Tricky Dick and His Pals Comical Stories
Wortis, Dr. Joseph

New York: Quadrangle New York Times Book Co., 1974. F (28) pages; with pictorial endpapers at front; color illustrated throughout with funny pictures by David Arkin; inscribed & signed on the front endpaper by the author in the year of publication, "To Ingr & Dan with warm regards from Joseph Wortis 12/24/74"; this visual political satire of the former president accomplished via poetic humor and allusions to Watergate and Nixonian scandals, using as a framework the 19th century Dr. Heinrich Hoffmann's Der Struwwelpeter "Sloppy Peter" children's cautionary tales; bound in the original illustrated pictorial boards; some darkening and soil to binding; in very good condition; Dr. Joseph Wortis (1906-1995) American psychiatrist, founder of the journal Biological Psychiatry. Very Good Hardcover (Item ID: 22030)


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