Dr. Seuss : Green Eggs And Ham And The Cat In The Hat

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Study of Dr. Seuss
Dr. Seuss is probably the American writer who has so far had the greatest impact on children's literature. The intelligent usage of vivid illustrations, imaginative characters, and catchy rhymes made it easy for people who grew up reading these stories to recognize them. However, although the author worked tirelessly at his craft, he is not well-known since he did not seek after personal fame. Most of the fans to his literary materials are not well conversant with the details of his private life. For instance, most people are not aware that Dr. Seuss was not a doctor, but simply added the prefix to his pseudonym to provide credibility to the menagerie of characters in his works (Thompson 21). He worked as a writer and a cartoonist, publishing nearly more than sixty books. Some of the most famous pieces of his work include “Green Eggs and Ham” and the “The Cat in the Hat.”
Theodor Seuss Geisel was born in Springfield, Massachusetts on March 2, 1904. The town had booming business activities and large manufacturing firms and a thriving population mainly comprising of German immigrants. Dr. Seuss father and grandfather owned successful brewing company, implying that he would grow up in the middle of a bustling and a wealthy extended family. Theodor grew up during WWI and thus managed to acquire a sense of patriotism that remained with him through his entire lifetime. He also sold the US War Bonds as a Scout ('Said-a-Bird-in-the-Midst-of-a-Blitz 61). However,

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