Clement C. Moore

The New-York Book of Poetry

originally published:
New York : George Dearborn, Publisher

We offered this copy of the first edition, with a presentation inscription from the publisher, in our Catalog 160.

reference info

bio notes:
born: 7/15/1779
died: 7/10/1863
born as: Clement Clarke Moore

American scholar, now chiefly remembered for the ballad that begins "'Twas the night before Christmas." - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature