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Journal of a tour in Ireland, &c. &c. performed in August 1804; with remarks on the character, manners, and customs, of the inhabitants (1806)

Balch, William Stevens, 1806-1887 Ireland, as I saw it: the character, condition, and prospects of the people (1850)

Beaumont, Gustave de, 1802-1866 Ireland: social, political, and religious: Volume 1 (1839)

Beaumont, Gustave de, 1802-1866 Ireland: social, political, and religious: Volume 2 (1839)

Bennett, William, 1804-1873 Narrative of a recent journey of six weeks in Ireland, in connexion with the subject of supplying small seed to some of the remoter districts: with current observations on the depressed circumstances of the people, and the means presented for the permanent improvement of their social condition (1847)

Blake, Henry, 1789-1856; Blake, Martha Louisa, 1790-1853; Attersoll, Elizabeth Anna, 1796-1873 Letters from the Irish highlands (1825)

Bremer, Fredrika, 1801-1865. The homes of the New world; impressions of America (1853)

Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879 A journal of a visit of three days to Skibbereen, and its neighbourhood (1847)

Crosfield, Joseph, 1821-1879. Distress In Ireland: Letter From Joseph Crosfield, Describing the First Week of Wm. Forster’s Journey in the Distressed Districts (1846)

Dufferin and Ava, Frederick Temple Blackwood, Marquis of, 1826-1902.; Glasgow, George Frederick Boyle, 6th earl of, 1825-1890. Narrative of a Journey from Oxford to Skibbereen During the Year of the Irish Famine (1847)

Duffy, Charles Gavan, Sir, 1816-1903 "Threats Of Coercion" (November 29, 1845)

The Voice of the Nation: a Manual of Nationality (1844)

Eckenstein, Lina, d. 1931 Woman under monasticism: chapters on saint-lore and convent life between A.D. 500 and A.D. 1500 (1896)

Forster, William F., 1784-1854 Memoirs of William Forster, Volume II [excerpt] (1865)

Guardian of the poor The Irish peasant: a sociological study (1892)

Henderson, E. (Ebenezer), 1784-1858 Iceland; or, The journal of a residence in that island, during the years 1814 and 1815: Volume 1 (1818)

Henderson, E. (Ebenezer), 1784-1858 Iceland; or, The journal of a residence in that island, during the years 1814 and 1815: Volume 2 (1818)

Holland, Denis, 1826-1872 The landlord in Donegal: pictures from the wilds (1858)

Hooker, William Jackson, Sir, 1785-1865. Journal of a tour in Iceland in the summer of 1809 (1811)

Knight, Patrick Erris in the Irish highlands and the Atlantic railway (1836)

Kohl, Johann Georg, 1808-1878 Travels in Ireland (1844)

Mackenzie, George Steuart, Sir, 1780-1848. Travels in the island of Iceland during the summer of the year MDCCCX (1811)

Miles, Pliny, 1818-1865. Norðurfari: or, rambles in Iceland (1854)

Mitchel, John, 1815-1875 The last conquest of Ireland (perhaps) ([1876])

Mitchel, John, 1815-1875 "Threats Of Coercion" (November 22, 1845)

Moore, Thomas, 1779–1852 Memoirs of Captain Rock, the celebrated Irish chieftain, with some account of his ancestors (1824)

Nicholson, Asenath, 1792-1855 Annals of the famine in Ireland (1851)

Nicholson, Asenath, 1792-1855 Ireland’s welcome to the stranger; or An excursion through Ireland, in 1844 & 1845, for the purpose of personally investigating the condition of the poor (1847)

Nolen, John, 1869-1937 Madison : a model city (1911)

Higgins, Matthew James, 1810-1868 "The Irish Famine" (April 22, 1847)

Parnell, Fanny Isabel, 1848-1882 The Hovels of Ireland (1880)

Reid, Thomas, 1791-1825 Travels In Ireland In the Year 1822: Exhibiting Brief Sketches of the Moral, Physical, And Political State of the Country : With Reflections On the Best Means of Improving Its Condition (1823)

Somerville, Alexander, 1811-1885 A Cry from Ireland, or, Landlord and tenant exemplified (1843)

Somerville, Alexander, 1811-1885 Letters from Ireland during the Famine of 1847 (1852-53)

Tuer, Andrew White, 1838-1900 Old London street cries ; and, The cries of to-day : with heaps of quaint cuts including hand-coloured frontispiece (1885)

Tuke, James H. (James Hack), 1819-1896 A visit to Connaught in the autumn of 1847: a letter addressed to the Central Relief Committee of the Society of Friends, Dublin, by James H. Tuke (1848)

Willard, Frances Elizabeth, 1839-1898. Occupations for women: a book of practical suggestions for the material advancement, the mental and physical development, and the moral and spiritual uplift of women (1897)


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