By Julian Vignoles

"A gentle Wildness: The existence and Loves of David Thomson' is a needs to read." -Michael McDowell SC, Irish Independent.

David Thompson used to be a Scottish author, folklorist and radio manufacturer, who turned an honorary Irishman. His existence took a defining flip while he got here to County Roscommon within the 1930's to show the daughters of the Kirkwood kinfolk. He fell in love with the daughter Phoebe Kirkwood and lower back to London in 1939, turning into a radio manufacturer with the BBC.

David Thomson used to be  uniquely proficient. His lifestyles used to be ruled by way of his love of ladies and locale, together with eire, Scotland, London. With over fifty unseen pictures, this biography speaks to what Seamus Heaney known as Thomson's 'delicate wildness' and to the contradictions and passions of a novel man.

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