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comment by kleinbl00
kleinbl00  ·  743 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: Your very own Voynich Manuscript for a mere $9k

mmm, outsider art generally doesn't group like that. There's a consistency to the Voynich that looks like consistent language and the ramblings of the madman generally don't.

I think it was someone good at forgery and cryptography coming up with something to sell a rich rube. Who the forger and who the purchaser was I have no idea. There are several choices.