An Account of the Caves of Ballybunian, County of Kerry. With Some Mineralogical Details. Dublin: William Curry, 1834. First edition. Pp 96. Frontispiece plate etched by H. Brooke, with several vingnett and full page drawings in the text, folded table to rear. Original cloth boards, title label to centre of upper cover, re-backed and with new endpapers. Scattered light browning to content pages, otherwise a good copy. Signed by the author on front pastedown, possible indicating his personal copy. William Francis Ainsworth (1807-1896) was a British surgeon, geographer and geologist. As an acknowledged expert on cholera, he offered his services as a physician during an epidemic in Ireland in the 1830's, recording incidents of that time in Ainsworth's Magazine and the New Monthly Magazine.