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Robert Ingpen

  • 5 stars across 35 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

    (9 reviews)
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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 January 2007

    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 2010

    A Christmas Carol

    (1 review)
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