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Doctor Dolittle in trouble

Hugh Lofting

Doctor Dolittle in trouble

by Hugh Lofting

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Random House in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human-animal relationships -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Dolittle, Doctor (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction.

  • About the Edition

    There just aren"t enough hours in the day for Doctor Dolittle. Not only is he busy talking to and helping his animal friends, he"s also trying to write a book about them all. So when his friend Matthew Mugg tells him of a sure way to get some peace and quiet, Doctor Dolittle jumps at the idea. But the plan is going to get him into an awful lot of trouble...

    Edition Notes

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    Statementfrom the stories by Hugh Lofting ; abridged by Charlie Sheppard
    GenreJuvenile fiction.
    SeriesRed Fox
    ContributionsSheppard, Charlie.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination87 p. :
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22142291M
    ISBN 100099405938

      Hugh Lofting's character Doctor John Dolittle, an English physician from Puddleby-on-the-Marsh in the West Country, who could speak to animals, first saw light in the author's illustrated letters to his children, written from the trenches during the War of , when actual news, he later said, was either too horrible or too dull.   Dolittle is an adaptation of the s children's book by Hugh Lofting, Voyage of Doctor portrayal of Dr. Dolittle, explaining, "As for Downey, his Dolittle is one weird creation — not in an.

      Doctor Dolittle meets Tommy Stubbins, the young son of the local cobbler, who becomes his new assistant. Tommy learns how to speak animal languages and becomes involved in .   Directed by Stephen Gaghan and based on Hugh Lofting's book The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle, the Universal Pictures movie stars Downey as Dr. John Dolittle, a physician with the ability to talk to animals.

      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. Looking for books by Hugh Lofting? See all books authored by Hugh Lofting, including The Story of Doctor Dolittle: Being the History of his Peculiar Life at Home and Astonishing Adventures in Foreign Parts, and The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle, and more on


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Doctor Dolittle in trouble by Hugh Lofting Download PDF EPUB FB2

Doctor Dolittle is desperate to write a book about all his animal friends. But his house is so full of animals that he never has a chance to finish all of his jobs and enjoy a moment's peace to write.

So, when his friend, Matthew Mugg, suggests a solution to Doctor Dolittle's search for 5/5(2). With no trouble at all, Doctor Dolittle cures the monkeys, but he and his menagerie become embroiled in one adventure after another. They narrowly escape sinking in their leaky ship, thanks to some stowaway rats with surprisingly cultured and well-bred diction, who alert the doctor just in time/5().

When Polynesia the parrot teaches him the language of the animals, Doctor Dolittle becomes a world-famous doctor, traveling even as far away as Africa to help his friends.

This edition of the beloved children's classic contains black-and-white illu Doctor John Dolittle loves animals.4/5. In fact, Hollywood doesn’t have the best record when it comes to adaptations of Hugh Lofting’s children’s book character who talks to animals.

So let’s take a deeper look at the trouble with Doctor Dolittle. Doctor Dolittle () Rex Harrison starred in this musical movie adaptation.

Hugh Lofting, "Chapter The Black Prince," The Story of Doctor Dolittle, Lit2Go Edition, (), accessed May 23 it meant that somebody had been making trouble, and she was thinking out some way to put things right. was Prince Bumpo, the King's son, opening the garden–gate. He carried a book of fairy–tales under his arm.

He came. The Story of Dr. Dolittle (The Vancouver Sun Classic Children's Book Collection #19) by Hugh Lofting and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   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 Story of Doctor Dolittle. New York, NY: Frederick A.

Stokes Sir," said the plow–horse as the Doctor opened the front door to let him out—"the trouble is that ANYBODY thinks he can doctor animals—just because the animals don't complain. As a matter of fact it takes a much cleverer man to be a really good animal–doctor than it.

Dolittle is a live-action film. ☀They say the great thing about being a kid is, it's so easy to pretend. You can have a conversation with your dog, or a baseball, or a banana. Well, what if it wasn't pretend. What if you could have a conversation. I mean, not with a baseball or a banana - that's ridiculous.

But with your dog I mean, we don't have the same concept of time that. 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.

Polynesia teaches Doctor Dolittle how to understand animal language. Parrots are the only animals that can speak human language.

Sick people stop coming to see Doctor Dolittle, because— a. he is not a very good doctor. he does not like people. his house is too untidy. Doctor Dolittle gets the idea of becoming a vet from— Size: 67KB. 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. Doctor Dolittle is desperate to write a book about all his animal friends.

But his house is so full of animals that he never has a chance to finish all of his jobs and enjoy a moment's peace to write. So, when his friend, Matthew Mugg, suggests a solution to Doctor Dolittle's search for solitude, the Doctor.

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.

The reader, however young, who meets him gets very soon a sense that if he were in trouble, not necessarily medical, he would go to Dolittle and ask his advice about it. Dolittle seems to extend his hand from the page and grasp that of his reader, and I can see him going down the centuries a kind of Pied Piper with thousands of children at his.

texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency DOCTOR DOLITTLE IN TROUBLE by HUGH LOFTING. Topics ENGLISH, CHILDREN'S BOOK, HUGH LOFTING Collection ArvindGupta; JaiGyan Language English.

ENGLISH, CHILDREN'S BOOK, HUGH LOFTING. 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. Doctor Dolittle and the Green Canary Doctor Dolittle and the Secret Lake is a Doctor Dolittle book written by Hugh Lofting. The book was published posthumously in15 years after its predecessor.

Children's fantasy, set in Victorian England. The chronological order is confused but they can be read as stand alones.

The goodreads series is by public Author: Hugh Lofting. Doctor Dolittle is desperate to write a book about all his animal friends.

So, when his friend, Matthew Mugg, suggests a solution to Doctor Dolittle's search for solitude, the Doctor agrees to try it. Doctor Dolittle will need the help of all his animal friends to get him out of this pickle. 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 animals—but he can.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 : Hugh Lofting.The Story of Doctor Dolittle () began the series.

The sequel The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle () won the prestigious Newbery Medal. 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.