mole, Ratty, Badger and the exasperating... More

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    1st September 2009

    Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: Templar Classics

    Lewis Carroll's original, experimental classic is one of the greatest works of children's literature. In this volume, we... More

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    8th September 2016

    The Nutcracker

    It's Christmas eve and Marie and her family are enjoying the seasonal festivities. Drosselmeyer, the clockmaker and inve... More

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    1st May 2017

    The Jungle Book

    From the moment a little naked cub wanders into the lair of Father Wolf and Mother Wolf to the moment when the master of... More

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    5th October 2017

    Peter Pan and Wendy (Picture Hardback): Abridged Edition for Younger Readers

    "Then Peter knew that there was not a moment to lose. `Come,' he cried imperiously, and soared out at once into the nig... More

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    1st July 2008

    The Boy from Bowral: The Story of Sir Donald Bradman

    Donald Bradman is one of the best-known and best-loved cricketers in the history of the game. Born in New South Wales, A... More

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    30th April 1994

    People Who Changed the World

    One of four titles in the TURNING POINTS IN HISTORY series, illustrated in colour throughout by Robert Ingpen.... More

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    2nd November 2001

    Who Is The World For?

    "Who is the world for?" asks the baby bear in her winter cave and the lion cub on his grassy plain and the baby hippo in... More

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