Classic Starts?: The Voyages Of Doctor Dolittle

Hardcover | February 5, 2008

byHugh LoftingAbridged byKathleen OlmsteadIllustratorLucy Corvino

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Doctor Dolittle is a very special vet—because he knows how to talk to the animals!  So when he hears that there’s a terrible sickness hurting all the monkeys in Africa, the good doctor knows he must go and help them. Soon he’s off on an exciting adventure across the seas in this superb retelling of Hugh Lofting’s beloved classic.

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Doctor Dolittle is a very special vet—because he knows how to talk to the animals!  So when he hears that there’s a terrible sickness hurting all the monkeys in Africa, the good doctor knows he must go and help them. Soon he’s off on an exciting adventure across the seas in this superb retelling of Hugh Lofting’s beloved classic.

Hugh Lofting, 1866 - 1947 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 stories about Doctor Dolittle began as letters to his children while overseas in England during W...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:160 pages, 7.5 × 5.38 × 0.66 inPublished:February 5, 2008Publisher:SterlingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1402745745

ISBN - 13:9781402745744

Appropriate for ages: 6 - 8

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