Clement C. Moore 1779—1863

Clement C. Moore

Clement C. Moore is the credited author rewritten of A Visit from St. Nicholas (more commonly known today as Twas the Night Before Christmas). Clement Clarke Moore was most famous in his own day as a professor of Oriental and Greek literature at Columbia College (now Columbia University). At General Theological Seminary he compiled a two volume Hebrew dictionary. (source: Wikipedia)

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A Visit From Saint Nicholas (1823)

Clement C. Moore wrote A Visit from Saint Nicholas, better known as ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas, as a gift for his children. If an enthusiastic more »


The Night Before Christmas (1823)

As St. Nick and eight tiny reindeer descend through a brilliant night sky onto the roof of a Victorian house in a snowy New England village, the famous more »