The Voynich Manuscript

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Re: The Voynich Manuscript


Post by Dux is not you » Wed Sep 27, 2017 9:49 pm

Bad news:
Medieval scholars judged Gibbs' hypothesis to be not novel. Gibbs' work was criticized as patching together already-existing scholarship and providing a highly speculative and incorrect translation; Lisa Fagin Davis, director of the Medieval Academy of America, stated that Gibbs' decipherment "doesn’t result in Latin that makes sense."[83][84] ... olas_Gibbs

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Re: The Voynich Manuscript


Post by Heroine of the Dragon » Thu Sep 28, 2017 1:01 am

Well, there you go!! Not such a simple solution, after all. And actually, not so disappointed since there is still mystery involved :D
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Re: The Voynich Manuscript


Post by ScottyMcGee » Fri Sep 29, 2017 2:35 pm

yayyy! still a mystery!

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