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Doctor Dolittle and His Animal Family

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Action & Adventure - General, Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic, Juvenile Fiction, Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction, Animals, Fantasy, Fantasy fiction, Fiction, Children: Grade
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Open LibraryOL9335643M
ISBN 100613160924
ISBN 139780613160926

Doctor Dolittle and His Animal Family book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The monkeys of Africa are sick.

So Doctor Doli /5. 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 Animal Family Paperback – Ap by N.H. Kleinbaum (Author)5/5(1). The monkeys of Africa are sick. So Doctor Dolittle sails from home, bringing all of his animal friends: Dab-Dab the duck; Jip the dog; Gub-Gub the pig; Polynesia the parrot; and Too-Too the owl.

Along the way they have many amazing adventures.

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They even meet the. 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 them for the rest of their lives. No child should be without this classic story of a misunderstood doctor who finds great understanding and affection among the Doctor Dolittle and His Animal Family book.

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).

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, Doctor Dolittle and His Animal Family book holds the secret of life and making the world a happier place.

Get this from a library. Doctor Dolittle and his animal family: based on the original text and illustrations of Hugh Lofting. [N H Kleinbaum; Robin Preiss-Glasser; Hugh Lofting] -- A shortened version of the adventures of a kind-hearted doctor, who is fond of animals and understands their language, as he travels to Africa with some of his favorite pets to cure the monkeys of a.

Dolittle (also written as Doctor Dolittle) is a American fantasy comedy film directed by Betty Thomas, written by Larry Levin and Nat Mauldin, and starring Eddie Murphy in the titular role. The film was based on the series of children's stories of the same name by Hugh Lofting, but used no material from any of the novels; the main connection is the name and a doctor who can speak to Music by: Richard Gibbs.

So Sarah Dolittle packed up her things and went off; and the Doctor was left all alone with his animal family. “‘All right,’ said the Doctor, ‘go and get married’” And.

Doctor Dolittle's Post Office is the exciting third in the series of Hugh Lofting's Doctor Dolittle books. As usual, the Doctor has many adventures while helping his animal friends and the people he meets.

At the start book, Doctor Dolittle gets help from the sea birds to help to capture a notorious slave trader and free his captives, then. There have been many adaptations of Hugh Lofting’s classic Doctor Dolittle books, including the original film version and the family comedy starring Eddie Murphy.

The Robert Downey Jr. version isn’t an adaptation of one of Lofting's books in particular, but more brings to life Dolittle’s animal friends from across his various. Doctor Dolittle was a human doctor once.

But he liked animals very much. Then when his pets grew many, people didn't like them and didn't visit him. But one of his pets taught him animal languages when he had almost no money. Then he decided he became an animal doctor. This was the beginning of the adventure of Doctor by:   An incautious children’s novel, The Story of Doctor Dolittle is that the initial book within the Doctor Dolittle series.

The novel depicts the various adventures of Dr. John Dolittle as he learns the language of animals and takes on numerous feats as well as exotic travel, a dangerous encounter with pirates, and a mission to line right from ry: BOOKS_AND_REFERENCE.

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An optimistic and heartwarming novel, The Story of Doctor Dolittle leaves no one feeling indifferent, as Dr. Dolittle risks losing everything including his house, family and wealth for the sake of proper care and love of animal life.

Abundant with humor and a fun easy-to- follow plot, Lofting has successfully created a rich fantasy world with 5/5(10).

After the animal communicating veterinarian goes too far for his clientele, he and his friends escape their hometown to the sea in search of the Great Pink Sea Snail. Director: Richard Fleischer Stars: Rex Harrison, Samantha Eggar, Anthony Newley/10(44).

The book from which the new movie primarily takes inspiration is ’s The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle, taking both its period setting and more adventurous persona of the title character. The character of Doctor Dolittle was created by author Hugh Lofting and made his debut in the children's book, The Story of Doctor Dolittle.

In the century since Lofting introduced his hero, Doctor Dolittle has been adapted many times, perhaps most famously in the Dr. Dolittle film series starring Eddie Murphy as a modern-day version of the character/5.

Parents need to know that Dolittle is a kid-friendly adventure comedy starring Robert Downey, Jr. as a doctor who can communicate with animals. It diverges from author Hugh Lofting's original book, The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle (as well as previous movie adaptations from and ) into its ownDoolittle is a hermit following the death of his wife, who was a brave 3/5.

Doctor Dolittle (note spelling) is the main character in a series of about a dozen children’s novels by Hugh Lofting. The first book in the series [1]was published in The books were published over about a decade [2], but it's not important t.

Doctor Dolittle the Musical. You’ve never seen anything like it. 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.

"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 (also known as Dr. Dolittle) is a American DeLuxe Color musical comedy film directed by Richard Fleischer and starring Rex Harrison, Samantha Eggar, Anthony Newley and Richard was adapted by Leslie Bricusse from the novel series by Hugh primarily fuses three of the books The Story of Doctor Dolittle, The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle, and Doctor Music by: Leslie Bricusse, Lionel Newman.

Accompanied by his band of animal friends (a crocodile, duck, parrot, pig, monkey, dog and owl), the doctor sets off on an exciting around-the-world adventure full of danger and discovery.

This classic animal story, despite being nearly a hundred years old, still entertains and delights - from the bridge-building monkeys to the dog with an Author: Author: Hugh Lofting. 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. Reluctantly, Dolittle, his animal pals, Tommy, and Lady Rose travel to Buckingham Palace.

Dolittle finds his old school mate, Dr. Blair Mudfly, attending to the queen. Mudfly isn’t fond of Dolittle’s antics because Dolittle always outshines him. Dolittle does so once again and Author: Tess Farrand. After his human patients desert him, the kind-hearted doctor finds his calling in practicing animal medicine, and his fame spreads far and wide.

When a terrible epidemic breaks out among the monkeys in Africa, Doctor Dolittle sets out to save them, accompanied by some of his favourite pets Gub Gub the pig, Jip the dog and Polynesia the parrot.

The Story of Doctor Dolittle - The Story of Doctor Dolittle audiobook, by Hugh Lofting Doctor Dolittle, a little, lovable old doctor, had so many animal pets spread throughout his house and garden that patients would not come to him anymore.

As a result, he became poorer and poorer. But he occupied nearly all of his time tending to his pets, and his fame as an animal doctor spread 3/5. Product Description. Robert Downey Jr.

electrifies one of literature’s most enduring characters in a vivid reimagining of the classic tale of the man who could talk to animals: losing his wife seven years earlier, the eccentric Dr.

John Dolittle (Downey), famed doctor and veterinarian of Queen Victoria’s England, hermits himself away behind the high walls of Dolittle Manor /5(11). Doctor Dolittle's Zoo book. *Doctor Dolittle's Zoo* is an animal home, not a prison, and the animals come and go as they please.

But a visitor to the Rat and Mouse Club reveals a mystery at nearby Moorsden Manor, which Tommy Stubbins and the animals are determined to solve.Doctor John Dolittle is the titular main protagonist of the same name. In the movie and its sequel, he is portrayed by Eddie Murphy who also portrayed Axel Foley, Sherman Klump, Jim Evers and Norbit Albert Rice and voiced Mushu and Donkey.

In the movie, he is portrayed by Rex Harrison.

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The movie version of him is portrayed by Robert Downey Jr., who also portrayed Iron Man and Alias: Dr. Dolittle. The movie is based on the second of Lofting’s books, “The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle.” He created the character first to, in letters home from the World War I front, entertain his children.

Dolittle first appeared on screen in the movie, with Rex Harrison.