Manuscript autobiography by Michael Walsh, an Irish sea captain,
|Main Creator:||Walsh, Michael, sea captain|
Detailed history of the author's family including the Parle family. Some poetry included including a dedicatory page to a Reverend Simon McLeer, C. C. Moville, followed by six quatrains in praise of the Catholic Church (Rev. McLeer, a Protestant, officiated at Walsh's marriage).
Bound in brown leather.
Physical description: 1 volume (ca. 145 pages).
In fragile condition. Some pages detached. Inscription on front page "Matthew Walsh February 13 1855 / Michael Walsh / Wexford / wrote at Port [Kinnegoe?], near Moville, County / of Donegall [sic] in August 1836".
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|MS 42,249||Manuscripts Reading Room||Manuscripts|
Reproduction rights owned by the National Library of Ireland.