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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland - Puffin Classics (Paperback)
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland - Puffin Classics (Paperback)

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Paperback 176 Pages
Published: 28/02/2008
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Puffin Classics: the definitive collection of timeless stories, for every child.

It's no use going back to yesterday, because I was a different person then . . .

On an ordinary summer's afternoon, Alice tumbles down a hole and an extraordinary adventure begins. In a strange world with even stranger characters, she meets a grinning cat and a rabbit with a pocket watch, joins a Mad Hatter's Tea Party, and plays croquet with the Queen! Lost in this fantasy land, Alice finds herself growing more and more curious by the minute...

Inspiring artists from Taylor Swift to Salvador Dalí, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland has earned its place as one of the greatest classics of all time.

'It really is this Bible for the imagination' - BBC

Publisher: Penguin Random House Children's UK
ISBN: 9780141321073
Number of pages: 176
Weight: 116 g
Dimensions: 178 x 129 x 10 mm


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“This year, that curious, hallucinating heroine Alice, friend of Cheshire cats and untimely rabbits, is turning 150 years old…And what a perfect match, in tone and whimsy, found in Rifle Paper Co.’s Anna Bond.”—Vanity Fair   “Publishers are having a creative field day with stunningly beautiful new covers—and lovely insides, too, in the case of Puffin’s whimsical Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, illustrated by Rifle Paper Co.’s Anna Bond.”—Entertainment Weekly   “Chic…The pretty face of Anna Bond’s Alice looks continually astonished, and even in the scene where her neck grows freakishly serpentine, the heroine remains comely. Elegant and unthreatening, Ms. Bond’s pictures abound with so many flowers and curling vines that Wonderland seems a much nicer place than perhaps we remembered.”—Wall Street Journal   “150 years after Alice in Wonderland was published, Anna Bond, the creative director of stationer Rifle Paper Co., draws a whole new tea party in this deluxe hardcover edition.”—New York Magazine’s The Cut   “In this beautiful, oversized, hardcover anniversary edition—with the complete, unabridged text—readers will fall in love all over again with the classic tale of the girl who fell down the rabbit hole. Illustrator Anna Bond, of gift and stationery brand Rifle Paper Co., applies her stylish, whimsical touch and distinctive color palette to Alice and her friends, from the inviting jacket and the case-cover art beneath it to the original endpapers and the superb full-color interior illustrations, large and small.” —Shelf Awareness   “This year marks the 150th anniversary of Lewis Carroll’s beloved classic, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Commemorate the occasion with a deluxe hardcover edition of the tale from Puffin Books, available Oct. 27. The new book is re-illustrated with vibrant, whimsical designs by Anna Bond of Rifle Paper Co., for a one-of-a-kind look at Alice’s imaginative journey.”—American Profile

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Jane Skudder

“Alice's Adventures in Wonderland”

Helen Oxenbury's illustrations capture the original spirit of Alice. She was always a warm, natural and curious child and this Alice looks the part to our modern eyes. My personal Alice collection is large, and... More

Paperback edition
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“Beautiful”

My favorite story from childhood, the pictures are beautiful in their own right and compliment the story perfectly and un Disneyfy the whole thing.

Hardback edition
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“Simply beautiful”

I was so excited when I saw the first glimpse of this edition. I collect copies of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, and this has got to be one of my favourites yet - these V&A editions of childhood classics... More

Hardback edition
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