Voyages/dr. Dolittle by Hugh Lofting

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Published by Delacorte Books for Young Readers .

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Number of Pages316
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ISBN 100385296630
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Told by nine-and-a-half-year-old Tommy Stubbins, crewman and future naturalist, the voyages of Doctor Dolittle and his company lead them to Spidermonkey Island.

Along with his faithful friends, Polynesia the parrot and Chee-Chee the monkey, Doctor Dolittle survives a perilous shipwreck and lands on the mysterious floating by:   This is the book in Hugh Lofting's Doctor Doolittle series that was made into a movie with Rex Harrison as Doctor Doolittle in Hugh Lofting's imagination allows us to talk with and learn from animals/5().

Having bought the first in the series, The Story of Dr Dolittle, for my young daughter and zipped through it myself waiting for her to be old enough (she's 3, has enjoyed complete Enid Blyton faraway tree stories twice over, and mummy-version Dr Dolittle, but is a bit young for a reading of the book), i thought i'd add to the collection with the second in the series, the Voyages of Dr s: 7.

The book "The voyages of Doctor Dolittle" is a great book for all readers. The ideas are stated very well. I suggested a this book to my sister and she started reading it. She got into the book that she didn't do except flip the pages until the book was over/5.

Told Voyages/dr. Dolittle book nine-and-a-half-year-old Tommy Stubbins, crewman and future naturalist, the voyages of Doctor Dolittle and his company lead them to Spidermonkey Island. Along with his faithful friends, /5(). The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle was the second of Hugh Lofting's Doctor Dolittle books to be published, coming out in It is nearly five times as long as its predecessor and the writing style is pitched at a more mature audience.

The scope of the novel is vast; it is divided into six parts and the illustrations are also more sophisticated.4/5. 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. - Summary by Karen Savage. 81) It was Voyages/dr.

Dolittle book bit upsetting to his mother, but the dad reasoned that if they'd agreed to the apprenticeship they couldn't object to Tommy accompanying Dr. Dolittle on potential voyages. Part 2 As part two opens Doctor Dolittle and Stubbins begin prepping for a voyage.

The best of the long series of Dr. Dolittle books, in this volume the Doctor encounters a new apprentice named Thomas Stubbins; solves the mystery of a wrongly condemned murderer; sails into shipwreck; bans bullfighting in a Spanish island through his ability to use the bulls to hoodwink the bullfighters; unwittingly becomes the (unfortunately colonialist) 4/4(7).

The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle Language: English: LoC Class: PZ: Language and Literatures: Juvenile belles lettres: Subject: Fantasy literature Subject: Animals -- Juvenile fiction Subject: Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction Subject: Human-animal communication -- Juvenile fiction Category: Text: EBook-No.

Release Date: Jan 1, Cited by: Winner of the Newbery Medal for"The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle" is Hugh Lofting's follow-up to his popular children's book "The Story of Doctor Dolittle". First published inthe book continues the saga of Doctor Dolittle, the man who can talk to animals. The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle was the second of Hugh Lofting's Doctor Dolittle books to be published, coming out in It is nearly five Voyages/dr.

Dolittle book as long as its predecessor and the writing style is pitched at a more mature : Random House Children's Books. The Voyages of Dr. Dolittle - Kindle edition by Lofting, Hugh. Literature & Fiction Kindle eBooks @ (). Told by 9-and-a-half-year-old Tommy Stubbins, crewman and future naturalist, Doctor Dolittle and company survive a perilous shipwreck and land on the mysterious, floating Spidermonkey Island.

There he meets the Great Glass Sea Snail who holds the key to the biggest mystery of all. About The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle. THE VOYAGES OF DOCTOR DOLITTLE, Books Of Wonder / HarperCollins,first edition thus, very fine in full color pictorial dust-wrapper.

Illustrated in full color by Michael Hague and SIGNED by him. A Newbery Winner from Seller Inventory # The second book in the ever-popular Doctor Dolittle series finds the physician who can talk to animals setting sail in search of a missing colleague.

Hugh Lofting's Newbery Medal-winning adventure ranges from the Mediterranean and South America to the bottom of the sea.

Join the good doctor on a fun-filled adventure with Jip the Dog, Polynesia the Parrot, and other. The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle was the second of Hugh Lofting's Doctor Dolittle books to be published, coming out in It is nearly five times as long as its predecessor and the writing style is pitched at a more mature audience.

The scope of the novel is vast; it is divided into six parts and the illustrations are also more sophisticated.5/5(5). The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle was the second of Hugh Lofting's Doctor Dolittle books to be published, coming out in It is nearly four times longer than its predecessor and the writing style is pitched at a more mature audience.

The scope of the novel is vast; it is divided into six parts and the illustrations are also more sophisticated. 8 quotes from The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle (Doctor Dolittle, #2): ‘I don't believe in a lot of baggage.

It's such a nuisance. Life's too short to fuss Cited by: The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting January, [eBook #] PGCC Collection: Voyages of Doctor Dolittle by Lofting eBook File: vdrdlpdf or vdrdlhtm Corrected EDITIONS, vdrdlpdf.

