THE VOYAGES OF DOCTOR DOLITTLE
ALL that I have written so far about Doctor Dolittle I heard
long after it happened from those who had known him— indeed a
great deal of it took plac...
A childhood love of animals shaped the writing career of Hugh Lofting (1886-1947). His work was chiefly built around the creation of a fictional character, Doctor John Dolittle, who sought to help ani...
In the judgment of some commentators, Hugh Lofting's books chronicling Doctor Dolittle's adventures should be off-limits to youngsters today for two reasons. First, some of the stories, in particular ...