Author's Note Vii Sources Viii pArT 1 A TroubleSoMe dAughTer 1 rosy's Story 1 2 rosy's conception 15 3 Finding rosy a home 21 4 The last Travelling circus 41 5 Trouble on Set: lean and his Actors 53 6 Trouble off Set: location Fever 76 7 A legend on location: Mitch enters dingle Folklore 92 pArT 2 TrAckiNg her doWN 1 Finding the principal locations 109 2 The role of each location 115 pArT 3 biddiNg her FAreWell 1 god Save our lean!: from the critics 171 2 god Save our lean!: for his legacy 187 AppeNdiX: cast; credits; Awards 194
MICHAEL TANNER was raised and educated in Oxford and is the author of 19 books. A confirmed film buff, his interests also include rugby, boxing, horseracing, and greyhound racing. The Legend of Mick the Miller was a leading contender for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year 2003 and for the National Sporting Club's Sports Biography of the Year. Michael Tanner has holidayed on the Dingle Peninsula for many years where he wrote Troubled Epic. Married with two daughters, he lives in Lincolnshire.
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