Separate source VERSION, Scanned by Charles Keller for Tina with OmniPage Professional OCR software *Ver* 2File Size: KB. 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 second volume of this series is called ‘The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle’. It was also published in by HarperCollins after its first release in In this novel, Hugh Lofting has shown that Tommy Stubbins gets taken in by Dolittle as his new assistant. The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting.

Hugh Lofting's sequel to The Story of Doctor Dolittle, which first introduced us to the very special man who could talk to the animals and come to their aid. The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle takes us to Polynesia and beyond, far from his home of Puddleby-on-the-Marsh. The book, written and illustrated by Lofting, was published in A movie titled The Voyage of Dr.

Dolittle starring Robert Downey Jr. is scheduled to release in You can request a review of a title you can’t find at [email protected].

Book reviews cover the content, themes and worldviews of fiction books, not their literary merit, and equip parents to decide whether a book is appropriate for their. The major theme of all the Dolittle books is the concern for life and living creatures, especially animals.

Dolittle is a doctor, concerned about health and life. Though he treats animals, he is also kind to people and during the course of his adventures rescues a number of them. Doctor John Dolittle is a character created by Hugh Lofting and first introduced in in The Story of Doctor Dolittle.

The second story, The Voyages of Dr. Dolittle, won a Newbery Medal. In total, there are 12 stories that are part of the Doctor Dolittle series. The series has inspired numerous films.

Wikipedia Book - The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle (version 2) Download M4B (mb) Download cover art Download CD case insert. 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. The first Doctor Dolittle book published was "The Story of Doctor Dolittle" in He wrote thirteen more, winning the Newberry Medal in for "The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle." Lofting illustrated all of the Dolittle books himself.

Inthe Doctor Dolittle books were made into a musical film starring Rex : The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle (Doctor Dolittle, #2), Hugh Lofting. The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle was the second of Hugh Lofting's Doctor Dolittle books to be published, coming out in It is nearly five times as long as its predecessor and the writing style is pitched at a more mature audienc 4/5(K).

The adventures of Dr. Dolittle and his tireless young friend Tommy Stubbins have delighted readers for nearly a century. Dolittle is a naturalist who's discovered the secret of talking to animals in their own language, and he spends much of his time traveling the world seeking exotic specimens.

Don't let the movies fool you: Hugh Lofting was an imaginitive and capable writer. Dolittle (also referred to as The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle) is a American fantasy comedy adventure film directed by Stephen Gaghan from a screenplay by Gaghan, Dan Gregor, and Doug Mand, based on a story by Thomas Shepherd.

A reboot of the original Doctor Dolittle film and its modern comedy counterparts, Dolittle is based on the titular character created by. 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.

The Voyages of Dr. Dolittle | The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle was the second of Hugh Lofting's Doctor Dolittle books. The novel is divided into six parts where Doctor Dolittle meets Tommy Stubbins, the young son of a cobbler, who becomes his new : Bottom of the Hill Publishing.

By: Hugh Lofting () The delightfully eccentric Doctor Dolittle, rendered immortal on screen by the gifted Rex Harrison, has remained a firm favorite with generations of children ever since he made his debut in an earlier novel, The Story of Doctor Dolittle.

In his second outing titledThe Voyages of Doctor Dolittle, the maverick physician takes on a new assistant, 5/5(6).

Wonderful old book. This book caught my eye in my schools library with its pink cover and of course it being dr. Dolittle. I read a few pages. The first few pages were difficult but after awhile i was addicted. I was surprised to find out the book had not been checked out since Its is a wonderful old book and has older style wording/5(44).

The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle was the second of Hugh Lofting's Doctor Dolittle books to be published, coming out in It is nearly four times longer than its predecessor and the writing style is pitched at a more mature audience.

Doctor Dolittle meets Tommy Stubbins, the young son of the local cobbler, who becomes his new assistant. Tommy learns how to speak animal. The voyages of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting, unknown edition,Random House Children's Books E-book in English zzzz.

Not in Library. The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle January 1,Paperback in English zzzz. Not in Library. The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle 5/5(1). 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. The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle is elegantly and comically written, the illustrations are whimsical, and the adventures of Tommy, the Doctor, the parrot Polynesia, and their friends are thrilling, hilarious, and unique.

If you can find a pre edition, buy it; if not, this one will do, but be aware that it's not exactly the same book that. Year Published: Language: English Country of Origin: England Source: Lofting, H.

().The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle. London, England: Lippincott Publishing. Free download or read online The Story of Doctor Dolittle pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in January 1stand was written by Hugh Lofting.

The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this classics, childrens story are John Dolittle. Dolittle (also referred to as The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle) is a American fantasy comedy adventure film directed by Stephen Gaghan from a screenplay by Gaghan, Dan Gregor, and Doug Mand.

The second book in the Doctor Dolittle series has many similarities to the first book. Like The Story of Doctor Dolittle, this book is episodic in the typical way of late 19th & early 20th century children’s books.

But there are a few key differences with how Lofting pulls this off in The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle. For example, there are now.

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