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3 edition of Doctor Dolittle found in the catalog.

Doctor Dolittle

Hugh Lofting

Doctor Dolittle

a treasury.

by Hugh Lofting

  • 161 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fantasy.,
  • Animals -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    An introduction to Doctor Dolittle"s world of animals, including selections from eight of Lofting"s books about him and many of the author"s original drawings.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ10.3.L85 Dar
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 246 p.
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5541463M
    LC Control Number67019270

    The Story of Doctor Dolittle, Being the History of His Peculiar Life at Home and Astonishing Adventures in Foreign Parts (), written and illustrated by the British author Hugh Lofting, is the first of his Doctor Dolittle books, a series of children's novels about a man who learns to talk to animals and becomes their champion around the world. Doctor Dolittle and the Secret Lake is a Doctor Dolittle book written by Hugh book was published posthumously in , 15 years after its predecessor. Fittingly, it is the longest book in the series, and the tone is the darkest; World War II took place before the book was published, during which Lofting had published his anti-war poem Victory for the Slain.

      The Story of Doctor Dolittle is one of the most delightfully imaginative stories in children's literature, featuring the well-loved and eccentric doctor who learns to talk to animals. Unlike most doctors, Doctor Dolittle doesn't treat humans; he treats animals. His house in Puddleby-on-the-Marsh is full of an eclectic mix of creatures, from Polynesia the parrot to Gub /5(30). The adventures of doctor Dolittle are so witty that are still read today, even by grownups. The character of doctor Dolittle became a part of the pop culture and people who love and get along with animals are told to be real doctor Dolittles. This book has had many movie and theater adaptions which just made it more popular. Genre: novel.

    The Story of Doctor Dolittle is the first of his Doctor Dolittle books, a series of children's novels about a man who learns to talk to animals and becomes their champion around the world. Source: Lofting, H. (). The Story of Doctor Dolittle. New York, NY: Frederick A. Stokes. Introduction An introduction by Hugh Walpole. Chapter 1: Puddleby.   MyWonderBooks Bring all Famous stories and novels in a simple 10 pages and as audiobooks with hight quality illustration pictures and translated to 6 languag.


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Hugh Lofting (Author) out of 5 stars 62 ratings. Book 1 of 12 in the Doctor Dolittle Series. See all 44 formats and editions. Hide other formats and editions. Audible Audiobook, Unabridged. School & Library Binding. $ Read with Our Free App. Free with your Audible trial. School & Library Binding.

$ 17 Used from $ 9 New from $15 Cited by: The debut book of the Doctor Dolittle series written by author Hugh Lofting is entitled ‘The Story of Doctor Dolittle’. It was originally released in followed by a re-release in by HarperCollins.

The book opens by showing that Dolittle is fond of animals. First published inThe Story of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting is a childrens book classic, which has been enjoyed by many generations since it first released. Most people will be familiar to this classic thanks to the screen revivals of this text.4/5.

The Story of Doctor Dolittle - Kindle edition by Lofting, Hugh. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Story of Doctor Dolittle.4/4(67).

Directed by Stephen Gaghan. With Robert Downey Jr., Antonio Banderas, Michael Sheen, Jim Broadbent. A physician who can talk to animals embarks on an adventure to find a legendary island with a young apprentice and a crew of strange pets/10(K).

The delightfully eccentric Doctor Dolittle, Shelve The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle. Currently Reading. Currently Reading. Doctor Dolittle's Post Office. by Hugh Lofting. Ratings 29 Reviews published editions.

Doctor Dolittle establishes a swallow mail Shelve Doctor Dolittle's Post Office. Currently : Hugh Lofting. The Story of Doctor Dolittle (), a children’s novel by Hugh Lofting, is the first in a series of books about the adventures of the title character, who learns how to speak with animals.

The original story contained many plot elements and vocabulary choices that have become controversial over time; later editions often bowdlerize these. Doctor John Dolittle is the central character of a series of children's books by Hugh Lofting starting with the _The Story of Doctor Dolittle_.

He is a doctor who shuns human patients in favour of animals, with whom he can speak in their own languages.

