PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED BY MARIANNE MOORE
MOORE, Marianne. A Marianne Moore Reader. New York, 1961.
First edition of this collection of Moore’s best poetry and prose, presentation copy warmly inscribed to Professor Henry Noss: "For Professor Henry Noss. I can think of nothing that would fit the debt I have to his conspectus of History and Art. Marianne Moore, April 6, 1964." A clipping of a poem that appeared in The New Yorker in 1964, dedicated in part to Noss, has been mounted to the front pastedown. $750.