Donald Thomas


(Donald Serrell Thomas)
UK flag (b.1934)

aka Richard Dacre, Francis Selwyn

Donald is the author of several biographies, including Cochrane: Britannia's Sea Wolf and Robert Browning: A Life Within Life, which was runner-up for the Whitbread Prize.

He also writes fiction and is a prize-winning poet (his collection Points of Contact won the Eric Gregory Award).