He later becomes a naturalist, using his abilities to speak with animals to better understand nature and the history of the world.

Doctor. About The Story of Doctor Dolittle. Dolittle is soon to be a major motion picture from Universal Pictures, starring Robert Downey Jr. and featuring the voice talents of Emma Thompson, Tom Holland, Selena Gomez, and John Cena. Meet the character who inspired the classic books in Dr.

Dolitte’s first grand adventure. Doctor Dolittle is one of kind. Not only can he talk to. The Story of Doctor Dolittle, Being the History of His Peculiar Life at Home and Astonishing Adventures in Foreign Parts (), written by Hugh Lofting, is the first of his Doctor Dolittle books, a series of children's novels about a man who learns to talk to animals and becomes their champion around the world.

Doctor Dolittle’s Circus (), a book by Hugh Lofting. John J. Doolittle, the co-proprietor of Bogert & Doolittle, a merchant tailor shop in Author: Matthew Dessem. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

Project Gutenberg; 61, free ebooks Author: Lofting, Hugh, Author of introduction, etc. Walpole, Hugh, Title: The Story of Doctor Dolittle Language: English: LoC Class: PZ: Language and Literatures: Juvenile belles lettres: Subject: Fantasy Cited by: The Story of Doctor Dolittle is a popular book by Hugh Lofting.

Read The Story of Doctor Dolittle, free online version of the book by Hugh Lofting, on Hugh Lofting's The Story of Doctor Dolittle consists of 21 parts for ease of reading. Choose the part of The Story of Doctor Dolittle which you want to read from the table of contents to get started.

The next three, Doctor Dolittle's Post Office, (), Doctor Dolittle's Circus () and Doctor Dolittle's Caravan () are all actually prequels (or "midquels", as they take place during the events of The Story of Doctor Dolittle). Five more followed, and after Lofting's death two more volumes, composed of short unpublished pieces, appeared.

The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle is an excellent book because it is amazing le can talk to you start reading it you can't put the book book is told by 9 year old Tommy is also quite easy reading, meaning the words were not very hard.

The book shared humor and suspense.5/5(5). Hugh Lofting (January –September ) was a British author who created the beloved and timeless character of Doctor Dolittle. His stories have inspired several major motion pictures over the last sixty years, and many household names—including Rex Harrison, Eddie Murphy, and Robert Downey Jr.—have taken on the titular Edition: Boxed Set.

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Written by Nevin Martell | Published on J Recently, I was reading my 4-year-old son a book I loved as a child, Hugh Lofting’s The Story of Doctor Dolittle. The first few chapters unfolded as I remembered. It was a sweet, sometimes silly. The good Doctor Dolittle, accompanied by his devoted animal friends, sets sail once again.

This time it is a voyage of discovery, to learn the secret of the Shellfish language, and to teach Tommy Stubbins, the Doctor's young protege, all there is to know about animals and their languages.

The Doctor Dolittle book series by Hugh Lofting includes books The Story of Doctor Dolittle: Being the History of his Peculiar Life at Home and Astonishing Adventures in Foreign Parts, The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle, Doctor Dolittle's Post Office, and several more.

See the complete Doctor Dolittle series book list in order, box sets or omnibus. Hugh Lofting, "Chapter 2: Animal Language," The Story of Doctor Dolittle, Lit2Go Edition, (), accessedOne afternoon when the Doctor was busy writing in a book, Polynesia sat in the window—as she nearly always did—looking out at the leaves blowing about in the garden.

Presently she laughed aloud.Book Summary. Doctor Dolittle lived with his sister Sarah in a small house in Puddleby-on-the-Marsh. He was a famous doctor who loved animals and had many of them. His pets were a small parrot Polynesia, a pig Gub-Gub, a duck Dab-Dab and an owl Too-Too.

One day Polynesia and an animal food salesman suggested to Dolittle to become a veterinarian.The Story of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting, Lippincott, Book Club Edition, B/W illustration by Murray Tinkleman, talk to the animals LonghairMemories 5 out of 5 stars (64) $ Favorite.