Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Chris Riddell

£25.00

In our exhibition ‘Taking A Line For A Walk’ with John Vernon Lord are his illustrations of Alice in Wonderland. That book is no longer in publication but this special publication by one by one if his former students Chris Riddell is.

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First published by Macmillan more than 150 years ago, Lewis Carroll’s iconic story has been loved and enjoyed by generations of children.

This edition presents Lewis Carroll’s complete text, with illustrations from Costa Award- and Kate Greenaway Medal-winner Chris Riddell. Published 200 years after the birth of Alice’s first illustrator, Sir John Tenniel, also the political cartoonist of his time, Chris Riddell’s illustrations set a new bar in terms of excellence with his unique, rich and evocative interpretation of Carroll’s world.

With the curious, quick-witted Alice at its heart, readers will not only rediscover characters such as the charming White Rabbit, the formidable Queen of Hearts, the Mad Hatter and the grinning Cheshire Cat but will find fresh and wonderful creations of these characters by a true master of his art,; images that will live in our hearts and minds for generations to come.

  • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 320 pages
  • Reading age ‏ : ‎ 7 – 9 years
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 20 x 3.9 x 25.1 cm

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First published by Macmillan more than 150 years ago, Lewis Carroll’s iconic story has been loved and enjoyed by generations of children.

This edition presents Lewis Carroll’s complete text, with illustrations from Costa Award- and Kate Greenaway Medal-winner Chris Riddell. Published 200 years after the birth of Alice’s first illustrator, Sir John Tenniel, also the political cartoonist of his time, Chris Riddell’s illustrations set a new bar in terms of excellence with his unique, rich and evocative interpretation of Carroll’s world.

With the curious, quick-witted Alice at its heart, readers will not only rediscover characters such as the charming White Rabbit, the formidable Queen of Hearts, the Mad Hatter and the grinning Cheshire Cat but will find fresh and wonderful creations of these characters by a true master of his art,; images that will live in our hearts and minds for generations to come.

  • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 320 pages
  • Reading age ‏ : ‎ 7 – 9 years
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 20 x 3.9 x 25.1 cm