Henrik Drescher


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Copenhagen, Denmark
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Henrik Drescher was born in Copenhagen and immigrated to the United States in 1967. He began a career in illustration as a young man and has been traveling throughout the United States, Mexico, Europe and China, creating massive journals of notes and drawings wherever he went.

His books are held in the collections of the Library of Congress, the Museum of Modern Art, the Victoria and Albert Museum, and the Rijks Museum in Den Haag, Netherlands. He has received numerous other honors including two awards from the Society of Illustrators.

Average rating: 3.88 · 995 ratings · 220 reviews · 39 distinct worksSimilar authors
Simon's Book

4.15 avg rating — 124 ratings — published 1983 — 10 editions
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Hubert the Pudge: A Vegetar...

3.69 avg rating — 68 ratings — published 2006 — 2 editions
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Turbulence: A Log Book

4.05 avg rating — 43 ratings — published 2001
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The Boy Who Ate Around

4.21 avg rating — 39 ratings — published 1994 — 4 editions
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McFig & McFly: A Tale of Je...

3.65 avg rating — 37 ratings — published 2008
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Postal Séance: A Scientific...

4.21 avg rating — 33 ratings — published 2004
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Pat the Beastie

4.07 avg rating — 41 ratings — published 1993 — 3 editions
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Love the Beastie: A Spin-an...

4.37 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 2011
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China Days: A Visual Journa...

3.95 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 2014 — 3 editions
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Klutz

3.60 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 1996 — 2 editions
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“Like their ancestors, Louise and her parents klutzed away their days.”
Henrik Drescher, Klutz

“However, to the amazement of their neighbors, the Klutzes never got seriously hurt. As clumsy as they were, the Klutzes were twice that lucky!”
Henrik Drescher, Klutz

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