Strangers to Us All Lawyers and Poetry

Charles Leonard Moore


"A lawyer and verse-writer of Philadelphia."

[Oscar Fay Adams, A Dictionary of American Authors 260 (Boston:
Houghton Mifflin Company, 5th ed. (1904)]

"Charles Leonard Moore was born at Philadelphia. He is a lawyer by profession, but has filled a diplomatic post at San Antonio, Brazil, and he has published several volumes of poetry." [Augustus While Long, American Poems, 1776-1900: With Notes and Biographies 300 (New York: American Book Co., 1905)]

Moore was born March 16, 1854. [Thomas William Herringshaw, Herringshaw's National Library of American Biography 216 (Chicago: American Publishers' Association, 1914)(vol. 4)]

Charles Leonard Moore


To England

Sonnets from A Book of Day-Dreams


Charles Leonard Moore, Odes (Philadelphia: Printed for the Author, 1896)

__________________, A Book of Day-Dreams (Philadelphia: Press of J.B. Lippincott Company, 1888)(New York: Henry Holt and Company, 2nd ed. rev. 1892) [online text]

__________________, Poems Antique and Modern (Philadelphia: John E. Potter and Company, 1883) [online text]

__________________, Atlas (Philadelphia: John E. Potter and Company, 1881)(a play, in verse)


Charles Leonard Moore, Banquet of Palacios, a comedy (Philadelphia: C.L. Moore, 1889) [online text]

__________________, Ghost of Rosalys, a play (Philadelphia: Printed for the Author, 1900) [online text]

__________________, The Red Branch Crests: Déirdre, Mève, Cuchulain (Philadelphia: Printed for the Author, 1904)

__________________, Incense and Iconoclasm: Studies in Literature (New York: G.P. Putnam, 1915) [online text]

__________________, Idols and Ideals: Studies in Literature and Literary Craftsmanship (Ridgewood, New Jersey: Editor, 1918)