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"Dear Sir, Yours of the 25th ult., addressed to our W. James Harper has been received. Our price for the Family Library, in 187 volumes, is $80; but for the purpose named by you we will supply it for $50, to be delivered here. This is much lower than our wholesale price. The difference is intended as a donation to the philanthropic project you have in mind." Harper and Brothers, signed L. Demarest. Abstract Number - 576
Harper & Brothers, New York
State Prison Letters; State Prison -- Reading
Demerest, L., "Letter from L. Demerest to James B. Finley" (1847). Finley Letters. 872.