Patrick R. Chalmers

Author of A Peck of Malt [1915], and the earlier Green Days and Blue Days [q.d.], a first book eulogised by Pall Mall Gazette, and praised for ‘charm, kindliness, imagination and that engaging quality possessed by sunshine and certain delightful people of heightening one’s vital spirits’ (Spectator). [Maunsel book list, endpapers of St. John Ervine, Mrs Martin’s Man, 1915 edn.]