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No One Seems To Understand This 15th Century Ancient Book And This Makes It Interesting

No matter how much you tend to study history in schools and colleges, your knowledge still remains incomplete. According to the historians, large portions of humanity are not studied yet. While there are bizarre objects found on the sea beaches for no reason, recently a mysterious text has caught attention of the historians.

This weird text was written in the early 15th century and has not been cracked till date. The illustrations of plants and animals depicted in the drawings don’t even exist in the reality. Can you figure out this secretive text?

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No One Seems To Understand This 15th Century Ancient Book And This Makes It Interesting

No One Seems To Understand This 15th Century Ancient Book And This Makes It Interesting

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This book garnered the attention of modern academics in 1912.

This book garnered the attention of modern academics in 1912.

Wilfred Voynich is a refined book trader who discovered this text.

The book is written in a language which no one has ever seen before.

The book is written in a language which no one has ever seen before.

Voynich tried to find out the sources of this handwritten book.

This antique book consists of 240 pages.

This antique book consists of 240 pages.

It is written from left-to-right and has many incomprehensible diagrams.

This vintage book was written in the 15th century.

This vintage book was written in the 15th century.

On the basis of carbon-dating technique, it was found out that the book was written somewhere around 1404-1438.

It was published in northern Italy.

It was published in northern Italy.

Voynich was quite fascinated about this mysterious book.

Many theories were proposed to determine the language of this manuscript.

Many theories were proposed to determine the language of this manuscript.

According to some scholars, it's a well-known European language which has become inexplicable with time.

Some researchers believe that this text is a secret code.

Some researchers believe that this text is a secret code.

But some scholars advocated that the holograph is a remnant from a vanished community.

The manuscript's illustrations are damn enigmatic.

The manuscript’s illustrations are damn enigmatic.

They are classified into 6 different groups, ranging from astrological, to herbal, to biological.

Some believe that these illustrations show the aliens.

Some believe that these illustrations show the aliens.

The creepy fact is that the plants and animals shown in the book don't have any existence.

The history of the book was discovered from a letter found inside the cover.

The history of the book was discovered from a letter found inside the cover.

The letter written in 1666 describe about the details of possession of this book.

This book was once owned by the Roman Monarch Rudolf II.

This book was once owned by the Roman Monarch Rudolf II.

Later this book was passed to his nurseryman, Jacobus Horcicky de Tepenecz.

There are many theories about the book's author.

There are many theories about the book’s author.

Some scholars believe that the Renaissance man Edward Kelley (left) is the author of the book while some scholars suggested that the mathematician John Dee wrote and sold the book to Holy Emperor Rudolf in 1600. Despite the theories regarding the book's author, the mystery of this unknown book remains unsolved till date. Well, there is a possibility that this book might be the only document of an alien civilization. Share this mind-teasing story with your friends and family.

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