Well, I have two books by Fatout that might be the ones Camy referred to.
The first one below has a picture of Fatout on the rear cover that looks
an older Woody Allen. I've noted that many historians don't smile. There's
even a rumor that many hard-core MT researchers don't have a sense of
happened to ask one of these researchers, who shall remain unnamed, if such
ability was possessed. I got no answer, which in itself was an answer.
And, it may be that I'm way too new to the MT community, because my humor
on steroids from studying the man. Here are the two Fatout books. David H
Fatout, Paul, ed. Mark Twain Speaking. Iowa City, Iowa: University of Iowa
---, ed. Mark Twain Speaks for Himself. West Lafayette, Indiana: Purdue