The History of the Hoppers. B. Parker, N.

The History of the Hoppers.

London: 1912. Nd (1912). Sml. folio, un-paginated, 54pp, 12 charming full page lithographs of the Hopper family exploits. The Hoppers' are a family of kangaroos. Orig. papered boards rebacked with the pictorial cover preserved. A beloved copy, well worn at edges, some, worn at corners, somewhat marked, some early coloring, title page ruffled, many plates with tape repair at left bottom hinge, affecting plates. A scarce work - this copy marginally suitable for breaking. Muir 5707. 'Perhaps the best known story entirely devoted to the kangaroo' (Robert Holden, The Mint Exhibition, 1985). Item #7908

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