Thanks, I did - $23 On 8/24/21 12:54 PM, Kerry Driscoll wrote: > Try Abe Books. I've always found them to be a good source > for reasonably priced used books. > > Kerry > > On Tue, Aug 24, 2021 at 3:50 PM Scott Holmes <[log in to unmask]> wrote: > >> Can you imagine, Amazon wants $579.95 for this book. (I found only a >> single reference to "Reasoner" in MTP Letters, dated 1885.) >> >> On 8/24/21 12:09 PM, Barbara Schmidt wrote: >>> In a letter to Charles Webster, dated June 8, 1883 and transcribed in >> MARK >>> TWAIN, BUSINESS MAN, p. 214, SLC instructs Webster to go to the Delaware, >>> Lackawanna & Hudson to rent a special sleeping car to Elmira. He says he >>> had formerly gotten the car from Mr. A. Reasoner but he had not received >> a >>> reply yet. He writes Webster, “Go directly to the President of the road & >>> he will tell you how to proceed.” >>> >>> Barb >>> >>> On Tuesday, August 24, 2021, Scott Holmes <[log in to unmask]> >> wrote: >>>> The note on page 174 of Mark Twain's Notebooks and Journals Vol III >>>> indicate that the editors of this volume knew that DL&W officers in >> Hoboken >>>> were handling arrangements for the Clemenses special railway car. My >>>> question is how did they know this. Their note says only that >> instructions >>>> to Webster about the memoirs were written on the recto of the back >> flyleaf.