Voynich Manuscript




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Country:
Italy


Place:
Frascati


Fingerprints:
Traces of ancient advanced astronomical knowledge


Description:

The Voynich Manuscript, also known as the worlds most mysterious book, was discovered 1912 by Wilfrid Voynich (Villa Mondragone, Frascati, Italy, Society of Jesus). It is dated to the early 15th century. The Manuscript is written in an unknown language which could not be deciphered up till today. There are 240 remaining pages with handwriting text and coloured illustrations. Through the illustrations the Voynich Manuscript can be grouped into six parts: Herbal, Astronomical, Balneoligical, Cosmological, Pharmaceutical, Recipes. Today the book is in Yale Universitys Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library. The Manuscript stays a mystery. Who was the writer and what unknown language he was using ?




Links:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ojAbrJJDt70, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Voynich_manuscript, https://brbl-dl.library.yale.edu/vufind/Record/3519597


Pictures:
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