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The story of Doctor Dolittle

Author: Hugh Lofting; Angel Domínguez; Gina Gold
Publisher: New York : Racehorse For Young Readers, 2019. ©2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : First Racehorse for Young Readers editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
After losing the majority of his wealth, the doctor receives word that an epidemic among monkeys is spreading throughout Africa and makes the voyage to confront the plague-ridden continent. Upon being shipwrecked with his animal crew, a slew of tribulations and adventures ensue in a classic story that has captivated readers young and old for nearly a century.
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Genre/Form: Animal fiction
Children's stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Fantasy fiction
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Dolittle, Doctor; Dolittle, Doctor.
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hugh Lofting; Angel Domínguez; Gina Gold
ISBN: 9781631582677 1631582674
OCLC Number: 1073107419
Notes: Originally published by Frederick a. Stokes Company in 1920.
Description: ix, 114 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Contents: Puddleby --
Animal language --
More money troubles --
A message from Africa --
The great journey --
Polynesia and the king --
The bridge of apes --
The leader of the lions --
The monkeys' council --
The rarest animal of all --
The black prince --
Medicine and magic --
Red sails and blue wings --
The rats' warning --
The barbary dragon --
Too-Too, the listener --
The ocean gossips --
Smells --
The rock --
The fisherman's town --
Home again.
Responsibility: Hugh Lofting ; illustrated by Angel Domínguez ; text adapated by Gina Gold.

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