Ireland As I Saw It


This antique hardcover book is bound in original cloth boards, with decorative etching on the front and gilt lettering on the spine. Spine slightly faded; some foxing; bookplate on front endpaper. Balch writes of his experiences returning to his native Ireland, interspersing personal memories with facts and histories of the Emerald Isle and its inhabitants. 432 pages; approx. 5"x8"



  • Ireland As I Saw It: The Character, Conditions and Prospects
  • William S. Balch
  • Hallock & Lyon, 1850