Daily Archives: June 3, 2015

The Oddball Life and Career of Dr. Sylas Neville

Almost all we know of Dr. Sylas Neville comes from the fragment of his diary that covers 1767 to 1788. I say fragment, because the surviving manuscript begins abruptly on January 26th, 1767, and he lived long after the date … Continue reading

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