The Warden's Tale, San Moritz, The Magdalene and Other Poems New and Old
Moore, Mrs. (Clara) Bloomfield

London: Remington and Co., 1883. First First printing. Maroon cloth stamped in gilt. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE REVERSE OF TNE TILE PAGE: "From the author/ Clara J. Moore". Clara Jessup Bloomfield-Moore (1824-1899) was a Philadelphia-born poet, novelist and philanthropist; inlater life she emigrated to London and was counted Robert Browing as one of her closest friends. She was a major benefactress of early aviation engineer John Keely, publishing four books dealing with his work. A tight, clean copy with very mionor wear at the head of the spine. Near Fine Cloth (Item ID: D6821)


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