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Hugh Lofting (1886–1947)

Autor de The Story of Doctor Doolittle

139+ Obras 11,562 Miembros 142 Reseñas 15 Preferidas

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Hugh Lofting was born in 1866 in Maidenhead, England. He trained as a civil engineer, getting his education from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Polytechnic Institute of London. He worked in Africa, the West Indies and Canada and then settled in New York to become a writer. The mostrar más stories about Doctor Dolittle began as letters to his children while overseas in England during World War I, where Lofting served with the British Army. The first Doctor Dolittle book published was "The Story of Doctor Dolittle" in 1920. He wrote thirteen more, winning the Newberry Medal in 1923 for "The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle." Lofting illustrated all of the Dolittle books himself. In 1967, the Doctor Dolittle books were made into a musical film starring Rex Harrison. Hugh Lofting died in 1947 at the age of 81. mostrar menos

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Obras de Hugh Lofting

The Story of Doctor Doolittle (1920) 4,019 copias
Los viajes del Doctor Dolittle (1922) 2,024 copias
El Circo Del Doctor Dolittle (1924) 508 copias
Doctor Dolittle's Zoo (1925) 362 copias
Doctor Dolittle En La Luna (1928) 341 copias
Doctor Dolittle's Return (1933) 257 copias
Doctor Dolittle: A Treasury (1967) 220 copias
Doctor Dolittle Tales (1920) 132 copias
The Twilight of Magic (1950) 74 copias
Doctor Dolittle Omnibus (1995) 20 copias
The Story of Mrs. Tubbs (1951) 14 copias
Six Doctor Dolittle Books (1954) 7 copias
Tommy Tilly and Mrs Tubbs (1937) 6 copias
Doctor Dolittle (1967) 4 copias
Porridge Poetry (2005) 4 copias
Dr. Dolittle (2015) 3 copias
Doktor Dolittle'i reisid (2019) 1 copia
Opera doktora Dolittle (1991) 1 copia
Opowieści z Puddleby (1990) 1 copia

Obras relacionadas

A Newbery Christmas (1991) — Contribuidor — 284 copias
The Golden Treasury of Children's Literature Set (1961) — Contribuidor — 209 copias
A Newbery Halloween (1991) — Contribuidor — 151 copias
Dr. Dolittle (1998) — Original story — 112 copias
Dolittle [2020 film] (2020) — Original book — 99 copias
Doctor Dolittle (1967) — Original story — 98 copias
Richard Adams's Favorite Animal Stories (1979) — Contribuidor — 70 copias
Over the Rainbow Tales of Fantasy and Imagination (1983) — Contribuidor — 62 copias
Animal Friends and Adventures (1949) — Contribuidor — 55 copias
Adventures of Doctor Dolittle Popup Book (1960) — Story — 10 copias
Doctor Dolittle: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (2008) — Original book — 8 copias
The Gunniwolf and Other Merry Tales (1936) — Contribuidor — 5 copias
Dr. Dolittle (2015) — Original work — 5 copias
Sammy Davis Jr. Sings the Complete "Dr. Dolittle" (1967) — Original story — 1 copia
Anthony Newley Sings the Songs from Doctor Dolittle (1967) — Original story — 1 copia

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I know my dislike for this book mostly comes from when I read it. I probably would have enjoyed it more if I had read it when I was in elementary school.
 
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Fortunesdearest | 41 reseñas más. | Feb 1, 2024 |
Details how the Doctor came to learn the languages of animals, and how he was called to Africa where he meets the rarest of all beasts, the marvelous two-headed pushmi-pullyu!
 
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PlumfieldCH | 41 reseñas más. | Dec 15, 2023 |
Doctor Dolittle's garden is teeming with insects. So the Doctor decides to learn the insect languages and soon hears lots of fascinating stories. None is more fascinating than the tale of the giant moths, and the doctor starts to plan a trip to seek them out. But before he can set off, he is amazed by the arrival of one of these moths. What is the reason for the moth's visit?
 
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PlumfieldCH | 8 reseñas más. | Dec 14, 2023 |
John Dolittle takes his circus to London, where with the help of the canary Pippinella he stages a bird opera.
 
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PlumfieldCH | 8 reseñas más. | Dec 14, 2023 |

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Obras
139
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17
Miembros
11,562
Popularidad
#2,035
Valoración
3.8
Reseñas
142
ISBNs
708
Idiomas
19
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15

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