Scarry, Huck

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SCARRY, Huck. (Richard McClure Scarry, Jr). Swiss (born United States), b. 1953. Genres: Illustrations. Career: McGraw-Hill Book Co., Lucerne, Switzerland, book designer, 1976; Scriptar S.A., Lausanne, Switzerland, designer for Swiss Watch and Jewelry Journal, 1977-79; author and illustrator of children's books, 1979-. Publications: SELF-ILLUSTRATED FOR CHILDREN: My First Picture Dictionary, 1978; Huck Scarry's Steam Train Journey, 1979; On Wheels, 1980; Huck Scarry's Steam Train Press-Outs, 1980; On the Road: A Panorama of Early Automobiles, 1981; Voyage en peniche, 1981, translation published as Life on a Barge: A Sketchbook, 1982; Voyage en ballon, 1982, trans. as Balloon Trip, 1983; La nostra terra, 1982, trans. as Our Earth, 1983; Aboard a Fishing Boat, 1983; Looking Into the Middle Ages, 1984; Lo Sai Come Si Vola?, 1984, trans. as Things That Fly, 1986; Lo Sai Come Si Naviga?, 1985, trans. as Things That Sail, 1986; Lo Sai Come Si Viaggia?, 1985, trans. as Things That Go, 1986; Aboard a Steam Locomotive, 1987; Pompieri, Pompieri, 1989, trans. as If I Were a Fireman, 1989. ART BOOKS: Diano Venziano, 1993, in U.S. as Venice Sketchbook, 1994. Illustrator of books by R.M. Peyton, M.J. Shapiro. Address: Birkenweg, 3780 Gstaad, Switzerland.