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Doctor Dolittle and His Friends

A special motion picture edition based on the stories by Hugh Lofting

by Hugh Lofting

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementHugh Lofting.
The Physical Object
Pagination57 p. :
Number of Pages57
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20937760M
LC Control Number67025852

Doctor Dolittle meets a beautiful singing canary named Pippinella, and they produce a Canary Opera on the London stage. The Doctor becomes famous for his Canary Opera and Animal Pantomime, and uses his fame to campaign for better treatment of animals/5. The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle (version 2) Hugh LOFTING ( - ) Doctor Dolittle and his friends travel to South America to meet the greatest naturalist in the New World. A note to listeners: This book was written in a different time, and as such, contains language and sentiments that are offensive to modern sensibilities.

Doctor Dolittle (Sir Rex Harrison) is a world-renowned veterinarian who speaks a wide array of animal languages. He sets off from his home in Puddleby-on-the-Marsh, England, in search of the Great Pink Sea Snail. In so doing, he and his friends meet such exotic creatures as the Pushme-Pullyu and the Giant Lunar Moth. This musical is the source. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .

Doctor Dolittle's Post Office is the third of Hugh Lofting's Doctor Dolittle books. Set on the West Coast of Africa, the book follows the episodic format of most other books in the series. In the beginning of the book, Doctor Dolittle helps to capture a slave trader's ship, then organizes the postal service of a small African kingdom, Fantippo 4/5. “The Story of Doctor Dolittle” is a children’s novel by the English writer Hugh Lofting. The full name of the work is “The Story of Doctor Dolittle, Being the History of His Peculiar Life at Home and Astonishing Adventures in Foreign Parts”.


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Doctor Dolittle and His Friends by Hugh Lofting Download PDF EPUB FB2

In the film series adaptation of the novel series, the family members of Doctor Dolittle are shown comprising of his wife Lisa Dolittle, daughters Charisse and Maya Dolittle, sister Sarah Dolittle, and father Archer Dolittle.

The series features his wife as Lily Dolittle. Hugh Lofting won the Newbery Medal for the second book of the. DOCTOR DOLITTLE AND HIS FRIENDS: A Special Motion Picture Edition Adaptation by Polly Berrien Berends from the characters and stories created by Hugh Lofting with photographs from the motion picture and drawings by Leon Jason ( Hardcover based on the screenplay by Leslie Bricusse) [Polly Berrien Berends, Leon Jason.] on *FREE* shipping on Author: Polly Berrien Berends.

The Story of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting is a fun, cute, and quick story about a people doctor turned animal doctor who can talk with animals. He and his wide range of pets go on a trip to Africa and back and go from rich to poor to rich to poor to rich again.4/4(67).

The subject of the forthcoming film The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle, the famous doctor who can speak to animals first appeared in Hugh Lofting’s letters to his children during World War I and then later commercially in The Story of Doctor Dolittle, the first book in Lofting’s popular children’s book series/5().

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. Doctor Dolittle, along with such good friends as Jip, his loyal dog, and Dab-Dab, his housekeeper duck, are now faced with great danger and challenges on their journey to Africa to save the monkeys. This is the story of Doctor Dolittle's adventures and his eventual return home with the miraculous animal who joined the family and provided for /5().

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 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. Many years ago when our grandfathers were little children there was a doctor and his name was Dolittle Dr Dolittle lives in Puddleby-on-the-Marsh with his friends Dab-Dab the duck, Jip the dog, Gub-Gub the baby pig, Too-Too the owl, the parrot Polynesia, as well as rabbits in the pantry, white mice in the piano and a crocodile in the fish pond.4/5.

36 rows  Doctor Dolittle's Post Office is the exciting third in the series of Hugh Lofting's Doctor. Vintage Children's Book Doctor Dolittle and His Friends Hugh Lofting Motion Picture Movie 1st Edition s Kids Books Birthday Gifts UrsToday 5 out of 5 stars.

Humans Doctor Dolittle Portrayed by. Rex Harrison (); Eddie Murphy (, ); Robert Downey Jr. Doctor John Dolittle is an English physician who became a doctor for animals after his parrot, Polynesia, taught him to speak animal languages.

He lives in the fictional town of Puddleby-on-the-Marsh in England's West Country, along with his many animal friends. Doctor Dolittle in the Moon book. A giant moth gives Doctor Dolittle and his friends a ride to the moon. Once there, the good doctor learns lots of new languages and meets a whole new world of interesting creatures, including the Man in the Moon and the beautiful Vanity Lilies.

The Robert Downy Jr. led live-action film Dolittle hits theaters on January 17th, bringing with it a wave of nostalgia for the beloved children’s book series which began with The Story of Doctor Dolittle in Hugh Lofting's story centers around Doctor John Dolittle, a physician whose love for animals leads him to learn from his parrot, Polynesia, how to communicate with : Kelsey Mcconnell.

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).

Dolittle is a famed, highly skilled, and talented veterinarian who lives with his animal friends on a sanctuary. His sanctuary used to be a veterinary clinic until his wife died at sea.

Depressed by his wife’s death, he shuts down his clinic, and breaks off all contact with humans. # Dolittle star Robert Downey Jr. is here to give you a lesson in animal sounds 🐯 Join him on the adventure in cinemas NOW: Dolittle February 7 /5. John Dolittle is a very busy doctor with a wife and two daughters, and he likes his ordinary life very much.

But that's all over when Dr. Dolittle gets a bad bump on the head. The next thing Dolittle learns is that not only can he understand what animals are saying when they bark, bleat, meow, but he can also talk back to them/5. 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.

Animal adventures. An exciting retelling of Hugh Lofting's beloved tale for beginning chapter book readers. Doctor Dolittle doesn't understand people, but he can talk to animals. His very best friends include a duck, a dog, a pig, and a parrot, and he has more pets than his house will fit.

Doctor Dolittle would do anything for his animal friends/5. By: Hugh Lofting () An adventurous children’s novel, The Story of Doctor Dolittle is the first book in the Doctor Dolittle series. The novel depicts the many adventures of Dr.

John Dolittle as he learns the language of animals and takes on various feats including exotic travel, a dangerous encounter with pirates, and a mission to set right from wrong.5/5(10).Doctor Dolittle returns to the stage in Leslie Bricusse’s acclaimed family musical.

Join the eccentric Doctor, his human companions and his exotic menagerie of animal friends on an extraordinary adventure to find the Giant Pink Sea Snail, that holds the secret of life and making the world a happier place.Doctor Dolittle’s Post Office is the third of Hugh Lofting’s Doctor Dolittle books.

Set on the West Coast of Africa, the book follows the episodic format of most other books in the series. In the beginning of the book, Doctor Dolittle helps to capture a slave trader’s ship, then organizes the postal service of a small African kingdom, Fantippo, ruled over by King Koko.