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Dumpty : the age of Trump in verse / John Lithgow.

Lithgow, John, 1945- (author,, illustrator.).

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  • ISBN: 1452182752 : HRD
  • ISBN: 9781452182759 : HRD
  • ISBN: 9781452182759
  • ISBN: 1452182752
  • Physical Description: 111 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: [1st edition].
  • Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [2019].

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"Award-winning actor and bestselling author John Lithgow wields a whip-smart, satirical pen in this poetic diatribe chronicling the last few abysmal years in politics. With lacerating wit, he takes readers verse by verse through the history of Donald Trump's presidency, lampooning the likes of Betsy DeVos, Anthony Scaramucci, Scott Pruitt, Paul Manafort, Trump's doctors, and many others. Illustrated from cover to cover with Lithgow's never-before-seen line drawings, the poems collected in Dumpty draw inspiration from A. A. Milne, Lewis Carroll, Edward Lear, Rodgers and Hammerstein, Mother Goose, and many more. A YUGE feat of laugh-out-loud lyrical storytelling, this hilarious and timely volume is bound to bring joy to poetry lovers, political junkies, and Lithgow fans"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Trump, Donald, 1946- > Humor.
Trump, Donald, 1946- > Caricatures and cartoons.
Trump, Donald, 1946- > Poetry.
Political satire, American.
Humorous poetry, American.
American wit and humor.
United States > Politics and government > 2017- > Humor.
Genre: Political satire.
Humorous poetry.
American wit and humor.
Satirical literature.
Humor.
Poetry.

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Dumpty : The Age of Trump in Verse
Dumpty : The Age of Trump in Verse
by Lithgow, John
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Dumpty : The Age of Trump in Verse


New York Times Bestseller! Dumpty: The Age of Trump in Verse is Volume 1 of a satirical poetry collection from award-winning actor and bestselling author John Lithgow. Chronicling the last few raucous years in American politics, Lithgow takes readers verse by verse through the history of Donald Trump's presidency. * Lampoons the likes of Betsy DeVos, William Barr, Rudy Giuliani, and dozens more. * Illustrated from cover to cover with Lithgow's never-before-seen line drawings. * Draws inspiration from A. A. Milne, Lewis Carroll, Edward Lear, and even Mother Goose. * Great for fans of A Very Stable Genius by Mike Luckovich, Win Bigly: Persuasion in a World Where Facts Don't Matter by Scott Adams, and The Donald J. Trump Presidential Twitter Library by The Daily Show with Trevor Noah. The poems collected in Dumpty draw inspiration from A. A. Milne, Lewis Carroll, Edward Lear, Rodgers and Hammerstein, Mother Goose, and many more. A feat of laugh-out-loud lyrical storytelling, this timely volume is bound to bring joy to poetry lovers, political junkies, and Lithgow fans alike. Audio edition read by the author.

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