Don’t Forget the Diver, by C A Chard


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Don’t Forget the Diver
Cecil Albany Chard
First edition

Classic account of the author’s working life as a diver from WW1 through to WW2 mostly in and around Cornwall. It includes tales about learning to dive, boats, fish and dangerous situations underwater.

Hardback. No dust jacket. Small marks to cover boards; top and bottom of spine rubbed. Good condition.
Front endpaper stamped ” Mrs B Whisstock … NR32 4PR’. two or three pages creased where the corner appears to have been turned down at one time as a page marker. Signs of rust (paperclip?) in centrefold on pages 104/5.  Otherwise, inside pages in very good condition.

221 pages
5 Black and white photographs
145 mm x 222 mm (5.6 in x 8.75 in)
1958, W & R Chambers Ltd, London/Edinburgh

Additional information

Weight .8 kg
Dimensions 30 × 18 × 5 cm