Wilhelm Nero Pilate Barbellion
Wilhelm Nero Pilate Barbellion was the nom-de-plume of Bruce Frederick Cummings (7 September 1889 – 22 October 1919), an English diarist who was responsible for The Journal of a Disappointed Man. Ronald Blythe called it "among the most moving diaries ever created".
Cummings was born in Barnstaple in 1889. He was a naturalist at heart and ended up working at the British ... more »
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